Goldman Sachs (GS +1.3%) may soon settle its fraud case with the SEC, preferring to avoid a...

|About: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)|By:, SA News Editor

Goldman Sachs (GS +1.3%) may soon settle its fraud case with the SEC, preferring to avoid a repeat of the public flogging it received Tuesday, sources say. The SEC has an "unlimited supply of ammunition" in the form of e-mails and records it could release, and Goldman doesn't want to have those documents aired in public.