In the following video, Motley Fool tech and telecom analyst Andrew Tonner looks at analyst price targets surrounding Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) this year, some as high as $1,000 per share, which would represent nearly a 100% increase in share price since the company's June lows. Is $1,000 really possible? Andrew tells us why it's difficult for a company of Google's size to show that kind of growth in the short term, but he adds that he's very bullish on Google's long-term prospects.
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