The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.: What Top Wall Street Players are Saying

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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. kicked off the trading day on 08/14/19 with a price decrease of -4.19%, equivalent to -$8.55 relative change for the day. Taking a more long-term approach, GS had a 52-week range of $151.70 to $245.08. At the time of this article’s publishing, this stock is trading at $195.56 after starting the trading session at $199.80. Moving on, the stock has demonstrated a 52-week change amounting to 47.19, alongside an S&P500 52-Week Change of 24.75. At the time of writing, this stock’s 50-day Moving Average stands at $204.93, while the 200-day Moving Average of this stock is currently $197.46.

Currently, this company’s share volume is sitting at $3,008,166, but has maintained average daily volume of $2.32M. This stock has generated an average Year to Date volume of $2.8 million, alongside an average 20-day volume of $2.36 million. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $359.74 million, simultaneously with a float of $354.89 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $70.35 billion.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.(GS) Ownership Data

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If we take a glance at the Ownership summary of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.’s stock, 1,367 Institutional holders make up 69.50% of its total stock ownership. All together, they are the legal holders of 249,902,418 shares, which are valued at about $51,007,582,538 in total. If we focus on the top 3 stockholders for this publicly-traded organization, VANGUARD GROUP INC owns 25.21 million shares, with BLACKROCK INC. in 2nd place owning 21.32 million shares and STATE STREET CORP in third place with total ownership of 20.9 million shares.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) Earnings and Revenue Data

In the latest quarterly report that this company released, which was put into the public domain on Jun-19, the organization reported $5.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $4.89) by $0.92.

The corporation racked down revenue of $8,807.00million for the previous financial quarter, compared to the mean analyst estimate of $8,994.19 million. This company achieved a net margin of 30.12 while generating a return on equity of 10.29. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.’s full-quarter revenue increased by 0.63%, when compared against the year-ago quarter. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 5.63 per share during the current fiscal year.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 21.50%, and is forecasted to reach 9.18% in the upcoming year. Looking at the long run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 2.96% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 9.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.

Additional Trading Performance Indicators

The company has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 5.31. Alongside those, its PE Ratio stands at $8.66, and its Beta score is 1.34.

Another valuable indicator worth considering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.30 for this organization. Plus, this company’s price to book ratio for the last three-month fiscal period reported is 0.92, whereas its price to cash per share for the last quarter landed at 253.22.

In the same vein, GS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve month was posted at 22.58, a figure that is expected to reach 5.63 in the next reported quarter, and analysts expect it will be 9.18% at the market close of one year from today’s date.