Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) : Continental Advisors scooped up 14,718 additional shares in Goldman Sachs Group Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 9, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 73,518 shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc which is valued at $11,420,286.Goldman Sachs Group Inc makes up approximately 5.03% of Continental Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Essex Investment Management Co reduced its stake in GS by selling 183 shares or 0.61% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 29,582 shares of GS which is valued at $4,595,268. Goldman Sachs Group Inc makes up approx 0.79% of Essex Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Investment House boosted its stake in GS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,580 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,225 shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc which is valued at $988,841. Goldman Sachs Group Inc makes up approx 0.16% of Investment House’s portfolio.Farmers Merchants Investments Inc boosted its stake in GS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 302 additional shares and now holds a total of 10,070 shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc which is valued at $1,599,620. Goldman Sachs Group Inc makes up approx 0.19% of Farmers Merchants Investments Inc’s portfolio. Northpointe Capital sold out all of its stake in GS during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 29,689 shares of GS which is valued $4,872,262.World Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in GS by selling 3,937 shares or 8.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 40,583 shares of GS which is valued at $6,660,076. Goldman Sachs Group Inc makes up approx 0.26% of World Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc closed down -2.73 points or -1.73% at $155.34 with 25,50,093 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $157.88, the shares hit an intraday low of $155.26 and an intraday high of $159.715 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported $2.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.18 according to the earnings call on Apr 19, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.50. The company had revenue of $6340.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6523.46 million. The company’s revenue was down -40.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $5.94 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Shares were Reiterated by Nomura on Apr 20, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 200 from a previous price target of $206 .Company shares were Upgraded by JP Morgan on Feb 16, 2016 to ” Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 180 from a previous price target of $170 .
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is a bank holding company and a financial holding company. The Company is a global investment banking securities and investment management company that provides a range of financial services to a diversified client base that include corporations financial institutions Governments and individuals. The Company has four business segments. The Investment Banking segments services include strategic advisory assignments and debt and equity underwriting of public offerings and private placements. Its Institutional Client Services segment makes markets and facilitates client transactions in fixed income equity currency and commodity products. Its investing and lending activities include the Companys investing and relationship lending activities across various asset classes primarily debt securities and loans public and private equity securities and real estate. Its investment management segment provides investment and wealth advisory services.