|Bid||301.13 x 1100|
|Ask||301.28 x 800|
|Day's range||294.29 - 303.06|
|52-week range||294.29 - 446.76|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.03|
|PE ratio (TTM)||15.82|
|Earnings date||19 Aug 2022|
|Forward dividend & yield||4.52 (1.46%)|
|Ex-dividend date||29 Jun 2022|
|1y target est||407.55|
There's still time to get in on lifts from both a top name in the industrials sector and a prominent REIT.
Caterpillar (CAT) hikes its quarterly dividend payout to $1.20 and maintains its presence in the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrat Index.
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