The ex-dividend date for Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is Monday, April 29, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $60.06 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.1%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is Monday, April 29, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 18 cents per share. At a price of $60.06 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.1%. The average volume for Aon plc has been 2.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Aon plc has a market cap of $18.91 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 10.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Aon plc provides risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Aon plc as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Aon plc Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100% See his top picks for 14-days FREE.