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Google Inc. (GOOG), with a current market cap of $378.95B, ended trading at $1,106.92.
Today, shares have traded between $1,127.25 and $1,151.12 per share with a trailing 52-week range being $750.25 to $1,167.89.
GOOG shares are currently priced at 25.03x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them relatively expensive compared to the industry’s -22.62x earnings multiple for the same period.
Consensus earnings for the current quarter by the 42 sell-side analysts covering the stock is an estimate of $12.26 per share, which would be $1.67 better than the year-ago quarter and a $0.04 sequential increase. The full-year EPS estimate is $44.22, which would be a $4.40 better than last year.
The quarterly earnings estimate is predicated on a consensus revenue forecast of $16.75 Billion. If reported, that would be a 37.75% increase over the year-ago quarter.
Recently, CRT Capital Initiated GOOG at Buy (Sep 19, 2013). Previously, Janney Initiated GOOG at to Buy.
Given all the information above, we should disclose to readers that the average price target is $1,217.93, which is 0.00% above than it opened this morning.
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), a technology company, builds products and provides services to organize the information and make it universally accessible and useful. It provides Search, AdWords, AdSense and YouTube. Further, the company offers Android Mobile OS, Google Chrome, Google+, Google Wallet and much more.
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