|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's range||61.69 - 61.69|
|52-week range||61.69 - 61.69|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.22|
|PE ratio (TTM)||0.19|
|Earnings date||25 Jan 2023 - 30 Jan 2023|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
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