Diversified Trust Co decreased its position in Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) by 1.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 20,433 shares of the company’s stock after selling 200 shares during the period. Diversified Trust Co’s holdings in Aon PLC were worth $2,232,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AON. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC increased its position in Aon PLC by 4.8% in the second quarter. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC now owns 1,776 shares of the company’s stock worth $194,000 after buying an additional 81 shares in the last quarter. Chesley Taft & Associates LLC acquired a new position in Aon PLC during the second quarter worth approximately $203,000. Tufton Capital Management acquired a new position in Aon PLC during the second quarter worth approximately $208,000. Bremer Trust National Association increased its position in Aon PLC by 8.1% in the second quarter. Bremer Trust National Association now owns 3,139 shares of the company’s stock worth $343,000 after buying an additional 234 shares in the last quarter. Finally, IFP Advisors Inc increased its position in Aon PLC by 141.2% in the first quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 3,189 shares of the company’s stock worth $333,000 after buying an additional 1,867 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 84.51% of the company’s stock.
Shares of Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) traded up 1.11% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $113.36. 859,798 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The firm has a market cap of $30.11 billion, a PE ratio of 21.34 and a beta of 1.06. Aon PLC has a 12 month low of $83.83 and a 12 month high of $113.78. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $110.36 and a 200 day moving average price of $106.94.
Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) last posted its earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $1.39 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $1.39. The company earned $2.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.85 billion. Aon PLC had a net margin of 12.65% and a return on equity of 30.10%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.31 earnings per share. Equities research analysts predict that Aon PLC will post $6.49 earnings per share for the current year.
A number of research firms have recently commented on AON. Credit Suisse Group AG restated a “sell” rating on shares of Aon PLC in a research note on Monday, August 1st. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of Aon PLC in a research note on Tuesday, June 7th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Aon PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Jefferies Group increased their price objective on shares of Aon PLC from $120.00 to $123.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 1st. Finally, Langen Mcalenn restated a “buy” rating on shares of Aon PLC in a research note on Tuesday, August 2nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $108.73.
In other news, CEO Stephen P. Mcgill sold 46,698 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $108.41, for a total transaction of $5,062,530.18. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 252,071 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $27,327,017.11. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 1.00% of the company’s stock.
About Aon PLC
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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