Following a Thursday leak of their earnings for the third quarter, Google’s stock plummeted over 8% in trading before all was done. Instead of the expected $10.63 a share, the search giant earnings were $9.03 a share, which most agree is due to the acquisition of Motorola, and the costs of Android.
This has garnered so much attention, that an infographic breaking down Google’s profit margins, market value, revenue, and share price has been created by Statista for us to mull over. Have a look and let us know what you think! Could this just be a big overreaction?