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Today's SPDR Gold Trust Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the SPDR Gold Trust stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on GLD stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed SPDR Gold Trust stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key GLD numbers here, for January 21, 2017.First we'll look at where GLD stock ended the last trading session: $115.05. SPDR Gold Trust shares increased 0.24% or $0.28 from the previous day's close.To put this latest SPDR Gold Trust closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the GLD share price has traded in the past year...GLD is now trading at a higher price than it was one-year ago, with the share price up 9.19%.

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The SPDR Gold Trust stock price 52-week high is $131.15. That was hit on 7/06/2016. The GLD stock 52-week low is $104.52, reached on 1/21/2016.Some more numbers to note - GLD trading volume yesterday was 6,437,000. That's not quite as high as SPDR Gold Trust stock's average daily trading volume of 12,261,572.Let's look at SPDR Gold Trust's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by SPDR Gold Trust's share price. SPDR Gold Trust has a market cap of 31,903,365,000. That means SPDR Gold Trust has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of SPDR Gold Trust stock is . That's the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare GLD to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of GLD is .Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for SPDR Gold Trust is 0.23.SPDR Gold Trust stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.For more info on SPDR Gold Trust stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find GLD stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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SPDR Gold (AMEX: GLD) Profile

Prior Close$114.77
Market Cap$31.9 B
PE Ratio
Street Tracks Gold Shares offer investors a new innovative relatively cost efficient and secure way to access the gold market. Gold Shares are intended to offer investors a means of participating in the gold bullion market without the necessity of taking physical delivery of gold & to buy and sell that interest through the trading of a security on a regulated stock exchange. The introduction of Gold Shares is intended to lower many of the barriers such as access custody and transaction costs that have prevented some investors from investing in gold. Gold Shares represent fractional undivided beneficial ownership interests in the Trust the sole assets of which are gold bullion from time to time cash. Gold Shares are intended to lower a large number of the barriers preventing investors from using gold as an asset allocation and trading tool. These barriers have included the logistics of buying storing & insuring gold.
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
SPYS&P 500 Index SPDR$228.3 B
IVVS&P 500 Index Ishares$92.02 B
VTITotal Stock Market ETF Vanguard$70.58 B
EFAEAFE Index MSCI Ishares$61.15 B
VWOEmrg Mkts ETF MSCI Vanguard$45.45 B
QQQPowershares QQQ$43.62 B
AGGAggregate Bond Ishares$41.58 B
IWMRussell 2000 Ishares$38.64 B
IWDRussell 1000 Value Index Ishares$35.08 B
IJHS&P Midcap 400 Index Ishares$35.04 B

GLD Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings$ ()
3rd Quarter Earnings$ ()
4th Quarter Earnings$ ()
PE Ratio0
EPS Growth0%
Recent Earnings$
Annual EPS$0
Market Capitalization$31.9 B
Insider Shareholder %0%
Annual Revenue$0 B
Number of Shares Outstanding277,300 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %48.28%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$100
One Year Return20.54%
Three Year Return-1.6%
Five Year Return-25.36%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$
Annual EPS$0
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD%
PE Ratio
Recent Earnings$
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio

GLD Key Stats

Last Price$115.05
Net Change$0.28 (0.24%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$114.65
Previous Close Price$114.77
High Price$115.76
Low Price$114.32
Number of Trades41,399
Fifty Two Week High$131.15 (2016-07-06)
Fifty Two Week Low$104.52 (2016-01-21)
Average Daily Volume7,805,254
Share Outstanding277,300 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$/yr
Dividend Yield0%