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

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading up 13 points at 18,132 as of Tuesday, Jun 23, 2015, 11:36 a.m. ET. During this time, 122.8 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 344.4 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,579 issues advancing vs. 1,386 declining with 175 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS), which is sporting a $1.87 gain (+0.9%) bringing the stock to $218.38. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 14.15 points or roughly accounting for 108.8% of the Dow's overall gain. Volume for Goldman Sachs Group currently sits at 1.2 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 2.4 million shares.

Goldman Sachs Group has a market cap of $92.1 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 11.7% year-to-date as of Monday'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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