Active Stock Momentum: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS)

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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) gained 2.76 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $262.58. The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.42 Million at the end of last session.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has the Market Capitalization of 97.87 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $273.79 and 52-Week Low of $209.62 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/29/18 and 52-Week Low on 05/31/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $5.68/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $4.92/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.76/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 15.4 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. for the current quarter to be 4.3%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 16.7 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 23.96% per annum, whereas in the past Five years The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) showed a growth of 2.7 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 3 analysts rated The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 5 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.07% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 2.3% and 11.39% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 10.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 1.3%.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.77% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.26% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 2.13%, monthly performance percentage is 1.59 percent, Quarterly performance is 9.29 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 15.37% and Yearly Performance is 5.26 percent.

Company Profile:

Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. is a specialty finance company that has elected to be regulated as a business development company. GS BDC was formed by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (Goldman Sachs) to invest primarily in middle-market companies in the United States, and is externally managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P., an SEC-registered investment adviser and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Goldman Sachs. GS BDC seeks to generate current income and, to a lesser extent, capital appreciation primarily through direct originations of secured debt, including first lien, first lien/last-out unitranche and second lien debt, and unsecured debt, including mezzanine debt, as well as through select equity investments.