Alphabet Inc. - A (All Sessions)
Alphabet Inc. is a multinational conglomerate. It was formed in 2015 with the corporate restructuring of Google Inc. and became the parent company of Google and Google’s former subsidiaries.
Alphabet Inc.’s subsidiaries operate across a range of different industries, namely technology, life sciences, investment capital, and research. Google remains the parent company of Alphabet Inc.’s internet-related products (for example, YouTube, the Android mobile operating system, and Google components such as Google Maps, Google search, etc.). Alphabet Inc. is headquartered in Mountain View, California in the United States.
With the restructuring of Google Inc., Alphabet Inc. retained Google Inc.'s stock price history and continues to trade under its former ticker symbols ‘GOOG’ (Class C shares) and ‘GOOGL’ (Class A shares) on the NASDAQ Stock Market.
Alphabet Inc. Class A stock is a component of the NASDAQ-100, S&P 100, and S&P 500 stock market indices.
Alphabet Inc. - A (All Sessions) Market Influences
A number of different factors influence the price of Alphabet Inc. Class A shares, the most notable of which is the development of new products and ventures, as well as internal developments within the company. Class A stock grants one vote at stockholder meetings and consequently trades at a premium to the Class C shares.