Business: Widening Atlas

Spectacular even in Bull Market days was the upward rush of Goldman Sachs Trading Corp. common stock ($108 to $224 in two months). One day last week Goldman Sachs made another spectacular jump but this time only from $1.88 to $3.63. As soon as Goldman Sachs started jumping last week Wall Streeters guessed at what was coming. Last spring it became known that Tri-Continental Corp. was angling for a large interest in Goldman Sachs. When Tri-Continental ceased angling, it was rumored that Atlas Utilities Corp. was...

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