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Morning Trending Tickers: Aon plc, (AON)

Friday February 24th 2017: Aon plc, AON is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Insurance Brokers in the sector of Financial. Based in United Kingdom, Aon plc, AON  has a market cap of 35.55 B. Since its IPO date on the 09/07/1984, Aon plc, AON performance year to date is 22.14%. Today Aon plc, AON has gained 0.00%, with a current price of 136.22.

Ownership of the company is 0.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 91.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 25.60%. Return of assets are at 5.20%, with return on investment at 14.40%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Aon plc, AON is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1. While Total debt/equity is 1.11. With a profit margin of 12.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 16.10%. Aon plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.2, while the quick ratio is 1.2.

For the last year Aon plc, AON has seen a EPS growth of 5.80%. A performance for the year of 23.22%. The 52-week high is -0.77%, and the 52-week low is 29.30%. The average volume for Aon plc, AON is 0.

With a target price of 136.36, can Aon plc, AON reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Aon plc, AON. Aon plc has a P/E of 27.47 and a forward P/E of 16.98. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.21. Aon plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.17 and 6.27 respectively. For P/cash, Aon plc has a value of 56.15, while it is 22.43 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 136.22, Aon plc has a dividend yield of 1.06%. We see a return on equity of 24.80%.

Looking more long-term Aon plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 12.44%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 23.00% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 5.80% for this year and for the last five years a 12.50% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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