7 Big Bank Stocks Getting Clocked by Trump Chaos

A nonstop flow of negative White House headlines is pushing back rate-hike hopes, stalling the market and crushing bank stocks

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Bank Stocks Getting Slammed: Goldman Sachs (GS)

Bank Stocks Getting Slammed: Goldman Sachs (GS)

Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) has already been mostly flat after recovering from a rare earnings miss and subsequent share drop in the middle of April. Of course, the last time GS suffered a major decline — last summer — the stock then enjoyed a nearly 90% rally on hopes of net interest margin gains (on Trump economic initiatives) and a deregulation push.

But things were bad, and now they’re getting worse.

Goldman Sachs is dropping out of a tight three-month downtrend, testing critical support near the $215-per-share level, closing in on its 200-day moving average for the first time since late September. Should that level collapse, there’s considerable (read: double-digit) downside potential from there.

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