Alphabet Stock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy Alphabet stock? (NasdaqGS:GOOG). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

  • This company is very stable.
  • This stock is available at a great discount!
  • This company has wild ups and downs.
  • This company is making money at a modest rate.
  • This company pays no dividend.

Inside the GOOG Numbers

GOOG Price
(Alphabet stock price per share)
[?] GOOG Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
[?] GOOG Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $707.30
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 92% lower than other Technology stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 98% higher than other Internet Content & Information stocks
[?] Cash Yield 25.24%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 37%

This stock has short interest! This means that people have shorted it.

Why does that matter? They've made a bet that price will decrease from where they bought it. Maybe there are financial problems, or maybe there's a value play.

As of the latest analysis, there are 26,465,569 shares shorted. With 11,360,671,800 shares available for purchase and an average trading volume over the past 10 trading days of 24,415,390, it would take at least 1.084 days for all of the short holders to cover their shorts.

Is Alphabet Stock on Sale?

We believe that Alphabet may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

Even better, Alphabet looks like a stock on sale. Based on our analysis—if the company keeps making money the way it has been—you may be looking at a bargain. Keep this stock in mind as you put together your portfolio! See Before You Buy for your next steps (and read our disclaimer about investing risk).

Should You Buy GOOG Stock?

Does Alphabet have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.