Aon plc (AON) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2013

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Aon plc ( AON ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AON stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AON has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $78.07, the dividend yield is .9%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AON was $78.07, representing a -0.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.75 and a 45.71% increase over the 52 week low of $53.58.

AON is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Catamaran Corporation ( CTRX ). 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 14.2%, compared to an industry average of 15.8%.

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:

  • iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund ( IWR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWR with an increase of 10.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AON at 0.39%.



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



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