Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Stock Rises Friday Outperforms Market

Shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. GS, +0.15% inched 0.15% higher to $397.51 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.41% falling 0.41% to 4,677.03 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.01% falling 0.01% to 36,231.66. The stock’s rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. closed $28.65 below its 52-week high ($426.16), which the company reached on November 2nd.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as JPMorgan Chase & Co. JPM, +0.99% rose 0.99% to $167.16, Bank of America Corp. BAC, +2.18% rose 2.18% to $49.18, and Citigroup Inc. C, +1.34% rose 1.34% to $65.78. Trading volume (2.4 M) remained 92,490 below its 50-day average volume of 2.4 M.