Fishman Jay A Ltd. MI grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) by 1.3% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 25,074 shares of the information services provider’s stock after buying an additional 330 shares during the quarter. Alphabet makes up 4.9% of Fishman Jay A Ltd. MI’s portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest position. Fishman Jay A Ltd. MI’s holdings in Alphabet were worth $23,311,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of GOOGL. Pure Financial Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter. Pure Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 278 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $258,000 after purchasing an additional 1 shares during the period. Baystate Wealth Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 295 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $288,000 after purchasing an additional 2 shares during the period. First Bank & Trust raised its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. First Bank & Trust now owns 764 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $710,000 after purchasing an additional 2 shares during the period. RB Capital Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 0.4% in the 2nd quarter. RB Capital Management LLC now owns 704 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $654,000 after purchasing an additional 3 shares during the period. Finally, Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO raised its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO now owns 422 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $392,000 after purchasing an additional 3 shares during the period. 33.87% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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Shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ GOOGL) opened at $1,044.15 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 5.73, a current ratio of 5.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03. The company has a market cap of $725,476.50, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.96, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.76 and a beta of 0.91. Alphabet Inc. has a twelve month low of $743.59 and a twelve month high of $1,063.62.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The information services provider reported $9.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $8.43 by $1.14. The firm had revenue of $22.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $21.94 billion. Alphabet had a net margin of 20.09% and a return on equity of 14.26%. During the same period last year, the company earned $9.06 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Alphabet Inc. will post 32.15 EPS for the current fiscal year.

GOOGL has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Pivotal Research reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $980.00 target price (down from $990.00) on shares of Alphabet in a report on Monday, July 17th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Alphabet from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, July 17th. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $1,050.00 target price on shares of Alphabet in a report on Monday, July 17th. Vetr cut shares of Alphabet from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $1,016.13 target price on the stock. in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co upped their price target on shares of Alphabet from $1,075.00 to $1,115.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, thirty-nine have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $1,088.53.

About Alphabet

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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

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