Alphabet logo Rathbone Brothers plc boosted its position in shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) by 16.5% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
DETROIT—Waymo LLC, the self-driving-car unit of Alphabet Inc., has created its own sensor package, suggesting the technology company sees itself supplying both the software and hardware required for autonomous vehicles.
There's merit to analysts' conservatism, particularly since Alphabet CFO Ruth Porat went out of her way during the company's third-quarter earnings call to remind analysts that the company will be up against tough year-ago revenue comparisons in the ...
And in truth, it is: The future is simply unknowable. But I've owned shares of Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL)(NASDAQ:GOOG) -- formerly known as Google -- for almost a decade, and I can't fathom a circumstance under which I'd consider parting with my shares.
In his letter introducing Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) to investors, the conglomerate's chairman, Larry Page, wrote that “the whole point is that Alphabet companies should have independence and develop their own brands.