|Bid||34.89 x 800|
|Ask||35.56 x 800|
|Day's range||34.34 - 35.27|
|52-week range||30.93 - 41.95|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.79|
|PE ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.28 (3.68%)|
|Ex-dividend date||27 May 2022|
|1y target est||41.07|
According to Dow Jones Market Data, the S&P 500 fell 21% in the first half of 2022. Many individual stocks are down far more than 21% as the bear market has been particularly painful for growth stock investors. Watsco (NYSE: WSO), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), and Brookfield Renewable (NYSE: BEPC) (NYSE: BEP) are three dividend stocks that can outlast a prolonged bear market.
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