Aon plc (AON) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 29, 2014


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Aon plc ( AON ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AON stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 42.86% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $84.95, the dividend yield is 1.18%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AON was $84.95, representing a -2.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.45 and a 45.26% increase over the 52 week low of $58.48.

AON is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Fidelity National Financial, Inc. ( FNF ). AON's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.78. Zacks Investment Research reports AON's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.2%, compared to an industry average of -1.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AON Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to AON through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AON as a top-10 holding:

  • RevenueShares Financials Sector ( RWW )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund ( IWR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWR with an increase of 4.2% over the last 100 days. RWW has the highest percent weighting of AON at 0.8%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: AON , MMC , FNF , RWW , IWR

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