Goldman Sachs (GS US) - the name of one of the world's largest investment banks is also still known in a narrow circle of like "The Firm". Founded financial sharks came in 1869, stood at the origins of Marcus Goldman and Samuel Sachs. The Bank is engaged in asset management, stock trading, and investment banking (mergers and acquisitions, underwriting, restructuring) and received wide publicity at the time of the US mortgage crisis in 2008.
Then the bank was accused of inflating the bubble in subprime mortgage market and mislead customers. Only in the UK, the Bank was ordered to pay $ 550 million to settle the case of the deception of customers (customers of the bank threw off low-quality assets, giving them a first-class securities Class A).
At the moment, a financial conglomerate is experiencing not the best of times. Only in 2015, the bank's shares fell in price by $ 24.00. GS.US downtrend continuing from 24 June 2015, while paper cost by $ 217.00, Now their market price is $ 158.20 per share. Despite the exceptional profitability of the company per share of $ 8.84 $ (EPS), in the past six months, the liquidity of "The Firm" fallen several times, primarily due to large losses in the asset management of institutional clients. Most recently, the news is not confirmed as the best financial health of the bank, when the board of directors in order to improve liquidity problems, he decided to take deposits from individuals by $ 1. Against this backdrop, our long-term goal is to drop CFD $ 146 for 3-4 months. The entry point to the sale of an asset is the mark of $ 156.80. The short-term scenario assumes note payment falling asset to $ 153.00.
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Author analysts: Ilya Privalov
Financial analyst AMarkets. He has extensive experience in the OTC markets. In its approach primarily guided by the tough trading ratio of the nominal amount of a deposit, and adheres to the strategy of using the leverage of no more than 1:10. Practices capital diversification among various types of assets, which allows to enter the stable profit at the end of the trading month. Participates in the development of trading systems, as well as analyzes the nature of the pricing tools.