Articles by Goldman Sachs
Australia Adds More Than 37K New Jobs In December And Unemployment Rate Falls—Report
January 16 2015 12:30 PM
Amid concerns about deflation and economic slowdown in some of the countries, Australia is posting gains in job growth.
Deflation Fears In Asia And Europe As Oil Prices Continue To Fall
January 15 2015 1:30 PM
Falling oil prices may be impacting not only countries that produce the commodity but also oil-importing countries.
Iran Warns That Saudi Arabia And Kuwait Will Also Suffer For Low Oil Prices
January 14 2015 12:08 PM
Oil producing countries are anxiously waiting for the global oil prices to bottom out. The commodity price has continued to fall in the recent months.
‘Never Going To See $ 100’ Oil Again Says Saudi Prince As Goldman Sachs Cuts Oil Price Forecast For 2015
January 13 2015 12:22 PM
Investors are cautiously watching the price of oil and its impact on global stock markets after supply glut led to a fall in the commodity’s price.
Global Markets Overview – January 13, 2015
January 13 2015 10:36 AM
There is no escaping crude's effect on global markets. A fresh five-and-a-half-year low in both West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent now see the oil prices well below US$50 barrel as it marches towards the expected support level of US$40 a barrel.
Auspicious Start In 2015 For Australian Iron Ore Miners As Price Of Commodity Slightly Rises To $71.26/Tonne
January 05 2015 10:25 AM
On the first trading day of 2015, price of iron ore registered a slight increase to $71.26 per tonne on the spot market, up from $66.84 before Christmas. The improvement could be seen as an auspicious start for Australian iron ore miners who suffered a significant dip in income due to price of the key-steelmaking ingredient hitting a five-year low in 2014 because of the low demand in China and glut in supply.
El Niño Threatens Australia As Pacific Ocean Temperatures Rise
December 24 2014 6:04 PM
El Niño is looming in Australia as scientists observe an increasing temperatures in the Pacific Ocean.
Apple Inc (AAPL) Stock Positive Growth To Continue in 2015; Analysts Mixed On Apple Watch Performance
December 23 2014 12:25 AM
The positive growth of Apple stock is expected to continue as analysts predict strong iPhone 6 demand to continue despite mixed forecasts on Apple Watch.
RBA Hints Aussie Dollar Could Dip to US75c
December 12 2014 10:44 AM
The Australian dollar hit a four-year low on Thursday at US82.15c but it recovered and closed at US83.20c. Reserved Bank of Australia (RBA) officials warn that the Aussie dollar could further depreciate to US75c.
Australian Dollar Outlook – December 5, 2014
December 05 2014 10:45 AM
The Australian Dollar made new four year lows last night amid expectations of interest rate cuts early next year.
Australia's Economy to Face More Growth Hurdles in 2015
December 05 2014 12:58 AM
Goldman Sachs predicts Australia's economy will face crucial challenges in 2015 as the country struggles with declining mining investments and plunging prices of commodities.
#Bendgate Fails To Dent As Apple’s Market Value Reaches $700 Billion
November 27 2014 11:08 AM
Notwithstanding the #bendgate scandal, iPhone 6 sales soared and is responsible for Apple's market value hitting $700 billion on Tuesday. Add as well the sale of the flagship in China.
Global Markets Overview – November 20, 2014
November 20 2014 10:33 AM
Equity trading is getting ugly again; the US has been absent-mindedly meandering higher over the past month yet that lead has not transferred to Asian markets (disregarding the spending machine that is Japan).
Citigroup Forecasts Iron Ore Price To Further Plummet Below $60/Tonne In 2015
November 13 2014 10:28 AM
Iron ore prices has fallen to a five-year low of $76 per tonne in the international market. But it isn't the worst case scenario because a Citibank study forecasts the price of this key steelmaking-ingredient could still drop to less than $60 in 2015.
Tesco Facing Crisis After Chairman Quits Citing Accounting Scandal In The Retail Giant
October 24 2014 3:25 PM
Retail sector throws up sudden twists as new format stores can upset any well run chain.
Medibank IPO Seeks To Raise $4.8B Capital, Biggest Share Launch In Asia For 2014
October 21 2014 11:12 AM
Medibank Private, the largest health insurer in Australia, is targeting to raise $4.8 billion fresh capital with its initial public offering (IPO).
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday October 17, 2014
October 17 2014 4:42 PM
Global markets finished mixed overnight with investors shrugging off earnings results from Google, Goldman Sachs and Netflix together with better than expected economic news on jobless claims and industrial production. Investors paid more attention to comments by James Bullard (non-voting member of the FOMC). He said the Fed should consider delaying the end of its stimulus program with recent sharpmarket moves and falling inflation two main reasons.
Alibaba Sells Extra Shares; IPO Raises $25B, Breaks Global Record
September 23 2014 8:31 AM
A Chinese e-commerce giant broke the 2010 IPO record set by another Sino firm, the Agricultural Bank of China, when it raised $22.1 billion capital via the share launch. On Monday, Alibaba Holdings Group (NYSE: BABA) raised $25 billion after underwriters sold 48 million more shares.
Alibaba Hikes IPO Price Range To $66-$68 From $60-$66
September 18 2014 12:45 PM
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE: BABA) increased the price range of its initial public offering scheduled to launch on Friday, Sept 19. The new price range of $66 to $68 from the previous $60 to $66 is an indicator of the strong demand for shares of the e-commerce portal founded by former teacher Jack Ma.
China to Launch Intl Gold Exchange This Thursday, May Hike Gold Reserves
September 17 2014 1:57 PM
China's international gold exchange opens on Thursday.