Goldman Sachs (GS) earnings Q3 2021

Goldman Sachs on Friday reported third-quarter results that beat analysts’ expectations, with investment banking revenue up nearly 90% and the bank reaping record fees from equity financing. Here are the numbers: Earnings: $14.93 per share versus $10.18 consensus estimate, according to Refinitiv Revenue: $13.61 billion versus $11.68 billion consensus estimate The bank’s earnings rose 63% … Read more

Michael Burry of ‘The Big Short’ asked about shorting crypto days before bitcoin hit $60,000

Andrew Toth | Magic movie | Getty Images “The Big Short” investor Michael Berry inquired about ways to bet on bitcoin before the world’s largest cryptocurrency hit a six-month high to break through the $60,000 level. “Well, I’ve never done this before, how do you sell cryptocurrency,” Puri said in a tweet on Wednesday. “Do … Read more

Wall Street rally, currencies and oil

SINGAPORE – Stocks in Japan looked poised for a positive start on Friday after overnight gains on Wall Street as the S&P 500 jumped nearly 2%. The Nikkei 225 index futures contract in Chicago was 28815 while its counterpart in Osaka was 28810. This compares with the last close of the Nikkei 225 index at … Read more

Stock futures are flat after S&P has best day since March on strong earnings

US stock index futures were little changed during overnight trading on Thursday, after the S&P 500 posted its best day since March on stronger-than-expected earnings. Futures related to the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 36 points. S&P 500 futures rose 0.11%, while Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.12%. During regular trading, the S&P 500 advanced 1.71%, … Read more