Welcome to our earnings for Alphabet! Earnings due shortly after market close. Shares of Alphabet currently up 1.1%, on track to close around $769.80.
Analysts expect Google to report adjusted earnings of $8.09 a share on sales of $16.9 billion, according to FactSet.
Alphabet and Apple’s stock valuations are closer than they have ever been. Could this earnings report finally do the trick? Alphabet’s market cap closes the regular session at $529.5 billion, while Apple’s closes out at $534.5 billion.
Alphabet beats! $8.67 a share on sales of $21.3 billion.
Google boosted employee count by more than 15% in calendar year 2015, now topping 61,000 employees.