Alphabet is the holding company for Google and several Google entities, including Google X, Google Ventures, Google Capital, Calico and its Life Sciences efforts. The Company's portfolio encompasses several industries, including technology, life sciences, investment capital, and research. 

Company Growth (employees)
Mountain View, US
Size (employees)
72,053 (est)
Alphabet was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People/Management at Alphabet

Larry Page

Larry Page

CEO & Co-Founder
Sergey Brin

Sergey Brin

Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt

Executive Chairman

Alphabet Office Locations

Alphabet has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy

Alphabet Financials and Metrics

Alphabet Financials

Alphabet's revenue was reported to be $24.8 b in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

24.8 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

15 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

5.4 b

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

6.6 b

Market capitalization (17-Oct-2017)

711.1 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

18.1 b
Alphabet's current market capitalization is $711.1 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


66 b75 b90.3 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

25.7 b28.2 b35.1 b

Gross profit

40.3 b46.8 b55.1 b
USDQ3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016Q1, 2017


18.7 b20.3 b21.5 b22.5 b26.1 b24.8 b

Cost of goods sold

7 b7.6 b8.1 b8.7 b9.8 b

Gross profit

11.6 b12.6 b13.4 b13.8 b15 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


18.3 b16.5 b12.9 b

Accounts Receivable

9.4 b11.6 b14.1 b


491 m268 m

Current Assets

78.7 b90.1 b105.4 b
USDQ3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


18.1 b15.1 b13.6 b9.4 b18.1 b


559 m280 m

Current Assets

88.1 b91 b94.2 b98.5 b109 b


28.3 b30.2 b31.4 b32.8 b35.9 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

14.1 b16.3 b19.5 b

Accounts Receivable

(2.1 b)(2.6 b)

Accounts Payable

203 m110 m

Cash From Operating Activities

23 b26.6 b36 b
USDQ3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

11.4 b4.2 b9.1 b14.1 b5.4 b

Accounts Receivable

(336 m)818 m(17 m)(299 m)1.3 b

Accounts Payable

(168 m)(269 m)(221 m)238 m103 m

Cash From Operating Activities

19.6 b7.7 b16.8 b26.6 b9.5 b
USDY, 2017


343.5 k

Financial Leverage

1.2 x
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Alphabet Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Google Inc.
Google Ireland Holdings

Alphabet Market Value History

Alphabet Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Alphabet

Alphabet News and Updates

Alphabet’s Project Wing now delivers burritos by drone in southeastern Australia

 It’s been a while since we last heard from Project Wing, X’s moonshot drone delivery project. But after a few fallow months, the team posted an update today and it looks like the project has made quite some progress. Alphabet’s X unit is now testing the Project Wing drones in southeastern Australia…

Alphabet X drones are delivering dinner and drugs to Australians

It may be years before Amazon drones start dropping off items at Americans’ front doors. But down under in Australia, dinner and medications are already arriving from the skies above. That’s thanks to a trial from Project Wing, which is part of Alphabet’s X. In a blog post today, Google parent Alpha…

Chicago startup darling Outcome Health faces allegations of falsifying data

Outcome Health, a hot Chicago advertising startup that closed a $500 million round in May, is now facing allegations in a Wall Street Journal story that it provided misleading data to advertisers. A startup that essentially digitizes educational health information, Outcome Health charges medical dev…

Alphabet quietly made its experimental balloon project a full-fledged corporation — a first step to a new Google spinout (GOOG, GOOGL)

Alphabet has quietly upgraded its internet balloon initiative from a research lab "project" to an official corporation, setting the stage for what could be the latest standalone business to spin out from Google's parent company. Project Loon, which develops solar-powered balloons that beam internet …

Exclusive: Alphabet's Waymo demanded $1 billion in settlement talks with Uber - sources

SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Waymo sought at least $1 billion in damages and a public apology from Uber Technologies Inc as conditions for settling its high-profile trade secret lawsuit against the ride-services company, sources familiar with the proposal told Reuters.

Alphabet’s Project Loon to restore some service in Puerto Rico

Mobile network operators will assist Alphabet Project Loon, the ambitious project launched by Google parent Alphabet to use balloons to deliver internet service, will get a real-life test in Puerto Rico. The Federal Communications Commission has given Alphabet the green light to use the balloons to …
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