Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share scheduled for December 20,
2012. 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 $36.71, the dividend yield is 3.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AJG was $36.71,
representing a -4% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.24 and a
23.23% increase over the 52 week low of $29.79.
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 2012 as 29.14%, compared to an
industry average of 7.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to AJG through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have AJG as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Momentum Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of
6.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AJG at 2.55%.