The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

188.96
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 194.58
Day Low/High 187.78 / 193.71
52 Wk Low/High 151.70 / 262.50
Avg Volume 3.53M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 368.27M
Market Cap 71.66B
EPS 25.60
P/E Ratio 7.70
Div & Yield 3.20 (1.65%)
Does Any Automaker Really Fear Tesla?

Does Any Automaker Really Fear Tesla?

Is anyone in the auto space worried about Tesla? Did GE CEO John Flannery do enough?

Tuesday Looked a Bit Like a Waterloo Moment for Bulls: Market Recon

Tuesday Looked a Bit Like a Waterloo Moment for Bulls: Market Recon

Over-extension? Yeah, that could be it, or maybe the inflows of cash are merely slowing down.

Video: Jim Cramer on Dow 26,000, Merck, BlackRock and Goldman Sachs

Video: Jim Cramer on Dow 26,000, Merck, BlackRock and Goldman Sachs

TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer weighs in on Tuesday's trending topics.

Jim Cramer on What to Expect From Bank of America and Goldman Sachs' Earnings

Jim Cramer on What to Expect From Bank of America and Goldman Sachs' Earnings

TheStreet's founder and Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on quarterly results from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs this week.

What to Expect From CSX, Bank of America and Schlumberger's Earnings This Week

What to Expect From CSX, Bank of America and Schlumberger's Earnings This Week

Earnings season heats up this week with quarterly results due from CSX, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and Schlumberger.

Bonus White Paper: How to Play a Resurgent Banking Sector

Bonus White Paper: How to Play a Resurgent Banking Sector

A special in-depth report.

The Oracle of Omaha Makes a Big Move

Yesterday, on CNBC, Charlie Munger and Warren Buffett demonstrated the power of engaged minds overcoming the aging process.  Surprise #14: Berkshire Hathaway Makes a $75 Billion Acquisition in Early 2018 Shortly after announcing the deal -- the eigh...

How to Play the Banks as They Get Set to Report Earnings

How to Play the Banks as They Get Set to Report Earnings

One surprising name may be the 'clean-up hitter' for the sector.

Jim Cramer: Cryptocurrencies, Marijuana and Micron Are Hot Speculator Plays

Jim Cramer: Cryptocurrencies, Marijuana and Micron Are Hot Speculator Plays

These three topics are being talked about with passion by speculators out there.

Netflix Is Rewarding Executives for Passage of Tax Reform: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Netflix Is Rewarding Executives for Passage of Tax Reform: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Netflix' Chief Content Officer will see his compensation increase twelve-fold next year.

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Will Benefit Even More From Tax Bill

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Will Benefit Even More From Tax Bill

Many shares have lagged, even though they will benefit from the just-passed tax bill.

Jim Cramer: How to Trade Bank Stocks on This Fervor

Jim Cramer: How to Trade Bank Stocks on This Fervor

There is a battle going on between near-term, earnings-fixated people and longer-term ETF investors who are looking for value.

Quick News on Goldman, Allergan

Brother Bank of America/Mother Merrill makes Goldman Sachs a US 1 List addition this morning.   The shares are up slightly in early trading. Also, Argus lowers its Allergan rating this morning.

Claims and Bonds

"Love and marriage, love and marriage They go together like a horse and carriage This I tell you, brother You can't have one without the other" --"Love and Marriage," Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen Initial jobless claims totaled 236,000 compared to...

One Last Thing

"One last thing." -- Lt. Columbo  For nearly a year and a half I have written that if a corporate tax rate reduction is implemented, Citigroup will have a monumental hit to equity.  Here is what I wrote in December, 2016:   The Downside to Lower Tax...

Some Afternoon Observations

* Thus far, my expectation of an "inside day" has been accurate. SPDR S&P 500 ETF  has traded in a fifty cent range most of the day. * Bonds are at the day's highs. +$0.88. Yield on the 10-year U.S. note is down by 3.5 basis points to 2.32% (where y...

Intermediate Trade: Goldman Sachs

Intermediate Trade: Goldman Sachs

Use the price action in GS to set up a put spread.

Trade o' the Week Doing OK So Far

My Trade of the Week, Goldman Sachs short, is doing well thus far.   I think this short has legs.

Quick Look at Fixed Income

Unit labor costs were surprisingly lower and the price of copper getting schemissed, serving to lift bond yields in the early going.   iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF is up nicely in the premarket ($0.60) and the 10-year U.S. note yield (2.33%) i...

Trade of the Week: Shorting Goldman Sachs ($249.82)  

  "Volatility still remains pretty low across the spectrum; it's a very competitive environment.... there hasnt been that many catalysts, it hasnt been that exciting." - Marianne Lake, JPMorgan CFO In my view, the share price rise of Goldman Sachs h...

Discovery Takes Majority Stake in Oprah's OWN Network: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Discovery Takes Majority Stake in Oprah's OWN Network: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

Discovery now holds a 70% stake in the company.

Cramer: Just Because Taxes Are Going Down, Doesn't Mean These Stocks Can Deliver

Cramer: Just Because Taxes Are Going Down, Doesn't Mean These Stocks Can Deliver

Investors don't care where the earnings come from, as long as they actually show up.

Strange Brew (Part Deux)

As the S&P Index moves parabolically, it's interesting to note that FANG and its ilk -- e.g. Tesla -- continue to be conspicuous laggards.  Even Apple is a slight underperformer (+$2) after a $4 decline on Wednesday.  Some of my more prominent short...

Jim Cramer: Trim, but Don't Abandon, Surging Bank Stocks

Jim Cramer: Trim, but Don't Abandon, Surging Bank Stocks

Unlike so many other groups where valuations are stretched, the bank group appears to have room to run under a different government regime.

Warren (Buffett) Likes Warrants, Contrary to Popular Belief

Warren (Buffett) Likes Warrants, Contrary to Popular Belief

Berkshire Hathaway trades heavily in the over-the-counter derivatives market.

Warren (Buffett) Loves Warrants

Warren (Buffett) Loves Warrants

Don't buy into the headlines that Warren Buffett does not like trading options contracts.

Treasuries Yield Rigging?

Trimming Bank Shorts

I took in some bank stock shorts -- moving from medium sized to small sized in Bank of America , Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase . I have also reduced Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to small sized. As I do often, i trade around core long and short po...

Bond Gains Weigh on Yields, Banks

Bonds are trading at the day's high -- with yields across the maturity spectrum down between 2-4 basis points.  The 2s/10s spread is down by 2.5 basis points, at 69 bps. I recently added to my financial shorts -- and hopefully in the next few days I...

Midday Update: Stocks Sharply Lower as Investors Weigh Tax Plan Impacts

Midday Update: Stocks Sharply Lower as Investors Weigh Tax Plan Impacts

Stocks were lower in midday trading Thursday.