Alphabet Beta vs. Debt to Equity

Alphabet Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 1,072  7.9  0.74%

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Alphabet Inc Debt to Equity vs. Beta Fundamental Analysis

Alphabet Inc is rated # 3 in beta category among related companies. It is rated below average in debt to equity category among related companies fabricating about  2.36  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.
Alphabet 
Beta 
 = 
Covariance 
Variance 
=
1.06
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.
Alphabet 
D/E 
 = 
Total Debt 
Total Equity 
=
2.5 %
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.

Comparison

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

Beta Analysis

Alphabet returns are very sensitive to returns on the market. As market goes up or down, Alphabet is expected to follow.
Alphabet Inc., through its subsidiaries, offer online advertising services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and rest of the world. more
NameAlphabet Inc
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
Bond Rating
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNASDAQ
CIK Number01652044.0
ISINUS02079K1079
Related EntityGOOGL
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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