|Bid||1,084.90 x 800|
|Ask||1,085.97 x 4000|
|Day's Range||1,080.17 - 1,092.69|
|52 Week Range||970.11 - 1,289.27|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.14|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.23|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||1,275.00|
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