Published On: Mon, Jun 19th, 2017

Should You Sell Google Inc. Based On Current Broker Views?


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL).

The latest broker reports which have been released state 17 analysts have a rating of “buy”, 22 analysts “outperform”, 5 analysts “hold”, 0 analysts “underperform” and 1 analysts “sell”.

Most recent broker ratings

06/15/2017 – Google Inc. was downgraded to “hold” by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a USD 1000 price target on the stock.

06/07/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at MoffettNathanson.

06/01/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Instinet.

05/23/2017 – Google Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Wells Fargo. They now have a USD 1150 price target on the stock.

05/23/2017 – Google Inc. had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They now have a USD 1050 price target on the stock.

05/22/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 1250 price target on the stock.

05/22/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Aegis Capital. They now have a USD 1090 price target on the stock.

05/20/2017 – Google Inc. had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Piper Jaffray.

05/19/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. They now have a USD 1200 price target on the stock.

05/18/2017 – Google Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 1050 price target on the stock.

05/12/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. They now have a USD 1050 price target on the stock.

05/10/2017 – Google Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 1100 price target on the stock.

05/08/2017 – Google Inc. had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at MKM Partners. They now have a USD 1170 price target on the stock.

04/28/2017 – Google Inc. had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. They now have a USD 1050 price target on the stock.

04/28/2017 – Google Inc. had its “underperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. They now have a USD 725 price target on the stock.

Google Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 967.45 and a 200 day moving average of 868.27. The stock’s market capitalization is 663.12B, it has a 52-week low of 672.66 and a 52-week high of 1008.61.

The share price of the company (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was down -0.16%, with a high of 959.95 during the day and the volume of Google Inc. shares traded was 2559217.

Alphabet Inc. is a holding company. The Company’s businesses include Google Inc. (Google) and its Internet products, such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo and X. The Company’s segments include Google and Other Bets. The Google segment includes its Internet products, such as Search, Ads, Commerce, Maps, YouTube, Google Cloud, Android, Chrome and Google Play, as well as its hardware initiatives. The Google segment is engaged in advertising, sales of digital content, applications and cloud offerings, and sales of hardware products. The Other Bets segment is engaged in the sales of Internet and television services through Google Fiber, sales of Nest products and services, and licensing and research and development (R&D) services through Verily. It offers Google Assistant, which allows users to type or talk with Google; Google Maps, which helps users navigate to a store, and Google Photos, which helps users store and organize all of their photos.