Want to join the conversation?
$GS 2Q15 Call – Harvey Schwartz, CFO: Total staff was approx. 34,900, up 1% from 1Q15. YTD effective tax rate was 31.2%. Common equity Tier I ratio; 11.8% using standardized approach, 12.5% using Basel III Advanced approach. Supplementary leverage ratio 5.7%. Repurchased 1.2MM shares of common stock for $245MM.
$KMB down close to 4% after it misses on earnings and revenue. Forecasts are lower for the year.
It is official, with $T buying $TWX, it looks like distributors want to own the content production too. Expect some good competition between Netflix ($NFLX), AT&T, Comcast ($CMCSA) and others. However, will this be good for the consumers will not be decided soon.
$NFLX a monster move, going up. Expect making some money on Monday.