(San Francisco, CA)  --  A strong third-quarter earnings report has Google stocks trading at more than $1,000 per share this morning. 

Wall Street analysts had predicted big numbers for Google, but the Internet giant exceeded them with a profit of nearly $3 billion dollars. 

Since the markets opened the morning, Google shares have gained more than 12-percent and have topped $1,000 for the first time in the company's history.