The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

179.93
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 180.10
Day Low/High 178.06 / 180.64
52 Wk Low/High 130.85 / 250.46
Avg Volume 4.54M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 343.89M
Market Cap 61.93B
EPS 21.20
P/E Ratio 9.84
Div & Yield 5.00 (2.54%)
Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Jim Cramer: It's Still Better to Be Safe Than Sorry

Let's step back and look at this market that has abandoned all sorts of safety and went all in on the stocks of companies based on the Fed's words and a promising Moderna study.

Goldman Sachs Now

Speaking of narratives... the day started with the view that Berkshire's sale of Goldman Sachs was a negative for the shares (something that I tried to refute in my first post of the morning at 7:45 am).  GS is trading +$10/share today!

Berkshire and Goldman Interpreted

The not unexpected Berkshire - Goldman Sachs news occurred Friday nite so I will reposte my interpretation of Warren's move: May 15, 2020 ' 06:20 PM EDT DOUG KASS Buffett and Bank Stocks Wells Fargo (WFC) investors will likely be relieved (on Monday...

Buffett and Bank Stocks

Wells Fargo investors will likely be relieved (on Monday) that Berkshire Hathaway sold none of its shares according to its just reported 13-F. (There were vague rumors that Buffett was selling). Berkshire liquidated most of its Goldman Sachs positio...

Traders Back in the Pit, Semiconductors Rising, Judging Bank Stocks

Traders Back in the Pit, Semiconductors Rising, Judging Bank Stocks

NYSE will reopen the floor in a limited way, banks were in the headlines and Semis lead the rise.

The Overarching Level of Uncertainty Combines With Shifting and Worrisome Paradigm Shifts

* Big picture changes loom on the investment horizon * Many of these paradigm shifts are disruptive and market unfriendly * There will be some industry winners (healthcare/biotech, internet, packaged foods) but many industry losers (hotels, airlines...

6 Financial Stock Picks for Value Investors

6 Financial Stock Picks for Value Investors

If you're looking for value, yield and have a three to five-year investment horizon, take note of these names.

Interested in Banks? This Type Could Be Vulnerable for Dividend Seekers

Interested in Banks? This Type Could Be Vulnerable for Dividend Seekers

Community banks have already faced challenging times, and now the Covid-19 crisis is adding to the woes.

Kass: Big Money Center Banks Are One of the Most Attractive Areas of the Market

Kass: Big Money Center Banks Are One of the Most Attractive Areas of the Market

There's are several reasons why Kass has been aggressively buying recent weakness in bank stocks.

Go Goldman!

Goldman Sachs is nearly +$10/share from its day's low in the early going. I added today as posted. I will be updating all my financial holdings over the next few days after this week's EPS releases.

Today's Trades

I added to the following longs: , , , , and . I sold a portion of my puts.

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Divining Earnings, Stunning Rebound, Trading Amazon

Are the markets ready for a pause in this dramatic rebound? We are several weeks behind Europe in battling this pandemic and U.S. numbers are far worse. Time will tell.

We're Not Putting Stock in the Economy ... We're Putting It in the Fed

We're Not Putting Stock in the Economy ... We're Putting It in the Fed

The market has turned a blind eye to the economic challenges that lie ahead as the focus is on the government's massive creation of liquidity.

Brace for Hitting a Dividend 'Pothole'

Brace for Hitting a Dividend 'Pothole'

While there will be bumps, thuds and even some damage, 2020 will by no means bring about an end to dividend investing.

My, How Quickly We Change Our Views

My, How Quickly We Change Our Views

The banks are changing their stance, so let's see what the indicators say.

More Positive Financials

The financials, and Goldman Sachs (in particular), have a different and more positive look in this decline.

Can the Fed Fix the Market's Economic Uncertainty?

Can the Fed Fix the Market's Economic Uncertainty?

Forget the issue of a retest of the lows for now and focus on new areas of technical support.

In Dip Buying Mode

I am in a dip buying mode now. I remain of the view that we do not retest -- in fact, we may not get close to a test. I bought small (for trades) on this morning's quiet session -- trading around cores. As mentioned I like Goldman Sachs and Citigrou...

Flavors of the Month?

I like the way Citigroup and Goldman Sachs are trading. They are in my top 10 individual holdings - though as investments and not trades. They have a "different" and better look in the last week.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." --Walter Deemer "When the t...

Market Review, Adapting to Change, Notes on 4 Stocks, Trading Gilead Sciences

Market Review, Adapting to Change, Notes on 4 Stocks, Trading Gilead Sciences

Over the past month, 3 sectors have revealed themselves as market leaders: Technology, Healthcare and Consumer Staples.

Following Up on the Last Two 'Trades of the Week'

* And on two other recent buys... On weakness over the last few weeks I moved to large Disney and Goldman Sachs : * March 30th Trade of the Week: DIS $93 (now $104) * March 23rd Trade of the Week: GS $134 (now $168) Nothing this week on The Trade of...

Jim Cramer: What Stands Out Now? There's an Appetite for Risky Debt

Jim Cramer: What Stands Out Now? There's an Appetite for Risky Debt

It could make the difference if the debt and equity markets remained thawed after a brief period of freezing.

From the Street of Dreams

Piper Sandler maintains an "Overweight" rating on Goldman Sachs but takes their price target down from $278 to $214. Here is my latest update on GS this week.

Twitter Is Attracting Fundamental Recommendations but the Charts Remain Weak

Twitter Is Attracting Fundamental Recommendations but the Charts Remain Weak

The fundamental story may have improved but avoid it.

Key Takeaways: Another Day of Spastic, Unpredictable Intraday Moves

* The Indexes looked "like death" on multiple occasions today -- the market bent, but didn't break and ended strongly higher by day's end. * To me, short-term trading remains, at best, difficult in a market featured by silly high volatility and rand...

March 2020 Is Gone With the Wind

March 2020 Is Gone With the Wind

'The Fed has just put the economy in an induced coma, attaching it on fiscal and monetary life support, hoping that when the time passes it can be brought back to life.'

Disney Roars, Adding to Several Stocks

The mouse is roaring... Disney over $102 (Trade of the Week at $93 yesterday!). Added to banks, ViacomCBS , Goldman Sachs (last week's Trade of the Week) and hotels,  and .  

PENN Sold, Adding to 5 Others

I sold out my trading long rental on Penn Gaming  based on the announcement of a refinancing. More later. I added to , , , and this morning.

Market Players Want to Believe the Worst Is Over

Market Players Want to Believe the Worst Is Over

Don't rush to buy for fear that you are going to miss the best entry points. Countertrend bounces should not be easily trusted.