|Bid||151.70 x 1000|
|Ask||159.60 x 2200|
|Day's Range||149.62 - 152.74|
|52 Week Range||105.56 - 175.91|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.78|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||36.31|
|Earnings Date||Apr 28, 2022 - May 02, 2022|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||5.64 (3.67%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 14, 2022|
|1y Target Est||164.73|
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Darden Restaurants and Kroger declared dividend increases this week. Darden Restaurants (ticker: DRI) plans to boost its quarterly dividend to $1.21 a share, a 10% increase from $1.10. Supermarket operator Kroger (KR) declared a quarterly dividend of 26 cents a share, up from 21 cents, for an increase of nearly 24%.
The FDA approves expanded use of AbbVie's (ABBV) Skyrizi, Merck's (MRK) Vaxneuvance vaccine and Novartis's (NVS) cancer combination drugs, Tafinlar (dabrafenib) + Mekinist (trametinib).