Aon plc (
) 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. (
) and Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (
). 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%.
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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 (
- iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund (
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%.