NYSE:AON - AON Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$142.82 +1.70 (+1.20 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$141.12
Today's Range$141.43 - $143.35
52-Week Range$130.87 - $152.78
Volume822,400 shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.40 billion
P/E Ratio21.96
Dividend Yield1.14%
Beta1.04
AON logoAon plc provides risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing services worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Risk Solutions and HR Solutions. The Risk Solutions segment offers retail brokerage services, including affinity products, managing general underwriting, placement, captive management services, and data and analytics; risk management solutions for property liability, general liability, professional liability, directors' and officers' liability, transaction liability, cyber liability, workers' compensation, and various healthcare products; and health and benefits consulting services comprising structuring, funding, and administering employee benefit programs. This segment also provides advisory services to technology, financial services, agribusiness, aviation, construction, health care, energy, and other industries. In addition, this segment offers reinsurance brokerage services for treaty and facultative reinsurance, as well as specialty lines, such as professional liability, workers' compensation, accident, life, and health; actuarial, enterprise risk management, catastrophe management, and rating agency advisory services; and capital management transaction and advisory services for insurance and reinsurance clients. The HR Solutions segment offers human capital services in the areas of retirement, compensation, strategic human capital, investment consulting, benefits administration, exchanges, and human resource business process outsourcing. It provides products and services primarily under the Aon Hewitt brand. Aon plc was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Insurance agents, brokers, & service
Sub-IndustryInsurance Brokers
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:AON
CUSIPG0408V10
Phone44-20-7623-5500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.23
Current Ratio1.63
Quick Ratio1.63

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.96
Forward P/E Ratio17.72
P/E Growth1.51

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.00 billion
Price / Sales3.47
Cash Flow$10.4401 per share
Price / Cash13.68
Book Value$18.60 per share
Price / Book7.68

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.52
Net Income$1.23 billion
Net Margins7.41%
Return on Equity42.17%
Return on Assets7.84%

Miscellaneous

Employees50,000
Outstanding Shares242,650,000
Market Cap$34.40 billion

AON (NYSE:AON) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AON's stock symbol?

AON trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AON."

How often does AON pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AON?

AON declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 1st will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, August 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 31st. View AON's Dividend History.

How will AON's stock buyback program work?

AON announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Monday, April 10th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy up to 16.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AON's earnings last quarter?

Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) issued its earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The financial services provider reported $1.71 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.63 by $0.08. The financial services provider earned $2.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.53 billion. AON had a net margin of 7.41% and a return on equity of 42.17%. The business's revenue was up 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.45 EPS. View AON's Earnings History.

When is AON's next earnings date?

AON is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AON.

What price target have analysts set for AON?

10 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for AON's shares. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect AON's stock price to reach $153.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AON.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AON?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AON in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AON.

Who are some of AON's key competitors?

Who are AON's key executives?

AON's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gregory C. Case, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Eric Andersen, Co-Pres (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael J. O'Connor, Co-Pres (Age 49)
  • Ms. Christa Davies, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. John G. Bruno, Global Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)

Has AON been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AON stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AON earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.08 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for AON.

Who are AON's major shareholders?

AON's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (8.69%), BlackRock Inc. (6.19%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (3.75%), Longview Partners Guernsey LTD (2.78%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (2.28%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.70%). Company insiders that own AON stock include Anthony R Goland, Christa Davies, Eric Andersen, Gregory C Case, Jeffrey C Campbell, John G Bruno, John Zern, Laurel G Meissner, Lester B Knight, Michael J O'connor, Michael Neller and Peter M Lieb. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AON.

Which major investors are selling AON stock?

AON stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Scharf Investments LLC, PGGM Investments, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Longview Partners Guernsey LTD, Summit Trail Advisors LLC and FMR LLC. Company insiders that have sold AON company stock in the last year include Anthony R Goland, Christa Davies, Eric Andersen, John G Bruno, John Zern, Laurel G Meissner, Michael J O'connor, Michael Neller and Peter M Lieb. View Insider Buying and Selling for AON.

Which major investors are buying AON stock?

AON stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Cantillon Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Mawer Investment Management Ltd., California Public Employees Retirement System, TD Asset Management Inc. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought AON stock in the last two years include Jeffrey C Campbell and Lester B Knight. View Insider Buying and Selling for AON.

How do I buy shares of AON?

Shares of AON 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 AON's stock price today?

One share of AON stock can currently be purchased for approximately $142.82.

How big of a company is AON?

AON has a market capitalization of $34.40 billion and generates $10.00 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $1.23 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.52 on an earnings per share basis. AON employs 50,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact AON?

AON's mailing address is 122 LEADENHALL STREET, LONDON X0, EC3V 4AN. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7623-5500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AON (NYSE AON)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  377 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  526 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  903
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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