NYSE:AON - AON Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $167.96 -1.24 (-0.73 %) (As of 03/20/2019 01:37 AM ET)Previous Close$169.20Today's Range$167.74 - $169.4752-Week Range$134.82 - $173.53Volume627,482 shsAverage Volume1.26 million shsMarket Capitalization$40.31 billionP/E Ratio20.58Dividend Yield0.95%Beta0.94 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Aon 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. Receive AON News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AON and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Insurance agents, brokers, & service Sub-IndustryInsurance Brokers SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:AON Previous Symbol CUSIPG0408V10 CIK315293 Webwww.aon.com Phone44-20-7623-5500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.42 Current Ratio1.64 Quick Ratio1.64Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.58 Forward P/E Ratio18.26 P/E Growth1.57 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$10.77 billion Price / Sales3.74 Cash Flow$11.4259 per share Price / Cash Flow14.70 Book Value$17.52 per share Price / Book9.59Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$8.16 Net Income$1.13 billion Net Margins10.53% Return on Equity43.49% Return on Assets7.53%Miscellaneous Employees50,000 Outstanding Shares239,999,000Market Cap$40.31 billion Next Earnings Date5/3/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 1st will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 31st. View AON's Dividend History. How will AON's stock buyback program work? AON declared that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Monday, April 10th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 16.4% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were AON's earnings last quarter? Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) issued its earnings results on Friday, February, 1st. The financial services provider reported $2.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.13 by $0.03. The financial services provider earned $2.77 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.82 billion. AON had a return on equity of 43.49% and a net margin of 10.53%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.35 earnings per share. View AON's Earnings History. When is AON's next earnings date? AON is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 3rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AON. What price target have analysts set for AON? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for AON's stock. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $200.00. On average, they anticipate AON's stock price to reach $170.4444 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AON. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AON? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AON in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AON. Has AON been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about AON stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AON earned a media sentiment score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of AON's key competitors? Some companies that are related to AON include Allianz (AZSEY), KERING S A/ADR (PPRUY), Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), Arthur J Gallagher & Co (AJG), AXA Equitable (EQH), Brown & Brown (BRO), Erie Indemnity (ERIE), Ashmore Group (AJMPF), Fanhua (FANH), eHealth (EHTH), CorVel (CRVL), AA (AATDF), Health Insurance Innovations (HIIQ) and Crawford & Company (CRD.A). What other stocks do shareholders of AON own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AON investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Carnival (CCL), Intelsat (I), General Electric (GE), Xerox (XRX), Intel (INTC), Wolverine World Wide (WWW), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC). Who are AON's key executives? AON's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Gregory C. Case, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)Mr. Eric Andersen, Co-Pres (Age 54)Mr. Michael J. O'Connor, Co-Pres (Age 50)Ms. Christa Davies, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)Mr. John G. Bruno, Global COO & CEO of Data and Analytic Services (Age 54) 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 (9.35%), BlackRock Inc. (6.64%), Longview Partners Guernsey LTD (2.58%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (2.38%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.59%) and Boston Partners (1.51%). Company insiders that own AON stock include Anthony R Goland, Caroline Grace, Christa Davies, Eric Andersen, 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 institutional investors are selling AON stock? AON stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harris Associates L P, Principal Financial Group Inc., Longview Partners Guernsey LTD, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, New York State Common Retirement Fund, PGGM Investments, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and AMF Pensionsforsakring AB. Company insiders that have sold AON company stock in the last year include Caroline Grace, Christa Davies, Michael Neller and Peter M Lieb. View Insider Buying and Selling for AON. Which institutional investors are buying AON stock? AON stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Boston Partners, California Public Employees Retirement System, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC and FMR 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 $167.96. How big of a company is AON? AON has a market capitalization of $40.31 billion and generates $10.77 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $1.13 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.16 on an earnings per share basis. AON employs 50,000 workers across the globe. What is AON's official website? The official website for AON is http://www.aon.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 428 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 591 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,019MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AON and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AON will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AON will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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