The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [NYSE: GS] surged by $9.59 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $345.12 during the day while it closed the day at $344.57. The company report on August 7, 2023 at 12:09 PM that Synthica Energy Announces Equity Investment from the Infrastructure Business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
Partnership and capital infusion will enable company to scale operations to produce RNG from pre-consumer food and beverage waste and other organic manufacturing byproducts.
Synthica Energy, LLC, an energy transition platform aimed to design, build, own, and operate large-scale, contracted anaerobic digestion facilities to convert pre-consumer organic waste into renewable natural gas (RNG), announced today that it has closed on a large equity investment from the Infrastructure Business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Goldman Sachs). Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. stock has also gained 7.02% of its value over the past 7 days. However, GS stock has inclined by 1.82% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 10.37% and gained 0.35% year-on date.
The market cap for GS stock reached $112.35 billion, with 342.30 million shares outstanding and 326.70 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.22M shares, GS reached a trading volume of 2785368 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for GS shares is $383.77 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on GS stock is a recommendation set at 2.30. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
HSBC Securities have made an estimate for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on September 07, 2023.
The Average True Range (ATR) for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is set at 6.50, with the Price to Sales ratio for GS stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.24. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.11, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 830.90. Price to Free Cash Flow for GS in the course of the last twelve months was 5.31.
GS stock trade performance evaluation
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 7.02. With this latest performance, GS shares gained by 3.72% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 10.37% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 4.93% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for GS stock in for the last two-week period is set at 64.56, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 73.58, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 59.53 for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 335.13, while it was recorded at 332.12 for the last single week of trading, and 339.93 for the last 200 days.
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS] shares currently have an operating margin of +20.91. The Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +16.74.
Return on Total Capital for GS is now 2.29, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 3.01. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 9.92, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.78. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 397.03. Additionally, GS Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 79.88, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 32.27. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 240.59, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 43.98.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS] managed to generate an average of $232,186 per employee.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS] stock
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for GS. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. go to 10.45%.
The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. [GS]: Institutional Ownership
The top three institutional holders of GS stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 1.31 billion shares, which is approximately 8.2089%. BLACKROCK INC., holding 1.04 billion shares of the stock with an approximate value of $170.67 trillion in GS stocks shares; and BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC, currently with $150.98 trillion in GS stock with ownership which is approximately 5.7381%.