|Bid||237.60 x 800|
|Ask||237.86 x 800|
|Day's range||232.69 - 239.24|
|52-week range||132.52 - 239.24|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||N/A|
|PE ratio (TTM)||37.81|
|Earnings date||26 Jan 2021|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.24 (0.96%)|
|Ex-dividend date||17 Feb 2021|
|1y target est||244.25|
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