Zacks Rating on Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG)

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 6 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 2 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 4 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 12 research analysts is 1.83, which indicates as a Buy.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) : The highest short term price target forecast on Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) is $59 and the lowest target price is $43. A total of 10 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $51.3 with a standard deviation of $5.4.


Arthur J Gallagher & Co. has lost 0.62% in the last five trading days and dropped 2.12% in the last 4 weeks. Arthur J Gallagher & Co. is up 1.5% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.46%. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $49.01 with an intraday high of $49.1492. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $48.365. However, the stock managed to close at $48.47, a loss of 0.68% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $48.8. The total traded volume of the day was 1,591,232 shares.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is engaged in providing insurance brokerage and consulting services and third-party claims settlement and administration services to entities in the United States and abroad. The Companys brokers, agents and administrators act as intermediaries between insurers and their customers. The Company operates in three segments: brokerage, risk management and corporate. The brokerage segment comprises of retail and wholesale insurance brokerage operations. The risk management segment provides contract claim settlement and administration services for enterprises and for insurance companies. The corporate segment reports the financial information related to its debt, clean energy investments, external acquisition-related expenses and other corporate costs.

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