The biggest company bringing advertising dollars through Google and YouTube had a very good quarter. In an aricle from Reuters, revenue was up 19% to $38.94 billion, well ahead of estimates of 16.82% and $38.15 billion.
Costs at Alphabet remained about the same at $29.764 billion. However margins in the 2nd quarter increased from 18% to 24%.
Net income rose to $9.95 billion or $14.21 per share up from $4.54 a year earlier.
Linking to dividend paying stocks, the results from Alphabet show higher growth and higher margins which investors love.
There are more questions than answers, till the next time- to raising questions.