Alphabet Stock Target Price and Analyst Consensus

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USD 120.17  0.62  0.52%   

The prevalent analyst and expert consensus on Alphabet is Buy with 28 strong buy estimates. The prevailing projected target price is 3210.76 with 33 professional opinions. Some of the most common ways Alphabet Cl A analysts use to provide public buy-or-sell recommendation are financial statements evaluation and conference calls analysis. They also talk to Alphabet executives, vendors, and customers. Alphabet buy-or-sell recommendation and consensus module provides average expert sentiment on the projected Alphabet Cl A target price to derive its highest and lowest estimates based on target price volatility of 364.479. Please check Macroaxis Advice on Alphabet to cross-verify analyst projections. Unlike analyst recommendations, Macroaxis provides advice only from the perspective of investor risk tolerance and investment horizon.
  
Gross Profit is expected to hike to about 158.3 B this year, although the value of Profit Margin will most likely fall to 0.28. Alphabet Deferred Revenue is relatively stable at the moment as compared to the past year. The company's current value of Deferred Revenue is estimated at 13.83 Billion. Investments Non Current is expected to hike to about 31.9 B this year, although the value of Accumulated Other Comprehensive Income will most likely fall to (1.7 B).

Alphabet Target Price Consensus

We track the performance of the top 100 financial experts across various large and mid-size financial boutiques. Alphabet target price is determined by taking all analyst projections and averaging them out. There is no one specific way to measure analysts performance other than comparing it to the past results via a very sophisticated attribution analysis. Alphabet target price projections below should be used in combination with other traditional price prediction techniques such as stock price forecasting, investor sentiment analysis, technical analysis, earnings estimate, and various momentum models.
Number of Opinions34
Lowered Outlook0
Raized Outlook0
Buy
Most Alphabet analysts issue ratings four times a year, at intervals of three months. Ratings are usually accompanied by a target price to helps potential investors understand Alphabet stock's fair price compared to its market value. Analysts arrive at stock ratings after researching public financial statements of Alphabet Cl A, talking to its executives and customers, or listening to those companies' conference calls.
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Alphabet Target Price Projection

Alphabet's current and average target prices are 120.17 and 3,211, respectively. The current price of Alphabet is the price at which Alphabet Cl A is currently trading. On the other hand, Alphabet's target price is what analysts think the stock is worth or could sell for in the future. The more significant the discrepancy between the two prices, the more it stimulates investors to act.

Current Price

Alphabet Market Quote on 18th of August 2022

Low Price118.72Odds
High Price120.82Odds

120.17

Target Price

Analyst Consensus On Alphabet Target Price

Low Estimate2200.0Odds
High Estimate3925.0Odds
Number of Analysts33
Standard Deviation364.479

3210.757

Note that most analysts generally publish their price targets in research reports on specific companies, along with recommendations for the company's stock.Although price targets are often quoted in the financial news media, there could be a delay between the publication of the latest analyst outlook on Alphabet Cl A and the information provided on this page.

Alphabet Analyst Ratings

Alphabet's analyst stock recommendations are determined by taking an average estimate of all analysts we track and classifying them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, Strong Sell, or Sell. Ratings generally communicate what analysts sense about Alphabet stock, and they use a lot of effort and time to analyze it and arrive at a rating. That suggests that analyst recommendations are the outcome of an objective and thorough examination of Alphabet's financials, market performance, and future outlook by experienced professionals. Alphabet's historical ratings below, therefore, can serve as a valuable tool for investors.

Analyst Consensus Breakdown

Average Consensus Estimates

About Alphabet Target Price Projections

Alphabet's target price is an analyst's projection of its future price. Price targets can be assigned to all types of securities, from complex investment products to stocks such as Alphabet Cl A and even bonds. If the target price is unavailable, it is most likely because there were not enough analyst opinions to come up with a consensus estimate. When setting a price target estimate, an analyst is trying to determine what the Stock is worth and where the price will be in a year from now. Generally, the target price of Alphabet depends on its intrinsic valuation, beta (i.e., risk over market), and overall volatility. Most analysts publish their price targets in research reports on specific companies, along with their buy, hold, or sell recommendations. Stock price targets are often quoted in the financial news media. Macroaxis uses multiple feeds to provide overall target price projection for Alphabet Cl A including its fundamental analysis.
 2020 2021 2022 (projected)
Calculated Tax Rate16.2516.220.3
Long Term Debt to Equity0.06260.05890.0635

Additional Alphabet Value Projection Modules

Most investment researchers agree that the mispricing and readjustment of any Stock value happens often and is sometimes even predictable, but there is no strong theory explaining why it happens. The current price of Alphabet is a key component of Alphabet valuation and have some predictive power on the future returns of a Alphabet.
Sophisticated investors, who have witnessed many market ups and downs, frequently view the market will even out over time. This tendency of Alphabet's price to converge to an average value over time is called mean reversion. However, historically, high market prices usually discourage investors that believe in mean reversion to invest, while low prices are viewed as an opportunity to buy. Please use the tools below to analyze the current value of Alphabet in the context of predictive analytics.
Hype
Prediction
LowEstimated ValueHigh
118.30120.84123.38
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Intrinsic
Valuation
LowReal ValueHigh
108.56892.28894.82
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Naive
Forecast
LowNext ValueHigh
121.32123.86126.40
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Earnings
Estimates (12)
LowProjected EPSHigh
105.99108.43111.22
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The data published in Alphabet's official financial statements usually reflect Alphabet's business processes, product offerings, services, and other fundamental events. But there are other numbers, ratios, or fundamental indicators derived from these statements that are easier to understand and visualize within the underlying realities that drive quantitative information of Alphabet Cl A. For example, before you start analyzing numbers published by Alphabet accountants, it's critical to develop an understanding of what Alphabet's liquidity, profitability, and earnings quality are in the context of the Communication Services space in which it operates.
Please note, the presentation of Alphabet's financial position, as portrayed in its financial statements, is often influenced by management's estimates, judgments, and sometimes even manipulations. In the best case, Alphabet's management is honest, while the outside auditors are strict and uncompromising. Whatever the case, the imprecision that can be found in Alphabet's accounting process means that the reasonable investor should take a skeptical approach toward the financial statement analysis of Alphabet Cl A. Please utilize our Beneish M Score to check the likelihood of Alphabet's management to manipulate its earnings.