Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC)

(NYSE:MMC) SVP Robert J. Rapport sold 7,011 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 13th. We also noted a 2017-03-07 transaction in which MMC President and CEO, MMC Glaser Daniel S sold 208,651 shares at a stock price of $73.86, carrying a total value of $15410960, after which, this insider's investment stands at 279,612 shares, with an overall financial value of $20881424. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 27,794 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,053,420.72.

According to the corporate earnings calendar, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. will release next earnings on April 27, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.99. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $74.26 and $74.73. (NYSE:MMC) ended its day at $74.68 with the rising stream of 0.44% and its total traded volume was 1.55 million shares less than the average volume. The firm has a market capitalization of $38.70 billion, a P/E ratio of 22.23 and a beta of 0.89.

(MMC) surged 0.04% during the last session. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $11.9. The business earned $3.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.46 billion. Marsh & McLennan Companies had a net margin of 13.38% and a return on equity of 26.99%. Eventually, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. Its sales stood at 9.20% a year on average in the period of last five years. On average, equities research analysts expect that Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. will post $3.74 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, May 15th. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.4 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is -0.01. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 5th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.81%. Finally, MSI Financial Services Inc boosted its stake in shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies by 2,345.3% in the third quarter.

10/26/2016 - Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies. Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $76.00 price objective on shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $73.00 target price on shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies in a research note on Sunday, February 5th. Marsh & McLennan Companies has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $72.67. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company's last traded volume of 1.55 million shares as compared to it's an average volume of 1.77 million shares. Northwest Investment Counselors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies by 4.6% in the third quarter. According to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings, this investor owns 1,284,105 shares, representing a total current market value of roughly $95896961.4. Coconut Grove Bank boosted its stake in Marsh & McLennan Companies by 15.7% in the third quarter. Consequently, investors will be able to grasp the rudimentary determinant of asset distribution and all kinds of risk-return parameters for stocks together with the stock mutual funds. Advantage Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in Marsh & McLennan Companies during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $109,000. Finally, Brown Advisory Inc. raised its position in shares of Marsh & McLennan Companies by 3.3% in the fourth quarter. MMC Enterprise Risk provides advanced risk consulting services and transactional solutions on enterprise.

Marsh & McLennan is primarily a holding company which, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides clients with analysis, advice and transactional capabilities in the fields of risk and insurance services, investment management and consulting.