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) pushed the Financial Services industry lower today making it today's featured Financial Services laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.5%. By the end of trading, Goldman Sachs Group fell $2.09 (-1.3%) to $163.17 on average volume. Throughout the day, 2,812,914 shares of Goldman Sachs Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3,624,300 shares. The stock ranged in price between $162.02-$164.83 after having opened the day at $164.63 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $165.26. Other companies within the Financial Services industry that declined today were:
), down 5.6%,
), down 5.0%,
), down 4.6% and
), down 4.1%.
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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. provides investment banking, securities, and investment management services, as well as financial services to corporations, financial institutions, governments, and high-net-worth individuals worldwide. Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $76.1 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 30.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Goldman Sachs Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates
Goldman Sachs Group
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results.
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On the positive front,
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), up 4.2%,
), up 2.8% and
), up 2.8% , were all gainers within the financial services industry with
) being today's featured financial services industry leader.
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