|Bid||151.02 x 200|
|Ask||151.03 x 2000|
|Day's Range||150.78 - 154.13|
|52 Week Range||132.40 - 160.63|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.20%|
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