NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
Goldman Sachs Group
) is Monday, February 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 35 cents per share. At a price of $163.60 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.9%.
The average volume for Goldman Sachs Group has been 4.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $83.4 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are down 2.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides investment banking, securities, and investment management services to corporations, financial institutions, governments, and high-net-worth individuals worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.4, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 22.6.
TheStreet Ratings rates Goldman Sachs Group as hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. You can view the full