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Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2015

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $206.38, the dividend yield is 1.26%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GS was $206.38, representing a -0.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $208.26 and a 30.69% increase over the 52 week low of $157.91.

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 $18.99. Zacks Investment Research reports GS's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.42%, compared to an industry average of 12.2%.

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 )
  • iShares U.S. Financial Services ETF ( IYG )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Financial ( XLF )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWC with an increase of 3.08% over the last 100 days. IAI has the highest percent weighting of GS at 9.02%.

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


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

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