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Investment analysts at Sandler O’Neill hoisted their price target on shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) from $50.00 to $52.00 in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Sandler O’Neill’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 11.64% from the stock’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. from $52.00 to $54.00 in a research note on Tuesday, May 20th. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. in a research note on Thursday, April 17th. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $50.00. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. from $48.00 to $50.00 in a research note on Thursday, April 17th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $51.67.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) traded down 0.24% on Thursday, hitting $46.58. 546,558 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has a 52-week low of $41.11 and a 52-week high of $49.46. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $46.20 and its 200-day moving average is $46.16. The company has a market cap of $7.317 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.35.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co (NYSE:AJG), along with its subsidiaries, provides insurance brokerage and third-party claims settlement, and administration services to entities in the United States and abroad.

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