NUE - Nucor Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
64.38
-0.03 (-0.05%)
At close: 4:05PM EDT
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Previous Close64.41
Open64.54
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask66.21 x 800
Day's Range63.62 - 64.87
52 Week Range53.42 - 70.48
Volume3,230,227
Avg. Volume2,219,082
Market Cap20.366B
Beta1.78
PE Ratio (TTM)12.34
EPS (TTM)5.22
Earnings DateOct 17, 2018 - Oct 22, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.52 (2.43%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-27
1y Target Est78.12
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