Aon plc (NYSE: AON), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 35.43 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Aon plc is 134.95 (with a change from open of -0.16%), this in conjunction with a target price of 134.71. Volume today has so far reached 12655, with an average volume of about 1207.34. The GAP for this stock, is -0.35%.
The P/E ratio is 27.35, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 16.9. The current EPS for Aon plc, is 4.96, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 5.80%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 21.61%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Aon plc, EPS is looking like it will grow 22.89% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 12.43%. Quarter over quarter is -14.20% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 4.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 12.50%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 0.60%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.50% and institutional ownership is 91.70%. Shares outstanding is 261.25, while shares float is at a value of 259.72. Float short for Aon plc is 1.12% and the short ratio is 2.41.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1, while the total debt/equity comes to 1.11. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.2, and the quick ratio is 1.2. The most recent gross margin is *TBA and their operating margin is 16.10%. The profit margin is 12.20%.
Aon plc has seen returns on assets of 5.20%, and on investment, 14.40%. Return on equity is 24.80%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.2. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 3.16, with Price/book ratio coming to 6.24 and Price/cash is 55.98, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 22.36.
The simple moving averages are 0.46% and 14.05% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -1.70% and the 52 week low is 28.09%.
Aon plc has a dividend yield of 1.06%, with a current price of 134.95. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 25.60%. This is in an industry, Insurance Brokers, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. Aon plc is based in United Kingdom.
Performance in the Insurance Brokers industry means that Aon plc has seen performance for the past week of 1.68%, with performance for the month coming to 1.17%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 14.29%, and for the half year the performance is 23.01%. Volatility for this week is 1.15% and for the month this is 1.01%.
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