LONDON, December 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, November 29, 2013, the U.S. equity market closed the day on a mixed note, the S&P 500 ended at 1,805.81, down 0.08%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 16,086.41, down 0.07%; and the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,059.89, up 0.37%. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index ended the day at 288.92, down 0.40%; and the S&P 500 Insurance Brokers Industry Index closed the day at 397.33, down 0.53%. Shares in insurance brokers have gained 3.47% in the last one month and 18.84% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 2.51% and 10.58% in the S&P 500 during the respective periods. The major movers in the industry included Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. (NYSE: MMC), Aon PLC (NYSE: AON), Willis Group Holdings PLC (NYSE: WSH), and Arthur J. Gallagher & Company (NYSE: AJG). All these companies are tracked by AAAResearchReports.com. Free technical research on MMC, AON, WSH, and AJG can be downloaded upon signing up at:
Shares in Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc. fluctuated between $47.41 and $47.83 before ending Friday's session 0.27% lower at $47.45. A total of 0.94 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 2.23 million. Despite Friday's losses, the company's shares have gained 3.31% in the last one month and 15.09% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 2.51% and 10.58% during the respective periods. Furthermore, Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc.'s stock is trading near its 52-week high of $47.97 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $45.42 and $41.15, respectively. Sign up today to read free research report on MMC at:
On Friday, Aon PLC's stock edged lower to finish the day at $81.64, down 0.79% from the previous day's closing price of $82.29. The company's shares vacillated between $81.54 and $82.42 during the trading session. A total of 0.43 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 1.90 million. Despite Friday's pullback, the company's shares have gained 3.64% in the last one month and 22.99% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 2.51% and 10.58% during the respective periods. Additionally, Aon PLC's stock is trading near its 52-week high of $82.55 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $77.25 and $67.62, respectively. Register to download free technical analysis on AON at:
Shares in Willis Group Holdings PLC edged 0.67% higher on Friday, even as the broader market ended on a mixed note. The company's shares closed the day at $44.78, after vacillating between $44.60 and $45.07. A total of 0.38 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 0.71 million. The company's shares have gained 8.48% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 10.58% during the same period. Further, Willis Group Holdings PLC's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $44.51 and $41.52, respectively. A free report on WSH can be accessed by registering at:
On Friday, shares in Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. finished the day at $46.54, which is 1.10% lower than the previous day's closing price of $47.06. The company's shares fluctuated between $46.51 and $47.16 during the trading session. A total of 0.23 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 0.66 million. Despite Friday's losses, the company's shares have gained 12.58% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 10.58% during the same period. Moreover, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $46.23 and $43.61, respectively. Register with AAA Research Reports and download the research on AJG for free at:
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