|Bid||61.81 x 1800|
|Ask||62.41 x 900|
|Day's range||61.03 - 62.41|
|52-week range||61.03 - 75.40|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.73|
|PE ratio (TTM)||62.43|
|Earnings date||31 Oct 2022 - 04 Nov 2022|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.98 (4.81%)|
|Ex-dividend date||30 Sept 2022|
|1y target est||76.56|
Dividend Aristocrats are almost always smart investments. Since inception, Dividend Aristocrats have delivered a 12.3% annualized total return compared to 10.6% for the S&P 500, with annual volatility of 13.7% against 14.6% for the S&P 500. There are currently 65 S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrat constituents, with members across different sectors.
The past year has been brutal for investors who own a lot of growth stocks listed on the Nasdaq. The Nasdaq Composite Index currently sits 28% below its 52-week high, putting it squarely in bear market territory. Volatility like that can be tough to stomach.
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