Sentiment Change Report: Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) at 0.6

May 16, 2018 - By Pearl Odom

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“Big money” Positions

In Q4 2017 Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) big money sentiment decreased to 0.6, according to Securities and Exchange Commission filings. So its down -0.40, from 2017Q3’s 1. 6 hedge funds started new or increased stock positions, while 10 cut down and sold their holdings in Google Inc so the sentiment dived. Funds own 97,895 shares, down from 98,560 shares in 2017Q3. Funds holding Google Inc in top 10 was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . 3 Investors Sold All; 7 Reduced Holdings; 5 increased holdings while 1 hedge funds bought holdings.

Most Google Inc Investors

Grand Jean Capital Management Inc owns 16,150 shares in Google Inc as of Q4 2017. Google Inc’s shareholder Levy Harkins & Co Inc owns 13,279 shares as of Q4 2017. Moreover, M. Kraus & Co reported 4,540 shares in Google Inc equivalent to 2.88% of its long stock exposure. The Oregon-based fund Mengis Capital Management Inc. have invested about 2.59% of the active investment manager’s stock portfolio in Google Inc. The Pennsylvania-based fund Staley Capital Advisers Inc holds 28,261 shares or 2.29% of their long stock exposure.

Alphabet Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides online advertising services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and rest of the world.The company has $755.81 billion market cap. The firm offers performance and brand advertising services.60.35 is the P/E ratio. It operates through Google and Other Bets divisions.

The stock increased 0.63% or $6.8002 during the last trading session, hitting $1086.0302.Currently Alphabet Inc. is uptrending after 22.65% change in last May 16, 2017. GOOG has 574,267 shares volume. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 11.10%.

Tanaka Capital has 176 shs. Horrell Cap Mgmt invested in 5 shs or 0% of the stock. 1,519 are held by Balasa Dinverno And Foltz Limited Liability Company. Ashford Capital has 0.17% invested in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Cullinan Associates invested 0.29% in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Welch Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 229 shs. Nadler Finance Group reported 797 shs. Staley Cap Advisers Incorporated holds 2.29% or 28,261 shs. & Mngmt Company has invested 0.31% in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Baxter Bros accumulated 1.96% or 6,822 shs. Grimes & Inc reported 0.33% of its capital in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Columbia Asset Management stated it has 1.01% of its capital in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG). Grand Jean Cap Mngmt holds 5.67% or 16,150 shs in its capital. M Kraus & owns 4,540 shs. Hikari Pwr Ltd invested in 3,900 shs or 0.48% of the stock.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 3 have positions in Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) as follows: 3 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 0 with “Hold”. The positive are 100%. Since February 2, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Alphabet has 3 analyst reports. The company rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Tuesday, April 24. On Friday, February 2 PiperJaffray maintained Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) rating. PiperJaffray has “Overweight” rating and $1350 target. The stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Tuesday, April 24.

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