The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

202.54
3.45 1.73
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 199.09
Open 200.38
Day Low/High 196.91 / 203.00
52 Wk Low/High 151.70 / 275.31
Volume 5.55M
Avg Volume 4.12M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 371.97M
Market Cap 73.31B
EPS 9.20
P/E Ratio 13.97
Div & Yield 3.20 (1.75%)

5 Big Gainers Today

There have been some remarkable percentage gains from this morning's lows. Some examples: +6%, +4%, +8%, +5%, +6%, etc.

Adding to GS

I also added to Goldman Sachs on this morning's weakness. A reminder, GS is my favorite large cap stock for 2019. It's a contrarian delight.

Where I Stand, and What I Plan

* Short-Term Bullish * Intermediate-Term Bearish "Since 1969, the Santa Claus rally has yielded positive returns in 34 of the past 45 holiday seasons - the last five trading days of the year and the first two trading days after New Year's. The avera...

Adding to Goldman and Square

I am adding to Goldman Sachs (at $163.90) and Square (at $55.75) now.

Fund Rebalancing Will Drive These Markets: Market Recon

Fund Rebalancing Will Drive These Markets: Market Recon

But extreme short-term volatility will produce extreme long-term loss of public trust.

Adding to 4 Longs at the Outset

I have added to these longs at the opening: Bank of America , Goldman Sachs , Citigroup and the aforementioned CBS .

Here's How to Panic in a Very Smart Way

Here's How to Panic in a Very Smart Way

The smart way to panic is to remove any trace of financial systemic risk from your portfolio.

Jim Cramer: With Money Out Exceeding Money In, Bargains Are Going to Waste

Jim Cramer: With Money Out Exceeding Money In, Bargains Are Going to Waste

Where is the money that's supposed to take advantage of the declines? Nowhere.

Goldman Sachs Moves

Goldman Sachs shares are now trading at about the same discount to book value that it traded at during The Great Recession in 2007-09. I moved from medium-sized to large-sized today at about $163.

Stocks in My Pension Plan

Here is a list of stocks I own in my pension plan:  ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,  .

Deutsche Bank Is Too Big to Fail

Deutsche Bank Is Too Big to Fail

DB isn't likely to become the next Lehman Brothers. It's more likely to become the next Citigroup.

Goldman Sachs Could Bounce in the Short Run, but Longer-Term Losses Are Possible

Goldman Sachs Could Bounce in the Short Run, but Longer-Term Losses Are Possible

In Goldman Sachs' daily bar chart we can see a downtrend from March.

Jim Cramer: My Take on These Companies Where Lawsuits Are Front and Center

Jim Cramer: My Take on These Companies Where Lawsuits Are Front and Center

These are currently situations where companies are facing serious lawsuits.

Long Exposure Expanding

I am expanding my long exposure this morning - adding to , and .

Today's Trades

I have added to the following longs: , and .

The Case to Buy Goldman Sachs

"Certain members of the former Malaysian government and 1MDB lied to Goldman Sachs, outside counsel and others about the use of proceeds from these transactions... 1MDB, whose CEO and Board reported directly to the prime minister at the time, also p...

Putting Goldman Sachs on my Best Ideas List (LONG)

I initially placed Goldman Sachs on my Best Ideas List (short) at $242 on January 10, 2017 - nearly two years ago. It was not a popular decision! My short thesis cited several factors including: * Goldman Sachs remains a "value trap" * I give manage...

Here Are My Top Guiding Investment Themes for 2019

Here Are My Top Guiding Investment Themes for 2019

Here are my predictions for the S&P 500, bank stocks, the Federal Reserve's move on interest rates and much more in the coming year.

Turning Bullish on Five Below

Turning Bullish on Five Below

Five Below is having a solid year, climbing 51% year to date.

Added to My Financials

I have added further to my trading layer (on top of investment position) in financials this morning. ( , and ) I will have more on financials on Monday - in a more lengthy analysis. I will be at a Board of Governors meeting at my golf club from 12-2...

Jim Cramer: This May Be an Inflection Point for Banks and Oils

Jim Cramer: This May Be an Inflection Point for Banks and Oils

But there is no catalyst right now, and there are so many other sectors with better prospects.

Here's Why Bank Stocks Are Sinking Today

Here's Why Bank Stocks Are Sinking Today

Wake up and smell what the Fed is cooking and lower the amount of your portfolio allocated to stocks.

Studying Up on Arco Platform for a Potential Trade

Studying Up on Arco Platform for a Potential Trade

ARCE has been trading between $20.50 and $24.50 since its IPO.

To Navigate This Market, We All Must Become Yield Curve Specialists

To Navigate This Market, We All Must Become Yield Curve Specialists

Investing right now is like running through a minefield with absolutely zero training and traps everywhere.

Establishing Longs

I just established the following longs (in a new managed account): Square $64.96, Goldman Sachs $185.57, Wells Fargo $52.29, Citigroup $62.52, and Bank of America $27.19.

Holding My Longs

Over the last 10 days I have been active on the long side. Additionally, I added several new longs to my Best Ideas List. I currently have, as previously reported, no individual equity shorts. Last week's long buys (and add-ons) of , , , ,  , etc. w...

Why Deutsche Bank Is Too Small to Matter

Why Deutsche Bank Is Too Small to Matter

The real risk for Deutsche shareholders isn't a balance sheet blow-up, it is a continuing fade into oblivion.

Some Standouts Today

With 60 minutes to go, stocks are virtually at their highs - I continue to scale up on my short (as high as $273.35). Some standouts from the home team: * Smart reversal in Square today! Been adding all week. * , a new buy, +3% on the day. * Nice bo...

Jim Cramer: I Can't Believe How Badly Many Huge, Important Stocks Have Performed

Jim Cramer: I Can't Believe How Badly Many Huge, Important Stocks Have Performed

I tire of hearing that there has been a correction.

My 15 Surprises for 2019

White House Politics: (When asked what he wanted to give thanks for during a press gaggle Thanksgiving Thursday, Trump responded), "for having a great family and for having made a tremendous difference in this country. I've made a tremendous differe...