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Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG)

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) closed at $105.44 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.61%, whereas, it previously closed at $106.09. The company has a market capitalization of $19.45 Billion. The company traded shares of 931321 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 1.1 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) produced diluted EPS of 3.49. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 4.45 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.88. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at 2, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 4.45% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 10.74% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 12.3%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) is at 30.26 while the forward p/e is at 23.69. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) stands at 2.75 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 3.96. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 29.5. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) are reported at 1.1 and 1.1 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) stands at 3.4, 13.4 and 9.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) is reported at 7.07 Billion with income of 668.8 Million. The outstanding shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) are 188.7 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 86.7 stands at 0.80%, this figure is increased 2.31 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is plummeted -7.8% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 108.55. The 52 week high of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) is placed at 109.46 and 52 week low is standing at 65.09.

Performance wise the shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) rose up 1.62% for the week, it also rise 8.84% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 26.84%. The shares increase 0.71% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG) grew 21.97% for the yearly performance.