|Bid||2,511.90 x 800|
|Ask||2,516.00 x 1100|
|Day's range||2,498.50 - 2,526.99|
|52-week range||1,347.01 - 2,526.99|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.02|
|PE ratio (TTM)||33.50|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
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