43.60 +0.06 (0.14%)
After hours: 7:46PM EST
|Bid||43.40 x 3000|
|Ask||43.70 x 4000|
|Day's range||43.02 - 44.07|
|52-week range||32.40 - 50.28|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.85|
|PE ratio (TTM)||17.63|
|Earnings date||09 Feb 2021|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.44 (3.35%)|
|Ex-dividend date||01 Oct 2020|
|1y target est||47.95|
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