NYSE:AJG - Arthur J Gallagher & Co Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$76.04 +0.31 (+0.41 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 03:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$76.03
Today's Range$75.78 - $76.16
52-Week Range$60.26 - $76.05
Volume28,233 shs
Average Volume585,097 shs
Market Capitalization$13.70 billion
P/E Ratio24.78
Dividend Yield2.19%
Beta1.15
Arthur J Gallagher & Co logoArthur J. Gallagher & Co., together with its subsidiaries, provides insurance brokerage, consulting, and third party claims settlement and administration services to entities in the United States and internationally. Its Brokerage segment consists of retail and wholesale insurance brokerage operations. This segment offers retail brokerage services, which negotiate and place property/casualty, employer-provided health and welfare insurance, and retirement solutions primarily for middle-market commercial, industrial, public entity, religious, and not-for-profit entities. It also provides consulting, management, and administrative services. This segment's wholesale brokerage operations assist brokers and agents in the placement of specialized and hard-to-place insurance programs. It also acts as a brokerage wholesaler, and managing general agent or managing general underwriter distributing specialized insurance coverage's for underwriting enterprises; and performs activities, including marketing, underwriting, issuing policies, collecting premiums, appointing and supervising other agents, paying claims, and negotiating reinsurance. The company's Risk Management segment offers contract claim settlement, claim administration, loss control, and risk management consulting services for commercial, not-for-profit, and captive and public entities, as well as various other organizations that choose to self-insure their property/casualty coverage's; and for underwriting enterprises, which choose to outsource their property/casualty claims departments. This segment also offers integrated disability management programs, as well as information, risk control consulting, and appraisal services. The company offers its services through a network of correspondent insurance brokers and consultants. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Insurance agents, brokers, & service
Sub-IndustryInsurance Brokers
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:AJG
CUSIP36357610
Phone630-773-3800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70
Current Ratio1.11
Quick Ratio1.11

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.78
Forward P/E Ratio21.98
P/E Growth2.1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.16 billion
Price / Sales2.25
Cash Flow$5.2806 per share
Price / Cash14.40
Book Value$23.01 per share
Price / Book3.30

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.06
Net Income$463.10 million
Net Margins9.34%
Return on Equity15.93%
Return on Assets4.78%

Miscellaneous

Employees26,800
Outstanding Shares182,610,000
Market Cap$13.70 billion

Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arthur J Gallagher & Co's stock symbol?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AJG."

How often does Arthur J Gallagher & Co pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Arthur J Gallagher & Co?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be given a dividend of $0.41 per share on Friday, September 21st. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View Arthur J Gallagher & Co's Dividend History.

How were Arthur J Gallagher & Co's earnings last quarter?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The financial services provider reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.62. The financial services provider had revenue of $1.63 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.58 billion. Arthur J Gallagher & Co had a return on equity of 15.93% and a net margin of 9.34%. Arthur J Gallagher & Co's quarterly revenue was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.48 earnings per share. View Arthur J Gallagher & Co's Earnings History.

When is Arthur J Gallagher & Co's next earnings date?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

What price target have analysts set for AJG?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Arthur J Gallagher & Co's stock. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $84.00. On average, they anticipate Arthur J Gallagher & Co's share price to reach $75.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arthur J Gallagher & Co?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arthur J Gallagher & Co in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Who are some of Arthur J Gallagher & Co's key competitors?

Who are Arthur J Gallagher & Co's key executives?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. J. Patrick Gallagher Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Douglas K. Howell, Corp. VP & Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Thomas Joseph Gallagher, Corp. VP and Pres of our Global Property & Casualty Brokerage (Age 59)
  • Mr. Patrick M. Gallagher, Exec. VP of Midwest Region
  • Mr. James W. Durkin Jr., Former Non-Exec. officer (Age 68)

Has Arthur J Gallagher & Co been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AJG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Arthur J Gallagher & Co earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Who are Arthur J Gallagher & Co's major shareholders?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.05%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.91%), Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc. (2.02%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.89%), Millennium Management LLC (1.11%) and Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (1.09%). Company insiders that own Arthur J Gallagher & Co stock include David S Johnson, Douglas K Howell, Elbert O Hand, Frank E Jr English, J Patrick Gallagher Jr, Joel D Cavaness, Kay W Mccurdy, Richard C Cary, Scott R Hudson, Susan E Pietrucha, Thomas Joseph Gallagher, Walter D Bay, William F Ziebell and William L Bax. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Which major investors are selling Arthur J Gallagher & Co stock?

AJG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group and Schroder Investment Management Group. Company insiders that have sold Arthur J Gallagher & Co company stock in the last year include Douglas K Howell, Elbert O Hand, Frank E Jr English, Kay W Mccurdy, Richard C Cary, Scott R Hudson, Susan E Pietrucha, Thomas Joseph Gallagher, Walter D Bay and William F Ziebell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

Which major investors are buying Arthur J Gallagher & Co stock?

AJG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., US Bancorp DE, Natixis, Federated Investors Inc. PA and First Quadrant L P CA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arthur J Gallagher & Co.

How do I buy shares of Arthur J Gallagher & Co?

Shares of AJG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Arthur J Gallagher & Co's stock price today?

One share of AJG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.04.

How big of a company is Arthur J Gallagher & Co?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co has a market capitalization of $13.70 billion and generates $6.16 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $463.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.06 on an earnings per share basis. Arthur J Gallagher & Co employs 26,800 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Arthur J Gallagher & Co?

Arthur J Gallagher & Co's mailing address is 2850 GOLF ROAD, ROLLING MEADOWS IL, 60008. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 630-773-3800 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Arthur J Gallagher & Co (NYSE AJG)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  361 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  735
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This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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