|Bid||208.00 x 900|
|Ask||210.26 x 1100|
|Day's Range||209.28 - 213.33|
|52 Week Range||167.80 - 231.60|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.35|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||26.94|
|Earnings Date||Jul 27, 2022 - Aug 01, 2022|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.60 (1.70%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||May 19, 2022|
|1y Target Est||231.68|
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