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

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 113 points (+0.6%) at 18,128 as of Monday, Jun 22, 2015, 12:36 p.m. ET. During this time, 118.8 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 341.9 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,877 issues advancing vs. 1,119 declining with 181 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS), which is sporting a $2.72 gain (+1.3%) bringing the stock to $215.91. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 20.59 points or roughly accounting for 18.2% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for Goldman Sachs Group currently sits at 1.1 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 2.4 million shares.

Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $92.71 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 10% year-to-date as of Friday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 1.2%.

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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