Artisan Partners Limited Partnership Increased Aon Plc (AON) Stake as Shares Rose

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In 2018Q3 SEC form is reported Artisan Partners Limited Partnership’s holdings in Aon Plc (AON) which was upped by 1.71%. By buying 155,886 shares Artisan Partners Limited Partnership made the stock popped up with 5.34%. At the end of 2018Q3, the institutional investor held 9.26 million shares of the specialty insurers company, valued at $1.42B, up from 9.11M at the end of the previous reported quarter. $35.09B is the MC of Aon Plc. AON reached $145.68 during the last trading session after $0.76 change.Aon plc has volume of 954,919 shares. Since January 9, 2018 AON has risen 13.92% and is uptrending. AON outperformed the S&P500 by 13.92%.

About $52.56B US Long portfolio Artisan Partners Limited Partnership manages. It decreased its stake in Copa Holdings Sa (NYSE:CPA) by 246,070 shares to 13,552 shares, valued at $1.08 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. Artisan Partners Limited Partnership has cut its stake in Dowdupont Inc and also reduced its holding in Wayfair Inc (NYSE:W) by 62,159 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.18M shares.

A couple more Aon plc (NYSE:AON) news were posted by: Globenewswire.com which released on January 03, 2019 “After year of record highs, financial health of defined benefit pension plans ends 2018 in decline – GlobeNewswire”, also Prnewswire.com on January 09, 2019 posted “Hole Designations and Scoring System Announced for $1 Million Aon Risk Reward Challenge on the 2019 LPGA Tour – PRNewswire”, the next Twst.com is “AON plc: Aon comments on the CMA’s final report on the Investment Consultants Market Investigation – The Wall Street Transcript” on December 12, 2018. Prnewswire.com has article titled “Aon and Nortonâ„¢ LifeLockâ„¢ Develop Solution to Help High-Net-Worth Individuals Defend Assets Against Cyber Criminals – PRNewswire”.

Aon plc (NYSE:AON) Ratings Coverage

A total of 7 analysts rate Aon (NYSE:AON) as follows: 2 “Buy”, 5 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 29% are bullish. (NYSE:AON) has 7 ratings reports on 9 Jan 2019 according to StockzIntelligence. The company rating was maintained by Citigroup on Friday, October 12. On Wednesday, November 14 the stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Tuesday, January 8 the stock of Aon plc (NYSE:AON) has “Neutral” rating given by Goldman Sachs. On Monday, November 12 the stock of Aon plc (NYSE:AON) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital. On Tuesday, September 25 the company was upgraded by Raymond James. On Monday, October 29 Wells Fargo maintained Aon plc (NYSE:AON) rating. Wells Fargo has “Market Perform” rating and $150 target.

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