NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- The ex-dividend date for

The Goldman Sachs Group Inc

(NYSE:

GS

) is tomorrow, August 30, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 35 cents per share. At a price of $113.07 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.3%.

The average volume for The Goldman Sachs Group has been 7.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. The Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $55.6 billion and is part of the

financial

sector and

financial services

industry. Shares are down 33.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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 10.8, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates The Goldman Sachs Group as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full

The Goldman Sachs Group Ratings Report

.

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