Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company (NASDAQ: WLTW), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 17272.43. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is 124.78 (with a change from open of 0.14%), this in conjunction with a target price of 135.38. Volume today has so far reached 92532, with an average volume of about 653.11. The GAP for this stock, is 0.52%.
The P/E ratio is 34.21, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 14.54. The current EPS for Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, is 3.62, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 2.00%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 4.17%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company, EPS is looking like it will grow 10.37% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 57.73%. Quarter over quarter is -48.80% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 111.40%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -5.20%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 2.80%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 93.30%. Shares outstanding is 139.35, while shares float is at a value of 137.62. Float short for Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is 2.13% and the short ratio is 4.48.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.3, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.34. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 1.1. The most recent gross margin is and their operating margin is 8.20%. The profit margin is 6.70%.
Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has seen returns on assets of 1.60%, and on investment, 8.40%. Return on equity is 6.00%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 0.59. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 2.88, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.54 and Price/cash is 18.2, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 89.49.
The simple moving averages are 0.85% and 3.85% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -3.38% and the 52 week low is 20.85%.
Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has a dividend yield of 1.55%, with a current price of 124.78. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 71.00%. This is in an industry, Insurance Brokers, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Financial. Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is based in United Kingdom.
Performance in the Insurance Brokers industry means that Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company has seen performance for the past week of 1.57%, with performance for the month coming to 1.66%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -0.68%, and for the half year the performance is . Volatility for this week is 2.18% and for the month this is 1.76%.
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