The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

195.80
16.00 8.80
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 179.91
Open 187.00
Day Low/High 185.60 / 195.64
52 Wk Low/High 151.70 / 275.31
Volume 9.51M
Avg Volume 3.99M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 371.97M
Market Cap 66.48B
EPS 9.20
P/E Ratio 12.67
Div & Yield 3.20 (1.78%)

Adding to GS

I added to my trading rental at $205.50.

Who Is Swimming Naked?

* There is no quick answer or special sauce to capture the holy grail of investment results - it takes hard work, common sense and the ability to navigate the noise * Recognize that, in the markets, the only certainty is the lack of certainty * Avoi...

Trade of the Week - Long GS at $207.90

* In the case of Goldman Sachs it might be time to be greedy when others are now fearful * I am taking a trading rental (and not a long term lease) in GS this morning Though I have been a long term bear on Goldman Sachs  (here is my thesis), this mo...

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Enough About GE, Take a Look at Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs is down by another $10 this morning but I haven't heard CNBC or any other business news outlet do a story on the stock (its legal problems have been in the news), which has gotten schmeissed over the last month. Instead I am hearing a ...

Goldman's Troubles

Repeating for emphasis, Goldman Sachs is in trouble.  Nov 05, 2018 ' 09:39 AM EST DOUG KASS Goldman, Oh No! Again, for emphasis (because I don't believe this issue is on the front burner of many investors' ovens), Goldman's potential problem could e...

Jim Cramer: The Stock Market's Machine Buyers

Jim Cramer: The Stock Market's Machine Buyers

These are simply programs where some ETFs and handcrafted baskets are overwhelming both sides of the market.

Goldman, Oh No!

Again, for emphasis (because I don't believe this issue is on the front burner of many investors' ovens), Goldman's potential problem could exceed that of Drexel Burnham.   As I wrote last on Friday:  Nov 02, 2018 ' 01:55 PM EDT DOUG KASS On Goldman...

Now This...

"Just one more thing." -- Lt. Columbo I mentioned that the weight of this situation is heavy on Goldman Sachs . Now this... zerohedge @zerohedge 3m MORE THAN 30 GOLDMAN EXECUTIVES REVIEWED 1MDB DEALS: FT that's a lot of people not going to prison

Tell Me Something I Don't Know About Projected Fourth Quarter GDP

Regular readers of my Diary know I sometimes post things that replicate the theme of the "Tell Me Something I Don't Know" segment on MSNBC's "Hardball With Chris Matthews." So... "Tell me something I don't know, Dougie." In the face of the weak 3Q c...

Jim Cramer: The Move Out of Regional Banks Is Fed-Fueled

Jim Cramer: The Move Out of Regional Banks Is Fed-Fueled

The shift from regional to national banks is stark.

Jim Cramer: An Absence of Negatives Is a Real Positive

Jim Cramer: An Absence of Negatives Is a Real Positive

This is what the market looks like when the Fed says nothing and the president isn't ranting about something.

Say No to Goldman Sachs (Part Deux)

* Goldman Sachs remains a "value trap" * I give management credit for trying - but there are risks to achieving higher returns * The brokerage's lower returns achieved in 2018 (compared to yesteryear) - are a permanent condition - and justify its cu...

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Jim Cramer: Is This as Good as It Gets?

Jim Cramer: Is This as Good as It Gets?

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While a Number of Factors Led to the Market Meltdown...

... It was the changing market structure that set us up for and has exacerbated the schmeissing. Randolph Duke: Money isn't everything, Mortimer. Mortimer Duke: Oh, grow up. Randolph Duke: Mother always said you were greedy. Mortimer Duke: She meant...

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Square's slide may provide an attractive entry point for investors.

The Stealth Bear Market of 2018

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Jim Cramer: Rates Are Not Done Going Up Yet

Jim Cramer: Rates Are Not Done Going Up Yet

When rates get to where they have to go we are going to have a slowdown that will be regarded as stagflationary.

2 Plays on JP Morgan to Boost Bank Exposure: Market Recon

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Try these trades in JPM and Key to take advantage of weakness in the sector.

Da Banks

Earnings season will start in earnest late next week. That's when we'll hear from the likes of JPMorgan Chase , Citigroup , and Wells Fargo . As an aside, the banks are finally feeling some relief today as the U.S. 10-year has finally put some dista...

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

If You Must Trade Tilray, Use This Options Play: Market Recon

Covered calls may be the best bet -- or wait for a dip.

Jim Cramer: Valuations Now Have No Relation to Common Sense

Jim Cramer: Valuations Now Have No Relation to Common Sense

Analyst downgrades and mind-boggling P/E ratios do not matter in this current market.

Closing Bell: LIVE MARKETS BLOG

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Stocks bounced back from trade scare that started an afternoon sell off.

Novice Trade: JPMorgan Chase

Novice Trade: JPMorgan Chase

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Inside the Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF

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Know what you own and why.

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Active institutional traders have moved decisively on Micron stock in the past year, ahead of analyst sentiment.

It Is a Choppy Market but Still Has a Positive Tone

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Jim Cramer: The Bear In the Market Is Roving Right Now

Jim Cramer: The Bear In the Market Is Roving Right Now

Stay diversified and stay the course, there's nothing here that's going to change things longer term.

Micron's Dive: Time to Wait

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