|Bid||22.79 x 1400|
|Ask||24.08 x 900|
|Day's Range||23.10 - 23.69|
|52 Week Range||16.51 - 27.39|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.91|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||30.35|
|Earnings Date||Nov 03, 2022 - Nov 07, 2022|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.74 (3.01%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Sep 20, 2022|
|1y Target Est||32.70|
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