Earnings season is upon us, and Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) will be reporting earnings next Wednesday. What are the key things to look for? In this video, Motley Fool financial analyst Matt Koppenheffer tells us why return on equity, Goldman's trading division, and its value at risk are going to be the most important metrics for Goldman investors to follow when earnings are released. 


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