Aon plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1575 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AON stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that AON has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of AON was $57.62,
representing a -1.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.43 and
a 27.93% increase over the 52 week low of $45.04.
AON is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (
) and Catamaran Corporation (
). AON's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.88. Zacks Investment Research reports AON's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 27.68%, compared to an
industry average of -9.4%.
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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:
- PowerShares Dynamic Insurance (
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Core Portfolio (
- iShares Russell MidCap Value Index Fund (
- iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIC with an increase of
15.8% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AON at 4.78%.