Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) shares traded -0.96% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $205.91. The stock exchanged hands 2.84 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.06 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $75.46 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $230 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 21 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) high price target of $309 and with a conservative view have low price target of $170.
Odeon Capital “Upgrades” Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) in a research note issued to investors on 4/17/19 to Hold with price target of $0.
Additionally on 4/16/19 Morgan Stanley “Maintained” Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) to Equal-Weight setting price target at $218 and on 4/16/19 BMO Capital “Maintained” the stock to Market Perform at $260. Furthermore on 3/26/19 Oppenheimer “Maintained” the stock to Outperform at $312.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 58.73 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 4.24, Consequently Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.26%, 1.87% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.22.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.5. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $4.5 and can go high up to $6. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $5.41 derived from a total of 21 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $5.98 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) reported $5.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.89 by $0.82. The company posted an earnings surprise of 16.8%.
Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $9.28 Billion according to 16 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $9.97 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $8.81 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $35.35 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $32.5 Billion and high estimates of $37.13 Billion according to 21 number of analysts.
Currently Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.4%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 75.3%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -0.12%.
Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $53.18 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.42. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $208.18 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.99, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $356.21, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 0.58. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.41 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 8.58.