Goldman Sachs
NYSE : GS

September 27, 2005 16:29 ET

Goldman Sachs Announces Monthly Rebalancing of the GS $ HYTop Index

NEW YORK--(CCNMatthews - Sep 27, 2005) -

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) announced today the monthly rebalancing of the GS $ HYTop™ Index.

The index's composition for October is listed below.



CONSUMER CYCLICAL

CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

01958XBL0 ALLIED WASTE NORTH A 7.250 15-Mar-2015 600
246688AE5 DELHAIZE AMERICA INC 8.125 15-Apr-2011 1,100
252126AF4 DEX MEDIA WEST LLC 9.875 15-Aug-2013 780
44108EAS7 HOST MARRIOTT L.P. 7.125 01-Nov-2013 725
552953AF8 MGM MIRAGE 6.000 01-Oct-2009 600
708130AA7 J.C. PENNEY COMPANY 8.000 01-Mar-2010 600
749564AD2 R.H. DONNELLEY INC. 10.875 15-Dec-2012 600
83001PAH2 SIX FLAGS INC. 9.625 01-Jun-2014 325
85590AAD6 STARWOOD HOTELS & RE 7.875 01-May-2012 800
857689AV5 STATION CASINOS INC 6.000 01-Apr-2012 450
911365AN4 UNITED RENTALS (NORT 6.500 15-Feb-2012 1,000
984121BN2 XEROX CORPORATION 6.875 15-Aug-2011 500


CONSUMER OTHER

CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

23918KAF5 DAVITA INC 7.250 15-Mar-2015 850
370425SL5 GENERAL MOTORS ACCEP 6.750 01-Dec-2014 1,750
382550AT8 GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBB 9.000 01-Jul-2015 400
404119AP4 HCA INC. 6.375 15-Jan-2015 750
656559BG5 NORTEK HOLDINGS INC. 8.500 01-Sep-2014 625
88033GBA7 TENET HEALTHCARE COR 9.875 01-Jul-2014 1,000
89579KAE9 TRIAD HOSPITALS INC. 7.000 15-Nov-2013 600


INDUSTRIALS & MATERIALS

CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

03939RAB6 ARCH WESTERN FINANCE 6.750 01-Jul-2013 700
147446AB4 CASE NEW HOLLAND INC 9.250 01-Aug-2011 750
29444NAH5 EQUISTAR CHEMICALS L 10.625 01-May-2011 450
373298BZ0 GEORGIA-PACIFIC CORP 9.375 01-Feb-2013 800
44701QAF9 HUNTSMAN INTERNATION 9.875 01-Mar-2009 300
460377AB0 MITTAL STEEL USA ISG 6.500 15-Apr-2014 600
47508XAB1 JEFFERSON SMURFIT CO 8.250 01-Oct-2012 700
502413AT4 L-3 COMMUNICATIONS C 6.375 15-Oct-2015 1,000
629855AH0 NALCO COMPANY 8.875 15-Nov-2013 465
69073TAB9 OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS 8.875 15-Feb-2009 1,000
704549AC8 PEABODY ENERGY CORPO 6.875 15-Mar-2013 650
87264QAM2 TRW AUTOMOTIVE INC. 9.375 15-Feb-2013 925


TELECOM & TECHNOLOGY

CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

001957BC2 AT&T CORP. 9.050 15-Nov-2011 2,741
029912AQ5 AMERICAN TOWER CORPO 7.125 15-Oct-2012 500
12502CAD3 CHARTER COMMUNICATIO 10.250 15-Sep-2010 1,601
12686CAW9 CABLEVISION SYSTEMS 8.000 15-Apr-2012 1,000
17453BAP6 CITIZENS COMMUNICATI 6.250 15-Jan-2013 700
25459HAC9 DIRECTV HOLDINGS/FIN 6.375 15-Jun-2015 1,000
27876GAY4 ECHOSTAR DBS CORPORA 6.625 01-Oct-2014 1,000
552691AC1 MCI INC. 7.688 01-May-2009 1,983
697933AS8 PANAMSAT CORPORATION 9.000 15-Aug-2014 1,010
74913RAH4 QWEST SERVICES CORPO 13.500 15-Dec-2010 2,232
867363AF0 SUNGARD DATA SYSTEMS 9.125 15-Aug-2013 1,600


UTILITY & ENERGY

CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

00130HBA2 AES CORPORATION (THE 8.750 15-May-2013 1,200
131347BC9 CALPINE CORPORATION 8.500 15-Jul-2010 1,150
26816LAP7 DYNEGY HOLDINGS INC. 10.125 15-Jul-2013 700
283703AB2 EL PASO CORPORATION 7.750 01-Jun-2013 1,200
75952BAM7 RELIANT ENERGY INC. 6.750 15-Dec-2014 750
873168AL2 TXU CORP 5.550 15-Nov-2014 1,000
882444AA0 TEXAS GENCO LLC 6.875 15-Dec-2014 1,125
969457BK5 WILLIAMS COMPANIES I 8.125 15-Mar-2012 648


Issues Entering the Index
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CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

370425SL5 GENERAL MOTORS ACCEP 6.750 01-Dec-2014 1,750
749564AD2 R.H. DONNELLEY INC. 10.875 15-Dec-2012 600


Issues Eliminated from the Index
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CUSIP ISSUER COUPON MATURITY SIZE(MM)

502413AR8 L-3 COMMUNICATIONS C 5.875 15-Jan-2015 650
72813PAK6 PLAYTEX PRODUCTS INC 8.000 01-Mar-2011 460



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