Stock Movements, Appointments, Definitive Agreements, and New Affiliations - Research Report on Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, LPL Financial, TD Ameritrade, and FXCMl

Jan 07, 2014, 08:00 ET from Analysts' Corner

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Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE: GS), Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE: AMTD), and FXCM Inc. (NYSE: FXCM). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Research Report

On January 2, 2013, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.'s (Goldman Sachs) stock went down by 0.21%, to close at $176.89. However, the Company's stock went up by 0.31% over the past three day trading sessions, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which declined 0.22% during the same three-day trading period. The Full Research Report on The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/6777_GS

Morgan Stanley Research Report

On December 20, 2013, Morgan Stanley announced a definitive agreement to sell the Global Oil Merchanting unit of the Company's Commodities division to a 100% subsidiary of Rosneft Oil Company, without disclosing the financial terms of the transaction. The Company stated that the sale includes its dispersed international network of oil terminal storage agreements, inventory, physical oil purchase, sale and supply agreements, equity investments, and freight shipping contracts. Morgan Stanley added that about 100 front-office executives in the US, UK and Singapore, or one-third of the Company's total commodities front-office personnel, will move to Rosneft Group under the transaction. The Company informed that the said transaction does not include its client-facilitation oil trading business, any of its commodities operations outside of the oil section, or its ownership stake in US-based oil storage, marketing and transportation company TransMontaigne. Morgan Stanley stated that the transaction is targeted to close in H2 2014, and is not expected to have a material impact on the Company's financial results. The Full Research Report on Morgan Stanley - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/e76a_MS

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. Research Report

On December 30, 2013, LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPL Financial) reported that the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, LPL Financial LLC, announced that Owenby Jones Wealth management, LLC, has joined the LPL Financial LLC's broker-dealer and corporate RIA custodial platforms. The Company informed that Owenby Jones has a team of formerly bank-based professionals, and is headed by seasoned financial advisors Jonathan Owenby and Jeff Jones, with client assets approaching $150 million as at December 1, 2013. Bill Morrissey, Executive Vice President, Business Development at LPL Financial, stated, "We are thrilled that Owenby Jones has decided to affiliate with LPL Financial. We are pleased to offer financial advisory resources and tools that will enable them to service their clients' wealth management needs in as comprehensive, exceptional and fully customized a manner as they envision." The Full Research Report on LPL Financial Holdings Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/ea01_LPLA

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation Research Report

On December 27, 2013, TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (TD Ameritrade) announced that Bharat Masrani, current Chief Operating Officer of TD Bank Group, has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. According to the Company, Masrani was elected under the terms of the Company's stockholders agreement and will fill a seat vacated by Kerry Peacock, who stepped down from the Board. The Company further stated that under the terms of the Company's stockholders agreement, Todd Ricketts will step down from the board effective February 12, 2014 and his seat will be filled by an independent director, while Peter Ricketts, the other director designated by the Ricketts family, will continue to serve on the board. The Full Research Report on TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/348a_AMTD

FXCM Inc. Research Report

On January 2, 2014, FXCM Inc.'s (FXCM) stock went up by 2.52%, closing at $18.29. For the past three trading days, the Company's stock went up by 6.52%, compared to the S&P500 which went down by 0.51% during the same three-day trading session. The Full Research Report on FXCM Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/5895_FXCM

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