Goldman Sachs Group Company Profile (NYSE:GS)

About Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group logoThe Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a bank holding company and a financial holding company. The Company operates through four segments: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing & Lending, and Investment Management. The Company's Investment Banking segment provides financial advisory services, which include advisory assignments with respect to mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate defense activities, restructurings, spin-offs and risk management. The Company's Institutional Client Services segment makes markets and facilitates client transactions in fixed income, equity, currency and commodity products. The Company's investing and lending activities include its investing and relationship lending activities across various asset classes, primarily debt securities and loans, public and private equity securities, and real estate. The Company's investment management segment provides investment and wealth advisory services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Investment Brokerage - National
  • Sub-Industry: Investment Banking & Brokerage
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GS
  • CUSIP: 38141G10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $177.75
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $168.23
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $160.92
  • 52-Week Range: $138.20 - $199.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.26
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.14
  • P/E Growth: 0.68
  • Market Cap: $74.44B
  • Outstanding Shares: 418,799,000
  • Beta: 1.61
  • Net Margins: 19.58%
  • Return on Equity: 9.74%
  • Return on Assets: 0.84%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.44%
  • Current Ratio: 0.95%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.95%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $179.58 (1.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$200.00 -> $214.00View Rating Details
10/20/2016GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/19/2016RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$160.00 -> $170.00View Rating Details
10/19/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$160.00 -> $170.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016Rafferty Capital MarketsUpgradeHold -> Buy$184.00View Rating Details
10/11/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$210.00View Rating Details
10/10/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$180.00 -> $195.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$197.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$176.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$223.00 -> $222.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$140.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$185.00 -> $160.00View Rating Details
6/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/20/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
5/6/2016Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetSell$120.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
3/25/2016MacquarieLower Price Target$190.00 -> $180.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$183.00 -> $172.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsLower Price Target$205.00 -> $187.00View Rating Details
10/12/2015Sandler O'NeillUpgradeHold -> Buy$220.00View Rating Details
8/31/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$187.75 -> $215.00View Rating Details
6/15/2015MKM PartnersReiterated RatingBuy$213.00 -> $245.00View Rating Details
5/7/2015Atlantic SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOverweight$228.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/18/2016Q316$3.79$4.88$7.41 billion$8.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2016Q216$3.00$3.72$7.58 billion$7.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2016Q116$2.45$2.68$7.24 billion$6.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/20/2016Q415$3.54$1.27$7.14 billion$7.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q315$3.08$2.90$8.27 billion$6.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q215$3.70$4.75$8.81 billion$9.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q115$4.18$5.94$9.16 billion$10.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/16/2015Q414$4.32$4.38$7.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q314$3.19$4.57$7.69 billion$8.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/15/2014Q214$3.09$4.10$7.98 billion$9.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$3.44$4.02$8.70 billion$9.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/15/2014Q413$4.18$4.60$7.62 billion$8.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$2.88$2.88$7.36 billion$6.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/16/2013Q2 2013$2.92$3.70$8.26 billion$8.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/16/2013Q1 2013$3.84$4.29$9.60 billion$10.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/16/2013Q4 2012$3.29$5.60$7.91 billion$9.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2012$2.27$2.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/17/2012$1.18$1.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2012$3.53$3.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2012$1.22$1.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2011($0.16)($0.84)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2011$2.41$1.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2011$0.82$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/19/2011$3.76$3.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $17.53 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$2.09$4.36$3.23
Q2 20162$2.91$3.04$2.98
Q3 20162$3.62$4.88$4.25
Q4 20162$4.06$4.65$4.36
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
Annual Dividend:$2.60
Dividend Yield:1.46%
Dividend Growth:12.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:20.72% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.70% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
14.83% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.61%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.33%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/31/2016Sarah G SmithInsiderSell2,664$170.00$452,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Edith W CooperEVPSell14,000$166.11$2,325,540.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Sarah G SmithInsiderSell2,664$162.00$431,568.00View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderBuy9,685$18.24$176,654.40View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderBuy12,000$18.90$226,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderBuy11,509$19.28$221,893.52View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderBuy12,000$19.27$231,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Gary D. CohnCOOSell39,290$189.15$7,431,703.50View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Gregory K. PalmVPSell31,103$189.15$5,883,132.45View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Lloyd C. BlankfeinCEOSell5,250$189.15$993,037.50View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Gary D. CohnCOOSell10,052$188.62$1,896,008.24View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Gregory K. PalmVPSell10,368$188.34$1,952,709.12View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Lloyd C. BlankfeinCEOSell1,750$188.34$329,595.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Gary D. CohnCOOSell13,097$189.99$2,488,299.03View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Gregory K. PalmVPSell10,368$189.99$1,969,816.32View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Lloyd C. BlankfeinCEOSell1,750$189.99$332,482.50View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderBuy20,449$18.51$378,510.99View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Harvey M SchwartzCFOSell33,326$211.17$7,037,451.42View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Gary D CohnCOOSell24,163$215.00$5,195,045.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Lloyd C BlankfeinCEOSell104,186$215.00$22,399,990.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Sarah G SmithInsiderSell4,664$215.00$1,002,760.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Gary D CohnCOOSell38,072$212.00$8,071,264.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Sarah G SmithInsiderSell4,664$210.00$979,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Gary D CohnCOOSell46,763$205.00$9,586,415.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Gregory K PalmVPSell14,326$205.00$2,936,830.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Lloyd C BlankfeinCEOSell100,811$205.00$20,666,255.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Gary D CohnCOOSell4,000$205.05$820,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Gregory K PalmVPSell1,226$205.05$251,391.30View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Lloyd C BlankfeinCEOSell8,625$205.05$1,768,556.25View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Gary D CohnCOOSell50,763$202.18$10,263,263.34View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015John S WeinbergVice ChairmanSell91,381$200.17$18,291,734.77View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Sarah G SmithInsiderSell9,328$200.00$1,865,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Michael S SherwoodVice ChairmanSell75,392$199.22$15,019,594.24View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Harvey M SchwartzCFOSell91,285$197.05$17,987,709.25View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015John F.W. RogersEVPSell65,078$191.35$12,452,675.30View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Michael S SherwoodVice ChairmanSell70,000$192.06$13,444,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Alan M CohenEVPSell12,000$190.00$2,280,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Edith W CooperEVPSell7,071$177.11$1,252,344.81View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014John F.W. RogersEVPSell86,692$175.00$15,171,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Michael S SherwoodChairmanSell18,315$175.65$3,217,029.75View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014James A /Dc/ JohnsonDirectorSell5,800$177.02$1,026,716.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Harvey M SchwartzCFOSell32,112$176.02$5,652,354.24View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Debora L SparDirectorSell300$170.67$51,201.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Edith CooperEVPSell13,297$166.39$2,212,487.83View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014Claes DahlbackDirectorSell5,000$160.50$802,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Sarah SmithInsiderSell8,839$166.82$1,474,521.98View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Sarah SmithInsiderSell16,787$174.79$2,934,199.73View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Edith CooperEVPSell11,587$169.74$1,966,777.38View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013William W GeorgeDirectorSell4,500$162.29$730,305.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Claes DahlbackDirectorSell4,500$161.86$728,370.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013James A /Dc/ JohnsonDirectorSell9,000$160.25$1,442,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013Michael S SherwoodChairmanSell19,338$161.09$3,115,158.42View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Edith W CooperEVPSell11,780$104.35$1,229,243.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012John F.W. RogersEVPSell9,924$106.01$1,052,043.24View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)
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News IconSumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Sells shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) - DailyQuint (NYSE:GS) - October 23 at 5:10 PM logoExclusive: Goldman Sachs' Latam investment bank chief to leave - source (NYSE:GS) - October 23 at 9:47 AM
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News IconInvestment Brokerage – National: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) Position of the day (NYSE:GS) - October 23 at 9:47 AM
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News IconGoldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) Raised to “Buy” at Rafferty Capital Markets - DailyQuint (NYSE:GS) - October 21 at 8:28 AM
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Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

Last Updated on 10/27/2016 by Staff