Goldman Sachs is scheduled to report earnings before Wednesday's open. Goldman Sachs stock hit a record high of $262.14/share in 2017 and is trading near $257/share. The stock is prone to big moves after reporting earnings and can easily gap up if the numbers are strong. Meanwhile, the so-called Whisper number is $4.98. The Whisper number is the Street's unofficial view on earnings.
Source: Forbes January 13, 2018 15:22 UTC