Dow Component Goldman Sachs Group (GS) To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 99 points (+0.5%) at 18,140 as of Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 10:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 59.1 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 360.1 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,718 issues advancing vs. 1,135 declining with 218 unchanged.
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 is the ex-dividend date for Dow component Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS). Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 65 cents per share. At a price of $207.93 as of 10:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.3% compared to the average Dow component yield of 2.7%.

The average volume for Goldman Sachs Group has been 2.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $89.77 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 6.5% year-to-date as of Tuesday's close.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. operates as an investment banking, securities, and investment management company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Investment Banking, Institutional Client Services, Investing & Lending, and Investment Management. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.9, equal to the average financial services industry P/E ratio.
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