|Bid||144.5300 x 100|
|Ask||144.5400 x 400|
|Day's Range||144.2200 - 144.9800|
|52 Week Range||139.1300 - 182.7900|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.00|
|Dividend & Yield||6.00 (4.14%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
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