|Bid||56.83 x 400|
|Ask||56.84 x 1600|
|Day's Range||55.470 - 57.060|
|52 Week Range||33.530 - 60.890|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.98|
|Earnings Date||Feb 14, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.40 (0.75%)|
|1y Target Est||68.50|
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