67.75 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:57PM EST
|Bid||67.94 x 800|
|Ask||68.09 x 1100|
|Day's Range||67.37 - 70.16|
|52 Week Range||55.82 - 81.04|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.69|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||18.64|
|Earnings Date||Feb 16, 2020 - Feb 20, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.05 (1.50%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Nov 24, 2019|
|1y Target Est||72.80|
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