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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW

Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Insurance Brokers in the sector of Financial. Based in United Kingdom, Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW  has a market cap of 17008.96. Since its IPO date on the 1/6/2016, Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW performance year to date is 4.92%. Today Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW has gained 0.46%, with a current price of 124.96.

Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 90.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 132.40%. Return of assets are at 0.90%, with return on investment at 8.40%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.3. While Total debt/equity is 0.35. With a profit margin of 3.70%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 6.70%. Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1, while the quick ratio is 1.

For the last year Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW has seen a EPS growth of 2.00%. A performance for the year of *TBA. The 52-week high is -6.33%, and the 52-week low is 21.47%. The average volume for Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW is 64011.

With a target price of 137.35, can Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, WLTW. Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has a P/E of 73.68 and a forward P/E of 14.62. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.29. Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.45 and 1.59 respectively. For P/cash, Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has a value of 22.18, while it is 73.63 for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 124.96, Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has a dividend yield of 1.54%. We see a return on equity of 2.90%.

Looking more long-term Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 57.30%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 10.54% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 2.00% for this year and for the last five years a -5.20% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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