|Bid||75.63 x 1000|
|Ask||180.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||151.41 - 156.59|
|52 Week Range||151.41 - 231.63|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.74|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||29.77|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||5.00 (3.16%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Jul 14, 2022|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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