Goldman's Earnings Slip 11%
Goldman Sachs reported an 11% drop in quarterly net income amid credit losses, but results improved from the first quarter despite expectations of a rocky spring period for the brokerage. 9:53 a.m.
MarketWatch's story spells out the numbers: Goldman said second quarter profit dipped modestly, to $2.05 billion, or $4.58 cents a share, compared to $2.29 billion or $4.93 cents a share a year ago. The firm reported total revenue, net of interest expenses, of $9.42 billion versus $10.18 billion a year ago.
The Journal's story spells out the numbers:
Goldman released a statement; how can two different numbers be seen?