CSCO - Cisco Systems, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
44.85
+0.01 (+0.02%)
At close: 4:00PM EST

44.88 +0.03 (0.07%)
After hours: 6:15PM EST

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Previous Close44.84
Open45.15
Bid44.80 x 2200
Ask44.84 x 1100
Day's Range44.69 - 45.17
52 Week Range40.25 - 58.26
Volume16,515,976
Avg. Volume19,167,101
Market Cap191.284B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.26
PE Ratio (TTM)17.85
EPS (TTM)2.51
Earnings DateFeb 12, 2020
Forward Dividend & Yield1.40 (3.12%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-10-03
1y Target Est52.36
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