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160.45 -0.01  -0.01% NYSE Apr 23, 8:00PM BATS Real time Currency in USD

Goldman Sachs Group Total Return Price:

160.45 for April 23, 2014

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April 23, 2014 160.45
April 22, 2014 160.46
April 21, 2014 157.80
April 17, 2014 157.44
April 16, 2014 157.22
April 15, 2014 154.92
April 14, 2014 154.74
April 11, 2014 152.72
April 10, 2014 155.98
April 9, 2014 158.16
April 8, 2014 156.56
April 7, 2014 158.56
April 4, 2014 163.24
April 3, 2014 166.09
April 2, 2014 167.27
April 1, 2014 165.92
March 31, 2014 163.85
March 28, 2014 162.30
March 27, 2014 162.29
March 26, 2014 161.73
March 25, 2014 163.25
March 24, 2014 165.72
March 21, 2014 166.95
March 20, 2014 169.22
March 19, 2014 168.18
   
March 18, 2014 168.09
March 17, 2014 166.84
March 14, 2014 165.35
March 13, 2014 166.70
March 12, 2014 169.72
March 11, 2014 169.89
March 10, 2014 173.51
March 7, 2014 174.26
March 6, 2014 172.60
March 5, 2014 171.90
March 4, 2014 168.73
March 3, 2014 164.74
Feb. 28, 2014 166.45
Feb. 27, 2014 165.38
Feb. 26, 2014 162.80
Feb. 25, 2014 162.93
Feb. 24, 2014 165.98
Feb. 21, 2014 163.95
Feb. 20, 2014 163.95
Feb. 19, 2014 162.71
Feb. 18, 2014 164.10
Feb. 14, 2014 163.17
Feb. 13, 2014 163.51
Feb. 12, 2014 162.95
Feb. 11, 2014 163.84

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About Total Return Price

Total return price is a theoretical price that helps investors look at their returns over time, accounting for both price appreciation and dividends received rather than price alone. It is the best way to calculate the actual returns on a stock over a period of time.

YCharts' total return price assumes that all dividends were reinvested and that no taxes were collected on dividend payments. This follows Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) methodology.

When calculating the return on an investment, an investor should look both at the changes in the value of the stock price as well as the gains from dividend payments. For example, if you buy a stock for $10, its price appreciates to $15 and it pays a $1 dividend, and you sell it, you have made $5 from the change in price and $1 from dividends. This $6 increase is your total gain, and your total return is 60%.

The total return price helps you to look backward to determine an equivalent price that you would have paid to get the same returns from a stock that paid no dividends (also adjusted for splits). Let's look at the previous example again.

Assumptions:
Price paid (1/1/01): $10.00
Closing price (12/30/01): $15.00
Dividend Paid (12/31/01): $1.00
Closing Price (12/31/01): $15.00

Your total returns for the year: $6.00 or 60%

Calculating Total Return Price:

12/31/01:
Actual Price: $15.00
Total Return Price: $15.00
The most recent total return price is always equal to the current price.

12/30/01:
Actual Price: $15.00
Total Return Price: $14.00 = $15.00 x (1-$1/$15.00)
The $1 dividend was 1/15 of the value of the stock, so if you could have received the dividend immediately after buying the stock on 12/30/01, you could have paid $14 for the stock and had a stock worth $15 because of the dividend that was paid.

1/1/01:
Actual Price: $10.00
Total Return Price: $9.33 = $10 x (1-$1/$15.00)
This is exactly like the previous problem. We received 1/15th of the stock's value on 12/30/01, so looking back we need to remove this value from the historical total returns price.
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GS Total Return Price Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 84.72 Nov 23 2011
Maximum 181.80 Oct 14 2009
Average 138.59
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