|Bid||53.67 x 2000|
|Ask||54.36 x 2000|
|Day's Range||54.28 - 55.00|
|52 Week Range||52.43 - 58.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.14%|
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