Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20,
2013. Shareholders who purchased AJG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
2.94% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $44.46, the dividend yield is 3.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AJG was $44.46,
representing a -3.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.87 and
a 31.5% increase over the 52 week low of $33.81.
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 $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports AJG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 27.31%, compared to an
industry average of 18.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to AJG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AJG as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of
19.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AJG at 2.36%.