Brokerages Set Aon plc Class A (AON) PT at $144.82

Shares of Aon plc Class A (NYSE:AON) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nineteen research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $144.82.

AON has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on Aon plc Class A in a research note on Monday, December 4th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $149.00 target price on the stock. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $158.00 price target on shares of Aon plc Class A in a research note on Wednesday, December 6th. ValuEngine cut Aon plc Class A from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 7th. Zacks Investment Research cut Aon plc Class A from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 2nd. Finally, Barclays restated a “hold” rating and issued a $135.00 target price on shares of Aon plc Class A in a report on Tuesday, January 9th.

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Shares of AON stock traded up $0.43 on Friday, reaching $139.74. The company had a trading volume of 342,787 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,303,009. The stock has a market cap of $35,304.75, a PE ratio of 29.83, a P/E/G ratio of 1.52 and a beta of 1.03. Aon plc Class A has a 1 year low of $116.05 and a 1 year high of $152.78. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.22, a current ratio of 1.66 and a quick ratio of 1.67.

Aon plc Class A (NYSE:AON) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February 2nd. The financial services provider reported $2.35 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.34 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $2.91 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.84 billion. Aon plc Class A had a return on equity of 32.41% and a net margin of 12.26%. Aon plc Class A’s revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.56 EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Aon plc Class A will post 7.98 EPS for the current year.

In other Aon plc Class A news, insider Anthony R. Goland sold 2,124 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $141.16, for a total value of $299,823.84. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 261 shares in the company, valued at $36,842.76. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, insider Michael Neller sold 1,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $140.12, for a total value of $210,180.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 123,477 shares of company stock worth $17,453,753 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 0.90% of the company’s stock.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Mawer Investment Management Ltd. grew its holdings in shares of Aon plc Class A by 0.7% during the third quarter. Mawer Investment Management Ltd. now owns 5,169,376 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $755,246,000 after purchasing an additional 38,212 shares during the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC grew its holdings in shares of Aon plc Class A by 9.8% during the third quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 3,492,001 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $510,175,000 after purchasing an additional 311,733 shares during the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc grew its holdings in shares of Aon plc Class A by 2.7% during the third quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 1,384,259 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $202,250,000 after purchasing an additional 36,522 shares during the last quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund grew its holdings in shares of Aon plc Class A by 2.6% during the third quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 1,173,476 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $171,445,000 after purchasing an additional 30,200 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Aon plc Class A by 1.7% during the third quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 900,702 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $131,593,000 after purchasing an additional 15,474 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 87.28% of the company’s stock.

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About Aon plc Class A

Aon plc (Aon) is a global provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing, delivering distinctive client value via risk management and workforce productivity solutions. The Company operates in two segments: Risk Solutions and Human Resource (HR) Solutions.

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