Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that GS has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $177.87, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of GS was $177.87,
representing a -1.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $181.13 and
a 17.54% increase over the 52 week low of $151.33.
GS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Morgan Stanley (
) and BlackRock, Inc. (
). GS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $15.6. Zacks Investment Research reports GS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.33%, compared to an
industry average of 9.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to GS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GS as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers ETF (
- PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio (
- DIAMONDS Trust Series I (
- iShares iBonds Dec 2016 Corporate ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWC with an increase of
4.58% over the last 100 days. IAI has the highest percent weighting
of GS at 9.57%.