Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. -- Still the Gold Standard

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analyst David Hanson is joined by Motley Fool One analyst Morgan Housel to discuss the day's headlines. Among the topics they discuss are earnings from Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS  ) and the economic damage caused by the Federal government shutdown.

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  • Report this Comment On April 01, 2014, at 12:03 PM, stevebry56 wrote:

    In case of higher Volatility, Goldman Sachs either has to take on a greater risk which will increase its daily average Value-at-Risk or it has to lower volume of transaction and hence reduces its profitability.

  • Report this Comment On April 01, 2014, at 12:04 PM, mikewatson021 wrote:

    There is news reporting that in order to buy the stakes in Global Beverages and Foods Pvt. Ltd, Goldman Sachs and Mitsui Global investment with some others will invest Rs 315 Crore. This investment is expected to give valuable return.

  • Report this Comment On April 01, 2014, at 12:14 PM, stevebry56 wrote:

    Goldman Sachs after a dismal 2013 has actually offered the best return for the year to date in 2014 among all asset classes. Goldman Sachs held global macroeconomic conference in Tokyo last week where it discussed on global equities and said that majority of the attendees were bullish on equities and specifically European equities.

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