Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2018

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Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. ( AJG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.41 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased AJG 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 $77.96, the dividend yield is 2.1%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AJG was $77.96, representing a -1.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.03 and a 25.66% increase over the 52 week low of $62.04.

AJG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). AJG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.35. Zacks Investment Research reports AJG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 12.27%, compared to an industry average of 24.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AJG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( KIE )
  • NuShares Enhanced Yield US Aggregate Bond ETF ( NUMV )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
  • Invesco S&P 500 ex-Rate Sensitive Low Volatility ETF ( XRLV )
  • Schwab U.S. Mid Cap ETF ( SCHM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an increase of 2.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AJG at 2.45%.

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