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) -- The ex-dividend date for

Goldman Sachs Group



) is tomorrow, August 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 46 cents per share. At a price of $104.94 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.8%.

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 $50.42 billion and is part of the


sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are up 16.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. provides investment banking, securities, and investment management services, as well as a range of financial services to corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.2, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 14.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Goldman Sachs Group as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

Goldman Sachs Group Ratings Report


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