|Bid||196.16 x 800|
|Ask||196.33 x 900|
|Day's Range||195.84 - 198.25|
|52 Week Range||134.50 - 198.36|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.66|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||33.52|
|Earnings Date||Jul 31, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.60 (1.32%)|
|1y Target Est||204.44|
With the surge in workplace automation showing no signs of abating, relatively few North American employers have developed a formal digital transformation strategy, according to a new survey by Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. Additionally, a majority of employers say they need a “breakthrough in leadership development” to address the challenges arising from workplace automation and the increased use of contingent workers that has accelerated in its wake. The Pathways to Digital Enablement Survey found the proportion of work completed by using automation among North American companies doubled over the last three years, from 6% to 12%, and is expected to nearly double to 23% in the next three years.
Willis Towers Watson PLC NASDAQ/NGS:WLTWView full report here! Summary * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for WLTW with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting WLTW. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NeutralETF activity is neutral. ETFs that hold WLTW had net inflows of $9.84 billion over the last one-month. While these are not among the highest inflows of the last year, the rate of inflow is increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NegativeAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to firstname.lastname@example.org.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, will announce its financial results for the second quarter of 2019 on Wednesday July 31, 2019 before the market opens. A telephonic replay of the call will also be available for 24 hours at 404-537-3406, conference ID 1779096. Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth.
DEEP DIVE Investors clearly find the U.S. stock market an attractive haven in a world of incredibly low (or negative) interest rates. The S&P 500 Index (SPX) hit an all-time intraday high on July 10, rising above 3,000 for the first time, before closing at 2,993.
Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ: WLTW ) appears poised to generate higher-than-expected organic revenue growth in the second quarter and could raise full-year EPS guidance, according to Wells Fargo. The ...
The study covered 467 firms across multiple industries in 17 countries revealing that companies worldwide expect to boost their cybersecurity investments by 34% in the next fiscal year, after raising them by 17% the previous year. About 12% of companies surveyed plan to bolster their cybersecurity investments by over 50%. Peter Foster, chairman, Willis Towers Watson Global FINEX Cyber and Cyber Risk Solutions, said, “It is clear from the findings that companies are experiencing escalating impacts this year from key adversaries, including cybercriminals, malicious insiders and state-sponsored hackers, often from jurisdictions beyond the reach of local law.
Recent and devastating wildfires in California revealed that many carriers do not have a good handle on their wildfire risk, largely due to existing industry models which do not accurately represent the hazard. To help clients bridge this gap, in 2016 Willis Re initiated development of a wildfire risk score.
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Strengthening primary insurance market conditions underpinned improvements to reinsurance prices, terms and conditions at the June 1, and July 1, 2019, renewals according to the latest 1st View renewals report from Willis Re, the reinsurance division of Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. Almost all buyers were able to secure the capacity they desired at June 1 and July 1, but differentiation between cedants by reinsurers has increased, particularly based on the accuracy of their previous catastrophe loss estimates. In casualty lines, pro rata treaty commissions typically declined, notwithstanding improvements in the underlying terms and conditions for most classes, although the same dynamic of superior pricing for the better performing companies was seen in casualty lines too.
North American companies making M&A deals, on average, lost shareholder value during the second quarter of 2019, underperforming the MCSI North America Regional Index by –3.7 percentage points (pp). Further, for the first time in over a decade companies making M&A deals in every region worldwide, on average, lost shareholder value, underperforming the World Index1 by –6.3 pp. According to the latest results from Willis Towers Watson’s Quarterly Deal Performance Monitor (QDPM) — run in partnership with Cass Business School — the global M&A market has now underperformed for an unprecedented seven consecutive quarters. North American deal volumes were essentially flat for the quarter, and all global geographic regions underperformed their respective indices.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, launches SkillsVue, a first-of-its kind, interactive analytics platform enabling organizations to see the impact of skills on pay for digital talent. Built on a foundation using compensation data from Willis Towers Watson’s Artificial Intelligence and Digital Talent Compensation Survey, SkillsVue uses proprietary machine learning algorithms to analyze real-time skills data and calculate the granular valuations of skills and their impact on pay. Attracting and retaining key digital talent is one of the top challenges for organizations around the world.
To improve their employees’ health care experience, employers say offering or expanding benefit choices is their single highest priority (31%) over the next three years. This is according to the “Choice and Personalization” findings from the 2019 Emerging Trends in Health Care Survey by Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company. “Every employee’s benefit needs are unique, and each is looking for a benefit package to address their individual priorities,” said Kevin House, national leader of client relationships and sales for health benefits delivery at Willis Towers Watson.
ARLINGTON, Va., June 24, 2019 -- Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has launched an innovative new solution for.
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U.S. commercial insurance prices have increased in the first quarter of 2019, according to leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, Willis Towers Watson’s (WLTW) Commercial Lines Insurance Pricing Survey (CLIPS). The price change reported by carriers for the quarter was just above 2%. Price changes for most lines were similar to or slightly above those reported last quarter.
Does Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:WLTW) represent a good buying opportunity at the moment? Let’s quickly check the hedge fund interest towards the company. Hedge fund firms constantly search out bright intellectuals and highly-experienced employees and throw away millions of dollars on satellite photos and other research activities, so it is no wonder […]
Willis Towers (WLTW) remains well poised on organic growth in commissions and fees, solid customer retention, growing new business and improving liquidity, though high costs concern.
Willis Towers Watson (WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, announced today two initiatives targeting organic and inorganic growth. The first is WTW Strategic Ventures, an initiative aimed at creating strategic growth opportunities by investing in emerging digital and technology-enabled businesses across insurance, risk and human capital. WTW Strategic Ventures will make early stage investments in companies pursuing next-generation innovation, bolstering access to cutting-edge ideas and trends.
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