Hartwell J M Limited Partnership Lowered Its Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Stake; Last Week BlackRock Capital Investment (BKCC) Analysts

Among 6 analysts covering BlackRock Kelso Capital (NASDAQ:BKCC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. BlackRock Kelso Capital had 10 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, November 9 with “Hold”. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 19 by Cantor Fitzgerald. DA Davidson initiated BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) rating on Wednesday, September 30. DA Davidson has “Buy” rating and $10 target. JP Morgan maintained the shares of BKCC in report on Wednesday, November 1 with “Neutral” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $7.5 target in Thursday, October 5 report. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Monday, August 14 with “Hold”. As per Thursday, April 28, the company rating was downgraded by DA Davidson. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, June 14 by Citigroup. See BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) latest ratings:

09/11/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $7.0 Maintain
01/11/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Neutral Old Target: $8 New Target: $7.5 Maintain
05/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $7.5 Maintain
14/08/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $7.5 Maintain

Hartwell J M Limited Partnership decreased Goldman Sachs Group (GS) stake by 43.09% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Hartwell J M Limited Partnership sold 3,635 shares as Goldman Sachs Group (GS)’s stock declined 13.97%. The Hartwell J M Limited Partnership holds 4,800 shares with $1.14 million value, down from 8,435 last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group now has $96.10 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.68% or $1.74 during the last trading session, reaching $254.76. About 2.52M shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has risen 39.23% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 selling transactions for $15.08 million activity. The insider VINIAR DAVID A sold $1.81M. On Monday, August 7 SOLOMON DAVID M sold $754,997 worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 3,260 shares. ROGERS JOHN F.W. also sold $4.16 million worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) on Tuesday, August 8. 25,000 shares were sold by SCHWARTZ HARVEY M, worth $6.13 million. Another trade for 4,951 shares valued at $1.19 million was made by GNODDE RICHARD J on Wednesday, October 18.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.33, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 63 investors sold GS shares while 427 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. 271.74 million shares or 2.47% less from 278.62 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fmr Ltd Llc has 7.82M shares for 0.22% of their portfolio. Nippon Life Glob Americas holds 0.57% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 27,970 shares. Joel Isaacson And Limited reported 6,306 shares stake. Webster Commercial Bank N A holds 0% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 86 shares. Americafirst Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.41% or 1,271 shares. Truenorth Inc stated it has 6,764 shares. Boston Private Wealth Ltd Com holds 6,181 shares. Fiduciary Tru Com holds 0.33% or 45,791 shares. Gotham Asset Management Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0.01% or 3,297 shares. Cornerstone holds 0.49% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 18,000 shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas has 0.1% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 30,800 shares. Hancock owns 2,636 shares. Amer Assets Investment Management Ltd Liability Com holds 1.42% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 30,000 shares. Ray Gerald L & Assocs Limited reported 9,730 shares or 0.29% of all its holdings. 873 were reported by Dearborn Partners Ltd Liability Corporation.

Among 29 analysts covering Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. had 88 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, August 10 by Wells Fargo. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 22 by Zacks. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 12 by Sandler O’Neill. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, October 6 by Oppenheimer. As per Friday, January 6, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, July 19. As per Wednesday, June 7, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $180 target in Monday, January 25 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Wednesday, August 30. As per Monday, January 25, the company rating was upgraded by Nomura.

Analysts await The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) to report earnings on January, 17 before the open. They expect $5.10 earnings per share, up 0.39% or $0.02 from last year’s $5.08 per share. GS’s profit will be $1.92B for 12.49 P/E if the $5.10 EPS becomes a reality. After $5.02 actual earnings per share reported by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.59% EPS growth.

It closed at $6.23 lastly. It is up 2.85% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.85% the S&P500.