Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Lower

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 81.0 points (-0.4%) at 18,081 as of Thursday, May 28, 2015, 11:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 93.3 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 361.6 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 869 issues advancing vs. 2,091 declining with 164 unchanged.
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Holding back the Dow today is Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 40-cent decline (-0.2%) bringing the stock to $208.01. This single loss is lowering the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 3.03 points or roughly accounting for 3.7% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for Goldman Sachs Group currently sits at 1.4 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 2.4 million shares.

Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $89.16 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 7.9% year-to-date as of Wednesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 1.3%.

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.

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