Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (ZOES) Forms $15.06 Double Bottom; 13 Analysts Are Bullish The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) Last Week

January 18, 2018 - By rebbecca

Among 30 analysts covering Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. had 90 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, January 29 by Oppenheimer. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, October 16 with “Neutral”. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) earned “Overweight” rating by Atlantic Securities on Friday, April 21. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral” on Wednesday, April 19. Deutsche Bank upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $255 target in Wednesday, November 30 report. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, July 24 by UBS. As per Tuesday, July 18, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. On Thursday, December 21 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, November 18. As per Wednesday, May 31, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. See The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) latest ratings:

09/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $265.0 Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: Vining Sparks Rating: Hold New Target: $270.0
29/12/2017 Broker: Vertical Group Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $270.0 Maintain
12/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $260.0 Maintain
13/11/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $240.0 Maintain
06/11/2017 Broker: Vertical Group Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Sell Downgrade
17/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $240.0 Maintain
18/10/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Rating: Neutral Old Target: $243 New Target: $250 Maintain
18/10/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight Old Target: $265 New Target: $287 Maintain

Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (ZOES) formed double bottom with $14.61 target or 3.00% below today’s $15.06 share price. Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (ZOES) has $294.50 million valuation. The stock decreased 0.92% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $15.06. About 23,690 shares traded. Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES) has declined 49.51% since January 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 66.21% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.72% or $1.825 during the last trading session, reaching $251.825. About 1.37 million shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has risen 39.23% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 insider sales for $15.08 million activity. $1.81M worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) was sold by VINIAR DAVID A. Another trade for 17,685 shares valued at $4.16M was made by ROGERS JOHN F.W. on Tuesday, August 8. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $6.13M was sold by SCHWARTZ HARVEY M. SOLOMON DAVID M sold $754,997 worth of stock. Another trade for 4,951 shares valued at $1.19 million was sold by GNODDE RICHARD J.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.33, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 63 investors sold The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. 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. 52,588 are owned by Hightower Llc. Cap Int holds 0.09% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 305,980 shares. Independent holds 4,250 shares or 0.42% of its portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase & holds 2.63 million shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Rocky Mountain Advisers Lc holds 0.1% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 100 shares. Ballentine Ptnrs reported 2,121 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Legacy Private owns 1,554 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Aspen Invest Management owns 3,004 shares or 0.53% of their US portfolio. Artisan Ptnrs Partnership holds 0.1% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 219,577 shares. Grandfield & Dodd Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 1,929 shares. Rafferty Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Company accumulated 61,423 shares. Windsor Capital Management Ltd Llc invested in 1,423 shares. Glenmede Trust Na reported 0.02% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Cape Cod Five Cents Natl Bank reported 1,162 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn has 1.36 million shares for 0.1% of their portfolio.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. operates as an investment banking, securities, and investment management firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $94.99 billion. It operates through four divisions: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing & Lending, and Investment Management. It has a 27.96 P/E ratio. The Investment Banking segment provides financial advisory services, including strategic advisory assignments related to mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate defense activities, restructurings, spin-offs, and risk management; and underwriting services, such as debt and equity underwriting of public offerings and private placements of various securities and other financial instruments, as well as derivative transactions with public and private sector clients.

Analysts await Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $-0.13 EPS, down 85.71% or $0.06 from last year’s $-0.07 per share. After $0.01 actual EPS reported by Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1,400.00% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.35, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 20 investors sold Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. shares while 22 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 25 raised stakes. 18.57 million shares or 15.63% less from 22.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Northern Trust Corp reported 228,324 shares stake. Tower Capital Lc (Trc) accumulated 1,290 shares or 0% of the stock. Susquehanna International Limited Liability Partnership holds 0% in Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES) or 126,364 shares. Hhr Asset Mgmt Limited holds 0.41% or 614,878 shares. D E Shaw & Com Inc holds 102,505 shares. Art Ltd stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES). Ubs Asset Americas holds 12,000 shares. Engineers Gate Manager Lp holds 0.06% or 60,857 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys accumulated 30,203 shares or 0% of the stock. Tocqueville Asset Mgmt L P owns 174,450 shares. Dimensional Fund L P holds 0% or 58,498 shares. Parametric Assocs Limited Co holds 57,452 shares. Blue Bell Private Wealth Ltd Com has invested 0% in Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES). Barclays Public Limited Company holds 0% or 6,396 shares in its portfolio. Citadel Advsr owns 273,506 shares.

Among 9 analysts covering Zoe’s Kitchen (NYSE:ZOES), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Zoe’s Kitchen has $50 highest and $12.0 lowest target. $19.83’s average target is 31.67% above currents $15.06 stock price. Zoe’s Kitchen had 40 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, July 26 to “Hold”. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 23 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, December 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Sunday, August 30 by William Blair. On Tuesday, August 25 the stock rating was maintained by William Blair with “Buy”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, August 17 by Telsey Advisory Group. Maxim Group maintained Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE:ZOES) rating on Monday, November 7. Maxim Group has “Buy” rating and $36 target. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Tuesday, December 15. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Friday, November 10. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, December 10 by Maxim Group.