|Bid||181.50 x 900|
|Ask||181.75 x 800|
|Day's Range||178.30 - 181.74|
|52 Week Range||156.13 - 208.95|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.54|
|Earnings Date||Oct 26, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||5.92 (3.21%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Aug 20, 2021|
|1y Target Est||200.26|
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3M (MMM) closed at $182.66 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.83% move from the prior day.
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