Willis Towers Watson Public Limited (NASDAQ:WTW) Shares Acquired by Corient Private Wealth LLC

Corient Private Wealth LLC lifted its stake in shares of Willis Towers Watson Public Limited (NASDAQ:WTWFree Report) by 12.5% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 4,647 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 517 shares during the period. Corient Private Wealth LLC’s holdings in Willis Towers Watson Public were worth $1,121,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Willis Towers Watson Public during the fourth quarter valued at $29,000. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC boosted its stake in Willis Towers Watson Public by 168.8% in the 4th quarter. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC now owns 129 shares of the company’s stock worth $31,000 after buying an additional 81 shares during the last quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P acquired a new stake in Willis Towers Watson Public in the 3rd quarter worth about $28,000. HHM Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Willis Towers Watson Public in the 4th quarter worth about $34,000. Finally, Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV boosted its stake in Willis Towers Watson Public by 112.8% in the 4th quarter. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV now owns 200 shares of the company’s stock worth $48,000 after buying an additional 106 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 93.09% of the company’s stock.

Willis Towers Watson Public Stock Performance

Shares of NASDAQ:WTW opened at $255.29 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $26.10 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.61, a PEG ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 0.75. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.55, a quick ratio of 1.89 and a current ratio of 1.89. Willis Towers Watson Public Limited has a one year low of $195.29 and a one year high of $278.86. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $259.69 and its 200 day simple moving average is $256.60.

Willis Towers Watson Public (NASDAQ:WTWGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 25th. The company reported $3.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $3.21 by $0.08. Willis Towers Watson Public had a return on equity of 16.31% and a net margin of 10.88%. The firm had revenue of $2.34 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.37 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $2.84 EPS. Willis Towers Watson Public’s quarterly revenue was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, sell-side analysts forecast that Willis Towers Watson Public Limited will post 16.27 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Willis Towers Watson Public Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 15th. Shareholders of record on Sunday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.88 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 28th. This represents a $3.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.38%. Willis Towers Watson Public’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 35.31%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of analysts have issued reports on the company. Roth Mkm raised their price target on Willis Towers Watson Public from $275.00 to $300.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 7th. Truist Financial raised their price target on Willis Towers Watson Public from $275.00 to $310.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 7th. Piper Sandler raised their price target on Willis Towers Watson Public from $297.00 to $303.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, April 26th. Raymond James restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $315.00 price objective (up from $295.00) on shares of Willis Towers Watson Public in a report on Thursday, March 28th. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods cut their price objective on Willis Towers Watson Public from $317.00 to $311.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, May 6th. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Willis Towers Watson Public currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $296.14.

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Willis Towers Watson Public Company Profile

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Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company operates as an advisory, broking, and solutions company worldwide. It operates through two segments: Health, Wealth & Career and Risk & Broking. The company offers strategy and design consulting, plan management service and support, broking and administration services for health, wellbeing, and other group benefit program, including medical, dental, disability, life, voluntary benefits and other coverages; actuarial support, plan design, and administrative services for pension and retirement savings plans; retirement consulting services and solutions; and integrated solutions that consists of investment discretionary management, pension administration, core actuarial, and communication and change management assistance services.

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