Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014

By
A A A

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of GS was $166.54, representing a -8.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $181.13 and a 21.31% increase over the 52 week low of $137.29.

GS is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Morgan Stanley ( MS ) and BlackRock, Inc. ( BLK ). GS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $15.47. Zacks Investment Research reports GS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.91%, compared to an industry average of 14.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IAI )
  • PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio ( KBWC )
  • DIAMONDS Trust Series I ( DIA )
  • Merrill Lynch Regional Bank HOLDRS ( RKH )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Financial Services Index Fund ( IYG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 18.07% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GS at 7.89%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: GS , MS , BLK , IAI , KBWC , DIA , RKH , IYG

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

75,750,465
  • $16.77 ▲ 0.36%
59,791,764
  • $101.58 ▲ 0.71%
38,720,622
  • $42.59 ▼ 0.28%
37,416,417
  • $46.52 ▼ 0.51%
35,101,793
  • $16.28 ▲ 0.74%
34,987,975
  • $99.53 ▲ 0.15%
33,760,830
  • $3.63 ▲ 0.69%
32,148,671
  • $17.61 ▲ 0.57%
As of 9/17/2014, 04:15 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com