|Bid||1,025.86 x 100|
|Ask||1,027.72 x 100|
|Day's Range||1,091.55 - 1,108.31|
|52 Week Range||824.30 - 1,198.00|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||60.87|
|Earnings Date||Apr 25, 2018 - Apr 30, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||1,277.56|
Technology companies like Facebook and Google are scrambling to catch up to the fact that the kids have joined a web originally built for adults, and are using it the way adults do - by liking and commenting, sharing, clicking through on personalized recommendations, and viewing ads.
Billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has said he plans to leave Silicon Valley in part because of its perceived cultural uniformity, joining other investors who have defected from the nation’s high-tech ...
The $21m fine levied on Google by India’s competition watchdog for abuse of market dominance was just one-hundredth the size of that imposed last year by its counterpart in Brussels. Yet this month’s ...
When your presence is felt everywhere, you can choose anywhere to expand your business' footprint — and Google chose Tennessee. At the groundbreaking ceremony for a $600 million data center on Friday, Google CEO Sundar Pichai explained why Clarksville was picked as the home for a facility that will disperse information across the globe. The Mountain View, California-based tech giant announced plans to take over a portion of the dormant Hemlock Semiconductor site two years ago, well after Hemlock nixed its plans for a $1 billion plant in Montgomery County.
Google didn't violate federal labor laws when it fired engineer James Damore last year after he wrote a manifesto taking the company's hiring and promotion policies to task, according to the conclusion of a lawyer with the National Labor Relations Board. Damore's memo set off a firestorm when it became public, shedding a negative light on both Damore for views that were seen as misogynistic and on Alphabet Inc.-owned Google for firing a worker for expressing what was seen as a political viewpoint. In a memo written in January but only disclosed this week, labor board attorney Jayme Sophir concluded that much of Damore's 10-page memo would likely be protected under the law, but that Google was legally in the clear with its decision to fire Damore because of the "discriminatory statements" he made in the memo.
As Sony (SNE) gears up to venture into a new product category of smart speakers with display screens in partnership with Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google, it’s important to examine the company’s scorecard for a clue of what the future might hold for it. On February 2, Sony released its financial results for the quarter ended December 2017, its fiscal 3Q17. The company posted a ~400% increase in operating profit to 350.8 billion yen ($3.2 billion)—its best December quarter profit ever.
The smart speaker market seems to have seen a price war during the holiday quarter. According to Reuters, Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google and Amazon (AMZN) steeply discounted their entry-level smart speakers, and some analysts believe they lost money on the units sold in the quarter.
Apple’s price increases in India affected models from the iPhone 6 to the iPhone X, with iPhone prices rising between 2.0% and 3.9%. The price of the modestly priced iPhone SE, which is produced in India, was not changed. Apple also raised the price of its Apple Watch, by 7.9%.
Shirley Tilghman decided to leave Alphabet’s board, and the company named John Hennessy as its new chairman. Hennessy, a former Stanford University president and a member of Alphabet’s board since 2004, replaced Eric Schmidt as Alphabet’s chairman.
Indonesia has blocked more than 70,000 websites displaying "negative" content such as pornography or extremist ideology in the first month of using a new system to help purge the internet of harmful material, the communications minister told Reuters. The so-called "crawling system" developed by a unit of state-run Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk (Telkom) was launched in January, using 44 servers to search internet content and issue alerts when inappropriate material is found. "We just put some sort of key words there, most of them are pornographic," said Minister of Communication and Information Rudiantara, who uses one name.
Uber is losing more than $1bn a quarter, according to recently released financial statements. Will the US ride-hailing company stagger through the saloon doors of the stock market without having to raise ...
One analyst has asserted that Alphabet's popular video-streaming platform will generate that much in revenues in 2018. That might prove a conservative estimate.
Former Google and Apple executive Ellen Leanse challenges Stanford students to design technology products that make people happy.
The U.S. indictment handed down against three Russian companies and 13 individuals suggests it won’t be easy to stop any aggressive influence campaign in the run-up to the midterm election in less than ...
In late January, a long post on online publishing platform medium.com created a buzz. It was written by Steve Yegge, a former Google engineer, who had just left the global technology giant after nearly ...