Alphabet EBITDA vs. Retained Earnings

Alphabet Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 1,064  15.04  1.43%

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Alphabet Inc Retained Earnings vs. EBITDA Fundamental Analysis

Alphabet Inc is one of the top stocks in ebitda category among related companies. It is one of the top stocks in retained earnings category among related companies reporting about  2.5  of Retained Earnings per EBITDA.
EBITDA stands for earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization. It is a measure of a company operating cash flow based on data from the company income statement and is a very good way to compare companies within industries or across different sectors. However, unlike Operating Cash Flow, EBITDA does not include the effects of changes in working capital.
Alphabet 
EBITDA 
 = 
Revenue 
-  
Basic Expenses 
=
34.44 B
In a nutshell, EBITDA is calculated by adding back each of the excluded items to the post-tax profit, and can be used to compare companies with very different capital structures.
Retained Earnings is a balance sheet account that refers to the portion of company income that is retained by the firm. In other words it is a part of earnings that is not paid out as dividends or otherwise distributed to owners. Retained Earnings are calculated by adding net income to last period retained earnings and subtracting any dividends paid to owners.
Alphabet 
Retained Earnings 
 = 
Beginning RE + Income 
Dividends 
=
85.97 B
Retained Earnings shows how the firm utilizes its profits over time. In simple terms, investors can think of retained earnings as the amount of profit the company has reinvested in the business since its inceptions. However the methodology to make a decision over how much profit to retain is different between companies in different industries. For example growing industries tend to retain more of their earnings than more matured industries as they need more assets investment to sustain their growth.

Comparison

Retained Earnings Comparison
  Retained Earnings 
      Alphabet Comparables 
Alphabet is currently under evaluation in retained earnings category among related companies.
  EBITDA 
      Alphabet Comparables 
Alphabet is currently under evaluation in ebitda category among related companies.
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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