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Top 3 Companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry With the Highest Free Cash Flow Per Share (GS, MS, OPY)

Published on Fri, 04/26/2013 - 10:25
By Peter Chu

Below are the three companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage industry with the highest free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) is highest with FCF per share of $24.02. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., a bank holding company, is a global investment banking and securities firm specializing in investment banking, trading and principal investments, asset management and securities services. The Company provides services to corporations, financial institutions, governments, and high-net worth individuals.

Goldman Sachs Group has overhead space with shares priced $143.99, or 5.9% below the average consensus analyst price target of $153.05. The stock should find resistance at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $148.94, as well as support at its 200-day MA of $126.21.

Following is Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) with FCF per share of $11.63.

Finishing up the top three is Oppenheimer Holdings (NYSE:OPY), with FCF per share of $5.60.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com