Aon Plc (NYSE:AON) went up by 2.18% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $238.19. The company’s stock price has collected 0.06% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 15 hours ago that ACORD Solutions Group Launches Data Exchange Platform with First-of-Its-Kind Implementation by Aon & Zurich North America
Is It Worth Investing in Aon Plc (NYSE :AON) Right Now?
Aon Plc (NYSE:AON) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 26.70 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for AON is at 0.82. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 6 analysts out of 17 who provided ratings for Aon Plc declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 1 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $225.54, which is $15.56 above the current price. AON currently public float of 225.53M and currently shorts hold a 9.39% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AON was 1.58M shares.
AON’s Market Performance
AON stocks went up by 0.06% for the week, with a monthly jump of 1.37% and a quarterly performance of -1.89%, while its annual performance rate touched -0.36%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.17% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.39% for Aon Plc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.01% for AON stocks with a simple moving average of 5.14% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AON
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AON stocks, with Evercore ISI repeating the rating for AON by listing it as a “In-line.” The predicted price for AON in the upcoming period, according to Evercore ISI is $231 based on the research report published on December 17th of the previous year 2020.
Piper Sandler, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AON reach a price target of $187, previously predicting the price at $228. The rating they have provided for AON stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on November 02nd, 2020.
AON Trading at 1.74% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AON to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -13.14% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.39%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.17%, as shares surge +1.44% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +12.44% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AON rose by +0.06%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +20.97% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $207.08. In addition, Aon Plc saw -2.07% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AON starting from Andersen Eric, who sale 5,000 shares at the price of $197.46 back on Nov 10. After this action, Andersen Eric now owns 96,467 shares of Aon Plc, valued at $987,295 using the latest closing price.
BRUNO JOHN G, the Chief Operating Officer of Aon Plc, purchase 1,000 shares at $186.46 during a trade that took place back on Nov 06, which means that BRUNO JOHN G is holding 69,685 shares at $186,460 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AON
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +23.79 for the present operating margin
The net margin for Aon Plc stands at +13.92. The total capital return value is set at 23.31, while invested capital returns managed to touch 14.49. Equity return is now at value 53.20, with 5.90 for asset returns.
Based on Aon Plc (AON), the company’s capital structure generated 253.90 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 71.74. Total debt to assets is 29.14, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 226.58. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 64.02.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 5.24, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.15. The receivables turnover for the company is 3.50 and the total asset turnover is 0.39.