BMO Capital Sticks to Its Hold Rating for Goldman Sachs Group (GS)

In a report released today, James Fotheringham from BMO Capital maintained a Hold rating on Goldman Sachs Group (GSResearch Report), with a price target of $264.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $249.72, close to its 52-week high of $249.82.

According to, Fotheringham is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 14.2% and a 77.7% success rate. Fotheringham covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Discover Financial Services, Focus Financial Partners, and Santander Consumer USA.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Goldman Sachs Group with a $269.00 average price target, implying an 8.9% upside from current levels. In a report issued on January 6, Barclays also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $267.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $249.82 and a one-year low of $180.73. Currently, Goldman Sachs Group has an average volume of 2.19M.

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Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. engages in global investment banking, securities, and investment management, which provides financial services. It operates through the following business segments: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing and Lending, and Investment Management.