Goldman Sachs on sideways stock market – Business Insider

Bharat RanjanGoldman Sachs’ chief equity strategist David Kostin doesn’t think stocks are going anywhere for the rest of the year. In a note to clients over the weekend, Kostin and his team outlined 4 main reasons why the S&P 500 probably won’t do much of anything for the rest of the year and finish at 2,100. On Monday morning, futures were indicating […]

Here's What 8 Stock Market Gurus Expect For 2015 – Business Insider

Myles Udland

Nov. 27, 2014, 8:00 AM

Bloomberg TelevisionGoldman Sachs’ David Kostin sees just modest gains for the S&P 500 in 2015.It’s still November, but Wall Street is already looking ahead to next year.Over the last few weeks, several outlooks for 2015 have rolled in, and so far, we’ve gotten outlooks from 8 of the biggest stock market gurus on Wall Street.Expectations […]

GOLDMAN: The Stock Market In 2015 Will Be … – Business Insider

Bloomberg TelevisionGoldman Sachs’ David KostinSee AlsoGOLDMAN: Here Are The 15 Best Stocks For Fat Dividends And Huge BuybacksGOLDMAN: Everybody In Texas Is Resigned To Lower Oil PricesUBS On Stocks: ‘Roll Tide, Roll…’Goldman Sachs equity strategist David Kostin is out with his 2015 outlook for the S&P 500.Kostin’s price target: 2,100.This equates to a roughly 5% return for the benchmark stock […]

Goldman Sachs Just Cranked Up Its Forecast For The Stock Market

Sam Ro

Jul. 14, 2014, 7:52 AM

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Goldman Sachs has finally revised its year-end target for the S&P 500.
In a new note to clients, strategist David Kostin writes that he now expects the S&P 500 to end the year at 2,050, up from his previous target of 1,900.That’s a modest 4.2% gain from Friday’s close of 1,967.”We expect the equity rally […]

Momentum Stocks Might Not Rebound – Business Insider

Deutsche BankChart 1.Volatility has returned to the markets, and growth stocks in information technology and health care have led the way down.The chart above, from Deutsche Bank strategist Keith Parker, shows the extent to which fund positioning has helped fuel the recent decline in the stock market.”Performance over the last month across stocks and sectors has been driven by position […]

A Fascinating Way To See Bubbles Within The Stock Market

Asset bubbles are notoriously difficult to identify as they are happening. Often times, they only become clear in hindsight.Having said that, Goldman Sachs’ David Kostin offers an interesting stock market chart in his team’s new US Quarterly Chartbook.It shows the sector composition of the S&P 500 by market cap since 1974. As you can see, sector bubbles manifest when […]

Stock Market Sell-Off – Business Insider

U.S. stocks are sliding and yields are plummeting as Treasuries surge following the release of much worse than expected manufacturing survey data from the Institute of Supply Management.The headline index from the ISM report tumbled to 51.3 from December’s 56.5 reading, indicative of a sharp slowdown in American manufacturing in January. The consensus Wall Street estimate called for a much […]