Alphabet Beta vs. Debt to Equity

    Alphabet Inc -- USA Stock  

    USD 1,108  28.07  2.47%

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    Alphabet Inc Debt to Equity vs. Beta Fundamental Analysis

    Alphabet Inc is rated # 4 in beta category among related companies. It is rated below average in debt to equity category among related companies fabricating about  2.10  of Debt to Equity per Beta.
    Beta is one of the most important measures of equity market volatility. Beta can be thought of as asset elasticity or sensitivity to market. In other words, it is a number that shows the relationship of financial instrument to the financial market in which this instrument is traded. For example if Beta of equity is 2, it will be expected to significantly outperform market when market is going up and significantly underperform when market is going down. Similarly, Beta of 1 indicates that an asset and market will generate similar returns during over time.
    In a nutshell, Beta is a measure of individual stock risk relative to the overall volatility of the stock market. and is calculated based on very sound finance theory - Capital Assets Pricing Model (CAPM).However, since Beta is calculated based on historical price movements it may not predict how a firm's stock is going to perform in the future.
    Debt to Equity is calculated by dividing the Total Debt of a company by its Equity. If the debt exceeds equity of a company then the creditors have more stakes in a firm than the stockholders. In other words, Debt to Equity ratio provides analysts with insights about composition of both equity and debt, and its influence on the valuation of the company.
    Total Debt 
    Total Equity 
    2.60 %
    High Debt to Equity ratio typically indicates that a firm has been borrowing aggressively to finance its growth and as a result may experience a burden of additional interest expense. This may reduce earnings or future growth. On the other hand small D/E ratio may indicate that a company is not taking enough advantage from financial leverage. Debt to Equity ratio measures how the company is leveraging barrowing against the capital invested by the owners.


    Debt to Equity Comparison
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    Alphabet is currently under evaluation in debt to equity category among related companies.
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    Alphabet is currently under evaluation in beta category among related companies.

    Beta Analysis

    As market goes up, the company is expected to significantly outperform it. However, if the market returns are negative, Alphabet will likely underperform.
    Alphabet Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides online advertising services in the United States and internationally. Alphabet Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California. Alphabet operates under Internet Information Providers classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ exchange. It employs 80110 people. more
    NameAlphabet Inc
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    New SymbolGOOGL
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