The ex-dividend date for Aon Corp (NYSE:AON) is tomorrow, October 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $50.58 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.2%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Aon Corp (NYSE: AON) is tomorrow, October 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 15 cents per share. At a price of $50.58 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.2%. The average volume for Aon has been 3.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aon has a market cap of $16 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 8.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Aon Corporation provides risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing services in the United States and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.6, equal to the average insurance industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Aon as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Aon Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.