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AON Plc (NYSE:AON)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday , Analyst Ratings reports. The company traded as high as $87.27 and last traded at $86.84, with a volume of 1,179,949 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $86.22.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Citigroup Inc. initiated coverage on shares of AON Plc in a research note on Wednesday, February 12th. They set a “buy” rating and a $83.18 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of AON Plc from $71.00 to $75.00 in a research note on Friday, February 7th. Finally, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of AON Plc in a research note on Wednesday, February 5th. They now have a $81.00 price target on the stock. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $80.18.

AON Plc (NYSE:AON) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 31st. The company reported $1.54 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.50 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $3.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.27 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.27 earnings per share. AON Plc’s revenue was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter last year.

Aon plc (NYSE: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.

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