|Bid||295.55 x 900|
|Ask||296.08 x 800|
|Day's range||289.72 - 296.21|
|52-week range||264.51 - 347.25|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.93|
|PE ratio (TTM)||18.03|
|Earnings date||15 Aug 2023|
|Forward dividend & yield||8.36 (2.90%)|
|Ex-dividend date||31 May 2023|
|1y target est||312.31|
Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) released earnings that showed sales slowing, and results from one of the world's largest home improvement retailers only added to the gloom. Shares of Stanley Black & Decker fell 13.2% in May, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence, on investor uncertainty about what lies ahead. Stanley Black & Decker is one of the world's largest tool manufacturers and a longtime dividend stalwart, but the company is still subject to the swings of the broader economy.
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