The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

149.93
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 145.29
Day Low/High 141.67 / 150.45
52 Wk Low/High 130.85 / 250.46
Avg Volume 4.24M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 345.67M
Market Cap 50.22B
EPS 21.20
P/E Ratio 6.91
Div & Yield 5.00 (2.98%)
A Refreshing Shift in the Character of the Market Action

A Refreshing Shift in the Character of the Market Action

The coast is clear for more of a focus on individual stocks and stock-picking.

There Are Signs of Improved Technical Action and Stock Picking

There Are Signs of Improved Technical Action and Stock Picking

China trade issue is no longer dominating the action.

In a Richly-Valued Market, Bank Stocks Represent Uncommon Value Under Almost Any Time Frame (Part Trois)

* Bank earnings, to begin to be reported this morning, will mostly be in line to modestly higher than consensus expectations. * In this quarter, bank EPS will begin to improve and grow relative to the S&P - with flat to slightly higher operating pro...

Market Narrative Shifts to Economic Growth as Earnings Season Starts

Market Narrative Shifts to Economic Growth as Earnings Season Starts

Many stocks have been in a bear market and certain sectors -- like biotechnology, recent IPOs and oil -- have been under extreme pressure.

Valuation and 2 Names to Watch Into Earnings: Market Recon

Valuation and 2 Names to Watch Into Earnings: Market Recon

Citigroup and Lululemon are on the radar this morning.

These Financials Report Tuesday

Tomorrow morning we have several financials reporting their quarterly results before the market open: Charles Schwab Citigroup Goldman Sachs JP Morgan Chase Wells Fargo What I've noticed is expectations for both Goldman as well as Morgan Stanley , w...

The 12 Earnings Reports I'll be Watching This Week

As we get ready to transition into Monday afternoon, investor attention will no doubt begin to focus on the earnings gauntlet of about 160 company reports to be had between Tuesday through Friday. Those reports will include 52 of the S&P 500 compani...

So This Is Trump's Version of a Really Big Deal With China?

So This Is Trump's Version of a Really Big Deal With China?

After all the fuss about the latest round of U.S./China trade talks, all that came out was the U.S. has agreed to postpone an increase of tariffs and that China would purchase more U.S. agricultural products.

Chinese Sweet Talk, Banks Perk Up, and a Swing at Cintas: Market Recon

Chinese Sweet Talk, Banks Perk Up, and a Swing at Cintas: Market Recon

Plus, a look at the uncertain prospects for a Saudi Aramco initial public offering.

Jim Cramer: Rate Cut Talk Is About Stemming the Tides of a Recession

Jim Cramer: Rate Cut Talk Is About Stemming the Tides of a Recession

Hate Trump or like Trump, the economy does respond to a lower Fed funds rate.

How 'No Trading Commissions' Might Be a Game Changer for Retail Traders and CBOE

How 'No Trading Commissions' Might Be a Game Changer for Retail Traders and CBOE

Commissions do cut into the customer's profits, so now with that removed we may see trading come alive even more with options.

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Are Cheap... if We Avoid a Recession

Jim Cramer: These Stocks Are Cheap... if We Avoid a Recession

With low price-to-earnings multiples, these stocks could be buys right now -- depending on your take on recession.

Fed 'Blindsided' Again, Peloton's No Bargain, Trading Jabil: Market Recon

Fed 'Blindsided' Again, Peloton's No Bargain, Trading Jabil: Market Recon

Does the Fed just keep injecting liquidity into money markets every single night forever?

My Outlook for the Market's Major Sectors

* Only three of eleven S&P sectors are viewed as attractive * I am in a risk off state of mind. Back in 2015 I instituted a new regular feature called "Sectors," in which I periodically offered my short-term (6-12 months) price outlook for each of t...

GS Chart Updated

Minding Mr. Market

I added further to my long but that was it for my trading today. (VXX is my Trade of the Week) At 3:20 p.m. the indices are more or less where they opened. Breadth was only modestly negative. FANG got walloped, banks were only modestly lower (a "win...

Tweet of the Day

Goldman Sachs streamlines and cuts costs. From Q: "Goldman's heads of trading, technology and human resources have all announced their departures in the past two weeks." (via @lizrhoffman) $GS https://t.co/vZgiI1yzR9 — Carl Quintanilla (@carlquintan...

Thick Skin for These Markets, Saudi Aramco IPO, Trading Zscaler: Market Recon

Thick Skin for These Markets, Saudi Aramco IPO, Trading Zscaler: Market Recon

A market repricing...which are the 'true' growth stocks now?

Jim Cramer: There's a Wholesale Jailbreak From High Quality Super-Growth Names

Jim Cramer: There's a Wholesale Jailbreak From High Quality Super-Growth Names

Market participants are beginning to recognize that there's no stopping the avalanche in selling of the expensive stocks to buy the cheaper stocks like AT&T.

Making a Bullish Case for Goldman

Making a Bullish Case for Goldman

Price is above the 200-day simple moving average, the 5/13 exponential moving average combo is bullish, and we're right on top of the 50-day simple moving average.

Some Individual Stock Updates

* makes a new high and I am sticking with my small long investment position. * , a recent buy, is up another $3 after climbing by nearly $4 yesterday. Holding on. * also on a tear, up by over +$33. Though its been an amazing multiple day upturn I am...

Giving Credit to Credit-Card Stocks Where It's Due

Giving Credit to Credit-Card Stocks Where It's Due

What's in your investment wallet: Mastercard, Visa or American Express?

New Buy (and Short) 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 time comes to sell, y...

Goldman's 10Q

Some of my financial holdings are delivering their 2Q19 10Qs today. I will comment if appropriate. First up is Goldman Sachs . One of the more interesting items was that the brokerage experienced only seven loss days. On the other hand there were fe...

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire is so large and diversified that its prospects are tied to the economy as a whole, with the added benefit of being a defensive play in case of a market downturn.

Beyond Meat Chewed Up as Secondary Offering Takes Bite Out of Bullishness

Beyond Meat Chewed Up as Secondary Offering Takes Bite Out of Bullishness

The secondary offering of the producer of plant-based meat substitutes is priced well below its Wednesday's close.

Jim Cramer: Add 'Better Than Feared' to Your Investing Lexicon

Jim Cramer: Add 'Better Than Feared' to Your Investing Lexicon

Here's the only way to explain why stocks jump like mad if the companies underneath them only perform slightly better than the analysts worried they would.

Is GS Polishing Up To Be a Treasured Opportunity or Just Fool's Gold?

Is GS Polishing Up To Be a Treasured Opportunity or Just Fool's Gold?

New management seems to be doing a better job than Lloyd Blankfein did, but I remain skeptical.

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms