Aon plc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 17, 2014. 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 $80.08,
representing a -5.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.63 and
a 46.54% increase over the 52 week low of $54.65.
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 $3.33. Zacks Investment Research reports AON's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 15.81%, compared to an
industry average of -10.9%.
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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 KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
- iShares Russell MidCap Growth Index Fund (
- iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWP with an increase of
8.93% over the last 100 days. KBWI has the highest percent
weighting of AON at 4.28%.