Aon plc (
) 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. (
) 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 14.2%, compared to an
industry average of 15.8%.
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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:
- iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund (
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%.