Tag: Goldman Sachs

Europe Will Save Goldman Sachs

| May 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

Just last week I wrote about the financial industry.  I noted they were being assaulted by (and rightfully so) government investigations, charges of securities law violations, and even regulatory overhaul.  Despite these attacks, the industry was holding up. One of the big players, Goldman Sachs (GS), is under the microscope these days. The interrogation of […]

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Goldman Executives Duke It Out!

| April 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

The temperature is rising fast… and I’m not talking about the recent 90 degree days we’re seeing here in Phoenix.  The temps I’m talking about are at the Senate Subcommittee on Investigations.  Our esteemed politicians are turning up the heat and some people are really sweating! This time around, it’s Goldman Sachs executives. The Senate’s […]

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Don’t Get Taken By Goldman Sachs

| August 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

Do you ever get the feeling you’re trading on yesterday’s news? Well, that’s exactly what’s happening if you’re getting financial research from Goldman Sachs. This story is absolutely shocking.  It’s been all over the financial media and hit the cover of yesterday’s Wall Street Journal. Goldman’s been holding “trading huddles” for their preferred clients. In […]

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Financial Stocks – The Catch To Investing In Financial Stocks

| April 22, 2009 | 0 Comments

Just the other day I was standing at a bank.  I was there for some simple paperwork… and to open a new account.  As I sat in the lobby, I was amazed at the number of people streaming in and out of the branch. I quickly realized, despite the horrible economic environment, people still need […]

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Private Equity – Goldman Sachs’ Recent News

| April 13, 2009 | 0 Comments

If you spend enough time on Wall Street, you learn that there are two types of investors.  Smart money, and dumb money.  The smart money is always ringing the cash register and pocketing millions of dollars.  The dumb money… well… they’re not. There’s a little known third group of investors who don’t fit in either […]

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Are Your Assets Safe At The Banks?

| March 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

It’s starting to happen.  Slowly the government’s nationalizing the banks. They don’t want to admit it to the investing public… but slowly they’re taking control of each big institution.  Citigroup’s (C) a perfect example. First they gave them $25 billion to “increase lending.”  Now the preferred stock is being converted into shares.  This effectively makes […]

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