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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Aon plc (NYSE:AON)?

The company in question is, Aon plc (NYSE:AON) currently with a stock price of 110.12 (0.77% today). The market cap for Aon plc is 28875.05, and is in the sector Financial, and Insurance Brokers industry. The target price for Aon plc is 109.47. Currently Aon plc is trading with a P/E of 22.23, and a forward P/E of 15.06. Average volume for Aon plc is 1128.67 and so far today it is 101500.

Performance in the last year for Aon plc has been 8.60%. For EPS growth, Aon plc has seen a growth of 4.70%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 11.08%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 14.70% over the last five years and could be 9.84% for the next five years. Aon plc has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -1.90%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 0.70%. The 20-day simple moving average is 2.11%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 12.13%.

Since the IPO date for Aon plc on the 9/7/1984, Aon plc has seen performance year to date to be 19.30%. With Aon plc trading at 110.12, the dividend yield is 1.21%, and the EPS is 4.92.

So could Aon plc, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 22.23. The PEG is 2.26, P/S is 2.48 and the P/B is at 5.62. The P/cash is 27.45, with P/free cash flow at 21.08.

Aon plc ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 1.1. This is with long term debt/equity at 1.15, and total debt/equity at 1.28.

In terms of margins, Aon plc has a gross margin of *TBA, an operating margin of 16.00% and a profit margin of 11.80%.Payout ratio for Aon plc is 24.10%. Return on assets come to 5.00% with return on investment coming to 13.20%.

Insider ownership for Aon plc, is at 0.50% and institutional ownership comes to 90.90%. Outstanding shares are at 264.23. While shares float is 262.28. The float short is currently 1.22%, and short ratio is 2.84.

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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