Evercore ISI analyst Glenn Schorr maintained a Buy rating on Goldman Sachs Group (GS – Research Report) yesterday and set a price target of $410.00. The company’s shares closed last Wednesday at $347.32.
According to TipRanks.com, Schorr is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 9.4% and a 65.0% success rate. Schorr covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as BrightSphere Investment Group, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Franklin Resources.
The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Goldman Sachs Group with a $466.08 average price target, a 30.1% upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 7, Jefferies also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $479.00 price target.
Based on Goldman Sachs Group’s latest earnings release for the quarter ending December 31, the company reported a quarterly revenue of $12.64 billion and net profit of $3.94 billion. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $11.74 billion and had a net profit of $4.51 billion.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 75 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of GS in relation to earlier this year.
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Founded in 1869, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities, and investment management firm. The company provides a range of financial services to clients including corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. The company operates through four segments: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Asset Management, and Consumer & Wealth Management.
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