LIVE: Goldman announces earnings

Goldman sachs american flagREUTERS/Lucas JacksonThe Goldman Sachs logo is displayed on a post above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, September 11, 2013.

Investment banking giant Goldman Sachs is slated the report first-quarter earnings at 7:30 a.m. ET.

On average, analysts are expecting the bank to report adjusted earnings per share of $US4.26, up 5.9% year-over-year, data compiled by Bloomberg shows.

Revenue for the first quarter is expected to come in at $US9.31 billion, according to Bloomberg.

Shares of Goldman are trading higher in the pre-market. They were last up $US2.65, or 1.32% at around $US203.75.

We’ll be covering the announcement life. Refresh this page for the latest updates.

NOW WATCH: ‘Game of Thrones’: The Iron Throne is a terrible investment

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at