Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 02, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AJG stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that AJG has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $47.06, the dividend yield is 2.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AJG was $47.06,
representing a -2.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.49 and
a 37.6% increase over the 52 week low of $34.20.
AJG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (
) and Aon plc (
). AJG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.89. Zacks Investment Research reports AJG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 23.87%, compared to an
industry average of 6.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AJG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AJG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of
11.08% over the last 100 days. XMLV has the highest percent
weighting of AJG at 1.61%.