Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:AON)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $110.31 and last traded at $110.24, with a volume of 363,613 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $109.57.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada raised their target price on shares of Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) from $105.00 to $114.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, May 2nd. Zacks Investment Research cut Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 12th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $99.00 price target on shares of Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) in a report on Wednesday, April 6th. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) in a report on Tuesday, June 7th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “underperform” rating on shares of Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) in a report on Wednesday, July 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $105.75.

The firm has a market cap of $29.17 billion and a PE ratio of 22.502. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $107.68 and a 200-day moving average of $99.83.

Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:AON) last posted its earnings results on Friday, April 29th. The company reported $1.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.33 by $0.02. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.37 EPS. The business earned $2.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.88 billion. The business’s revenue was down 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts forecast that Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares will post $6.54 EPS for the current year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) stock. Atlantic Trust Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:AON) by 1.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 22,750 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 234 shares during the period. Atlantic Trust Group LLC’s holdings in Aon plc Class A Ordinary Shares (UK) were worth $2,099,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

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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