The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. operates as an investment banking, securities, and investment management company worldwide. More Details
Established dividend payer and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Goldman Sachs Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GS is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GS's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Capital Markets
1 Year Return
US Capital Markets
Return vs Industry: GS exceeded the US Capital Markets industry which returned 15.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GS exceeded the US Market which returned 19.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Goldman Sachs Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Goldman Sachs Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GS ($301.01) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($226.75)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GS is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.3x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (27.1x).
PE vs Market: GS is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.3x) compared to the US market (21x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (5x).
How is Goldman Sachs Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 20 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GS's forecast earnings growth (15.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: GS's earnings (15.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (21.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: GS's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-3.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GS's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.1% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.5%).
How has Goldman Sachs Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GS has a large one-off loss of $4.5B impacting its September 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: GS's current net profit margins (15.8%) are lower than last year (25.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GS's earnings have grown by 5.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GS had negative earnings growth (-26.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Capital Markets industry average (4.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GS's Return on Equity (7.3%) is considered low.
How is Goldman Sachs Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GS's short term assets ($1,019.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($563.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: GS's short term assets ($1,019.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($474.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GS's debt to equity ratio (490.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 440% to 490.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.3%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if GS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Goldman Sachs Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GS's dividend (1.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.39%).
High Dividend: GS's dividend (1.66%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.85%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GS's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (28.7%), GS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: GS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (16.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
David Solomon (58 yo)
Mr. David Michael Solomon has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. since October 1, 2018 and has been its Chairman since January 01, 2019. Mr. Solomon served as the Pre...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD24.66M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.56M).
Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||2.25yrs||US$24.66m||0.044% |
|President & COO||2.25yrs||US$22.26m||0.031% |
|Executive VP & CFO||2.17yrs||US$20.24m||0.033% |
|Executive VP & General Counsel||3yrs||US$8.37m||0.00097% |
|Executive VP||19.08yrs||US$10.97m||0.034% |
|Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Controller & Chief Accounting Officer||1.17yrs||no data||0.0029% |
|MD, Head & Chairman of European Investment Banking||no data||no data||no data|
|Chair of Investment Banking||3.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Partner & Chief Technology Officer||1.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Administrative Officer||4yrs||no data||0.0079% |
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: GS's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||2.25yrs||US$24.66m||0.044% |
|Chairman & Co-CEO of Goldman Sachs (India) Securities Pvt Ltd||9.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||9.25yrs||US$619.94k||0% |
|Independent Director||12.58yrs||US$575.17k||0.0042% |
|Non-Executive Director||8yrs||US$595.12k||0.28% |
|Chairman of International Advisors||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.5yrs||US$341.56k||0% |
|Independent Lead Director||6.5yrs||US$600.26k||0.00056% |
|Independent Director||6.83yrs||US$620.26k||0.00056% |
|Independent Director||4.08yrs||US$595.17k||0% |
|Independent Director||6.08yrs||US$636.90k||0.025% |
|Independent Director||6.08yrs||US$595.12k||0.00028% |
Experienced Board: GS's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
- Ticker: GS
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1869
- Industry: Investment Banking and Brokerage
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Market Cap: US$107.993b
- Shares outstanding: 358.77m
- Website: https://www.goldmansachs.com
Number of Employees
- The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
- 200 West Street
- New York
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GS||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 1999|
|GS *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||May 1999|
|GOS||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 1999|
|GOS||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 1999|
|GS||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||May 1999|
|GS||BVC (Bolsa de Valores de Colombia)||Yes||Common Stock||CO||COP||May 1999|
|GS-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Common Stock||IT||EUR||May 1999|
|0R3G||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||May 1999|
|GS||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||May 1999|
|GS.PRA||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||PFD A 1/1000||US||USD||Apr 2005|
|GS.PRD||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||SHS D 1/1000||US||USD||May 2006|
|GSGI34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR REPR 1/10 COM STK NPV||BR||BRL||Dec 2011|
|GS.PRJ||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||DEP 1/1000 PFD J||US||USD||Apr 2013|
|GS.PRK||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||DEP 1/1000 SER K||US||USD||Apr 2014|
|GS.PRN||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||DEP 1/1000 SER N||US||USD||Feb 2016|
|GOSI||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||5%-FRN SUB PERP USD1000 'P'||DE||USD||Oct 2017|
|GS||BASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)||CEDEARS (EACH 13 REP 1 COM USD1.00)||AR||ARS||Apr 2019|
|A2R3TX||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||ALT TIER I PERP||DE||USD||Jun 2019|
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. operates as an investment banking, securities, and investment management company worldwide. It operates in four segments: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Asset Management,...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/18 00:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/15 00:00|
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