|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's range||43.04 - 44.07|
|52-week range||26.93 - 44.25|
|PE ratio (TTM)||277.53|
|Earnings date||31 Oct 2017 - 6 Nov 2017|
|Dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||39.76|
Truth be told, Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL, NASDAQ:GOOG) has been accused of operating an unfair monopoly ever since its search engine, the expansive Google, rose to prominence in the early 2000’s. The fact that it’s happening now shouldn’t be a surprise to GOOGL shareholders. On the other hand, a closer inspection of the history of all the antitrust arguments against Alphabet will reveal the tone and timbre (not to mention the frequency) of these allegations is changing. While it’s unlikely any of these pressures will dethrone Google’s as the king of internet advertising in the western hemisphere, the effort to loosen Alphabet’s grip on the market may finally be creating a real headwind for the behemoth.
Yelp escalated its battle with Google this week with a letter to the US Federal Trade Commission...
Yelp says Google has violated terms of a settlement in which it promised not to use Yelp content in its own search results.