Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company (WLTW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2018
Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company ( WLTW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased WLTW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WLTW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $148.86, the dividend yield is 1.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WLTW was $148.86, representing a -9.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $164.99 and a 10.68% increase over the 52 week low of $134.50.
WLTW is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) and Aon plc ( AON ). WLTW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.22. Zacks Investment Research reports WLTW's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 15.34%, compared to an industry average of 25.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WLTW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WLTW as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
- Invesco Zacks Mid-Cap ETF ( CZA )
- Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
- Invesco Defensive Equity ETF ( DEF )
- iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DEF with an decrease of -10.91% over the last 100 days. KIE has the highest percent weighting of WLTW at 2.28%.