Google April volatility elevated into Q1 and earnings growth outlook Google 4/25/15 weekly call option implied volatility is at 44, May is at 33, June is at 28, September is at 26; compared to its 26-week average of 23, suggesting large price movement into the expected release of Q1 results after the market close on April 16.
Google price target lowered to $620 from $650 at Cantor Cantor Fitzgerald lowered its price target for Google shares to $620 saying higher operating expenses and elevated Capex pressured margins and earnings in Q3. The firm views the current valuation as attractive and keeps a Buy rating on Google.
Google price target lowered to $675 from $725 at Pacific Crest Pacific Crest lowered its price target for Google shares to $675 citing expectations for a higher tax rate following the company's Q3 results. The firm thinks shares are attractively valued at current levels and keeps an Outperform rating on Google.
Google price target lowered to $652 from $684 at Citigroup Citigroup lowered its price target for Google (GOOGL) shares to $652 following the company's Q3 results and keeps a Buy rating on the name. Citi calls the results "relatively good."