Shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (The) (GS) ended the trading day Friday at $233.39,
representing a move of -0.03%, or $0.06 per share, on volume of 2.25 million shares.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc is engaged in capital market activities. Its services primarily include investment banking operations.
After opening the trading day at $233.00, shares of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (The) traded between a range of $232.35 and $234.27. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (The) currently has a total float of 377.72 million
shares and on average sees 2.79 million shares exchange hands each day.
The stock now has a 50-day SMA of $241.58 and 200-day SMA of $244.69, and it has a high of $275.31 and low of $214.63 over the last year. Its P/E ratio is 21.6 and its P/B ratio is 1.22.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (The) is based out of New York, NY, and has 37,300 employees. The company’s CEO is Lloyd C. Blankfein.
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GET TO KNOW THE DOW
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is the oldest and most-often cited stock market index for the American equities market. Along
with other major indices such as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq, it remains one of the most visible representations of the stock market to the outside world. The index consists of 30 blue chip companies and
is a price-weighted index as opposed to a market-cap weighted index. This approach has made it somewhat controversial among market watchers. (See: Opinion: The DJIA is a Relic and We Need to Move On)
The history of the index dates all the way back to 1896 when it was first created by Charles Dow, the legendary founding editor of the Wall Street Journal and founder of Dow Jones & Company, and
Edward Jones, a statistician. The price-weighted, scaled index has since become a standard part of most major daily news recaps and has seen dozens of different companies pass through its ranks,
with only General Electric ($GE) remaining on the index since its inception.
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