Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 18, 2020. Shareholders who purchased AJG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that AJG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $105.69, the dividend yield is 1.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AJG was $105.69, representing a -3.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $109.46 and a 62.38% increase over the 52 week low of $65.09.
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 $3.75. Zacks Investment Research reports AJG's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 18.16%, compared to an industry average of -6.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AJG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AJG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF (IAK)
- NuShares ETF Trust (NUMV)
- SPDR SSGA US Large Cap Low Volatility Index ETF (LGLV).
The top-performing ETF of this group is NUMV with an increase of 16.05% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent weighting of AJG at 3.89%.
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