Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company (WLTW) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 29, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.68 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2020. Shareholders who purchased WLTW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WLTW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $198.67, the dividend yield is 1.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WLTW was $198.67, representing a -10.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $220.97 and a 38.6% increase over the 52 week low of $143.34.
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 $7.82. Zacks Investment Research reports WLTW's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 4.5%, compared to an industry average of -6.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to WLTW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WLTW as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF (MARB)
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (VOE)
- iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF (JKG)
- Fidelity Nasdaq Composite Index Tracking Stock (ONEQ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ONEQ with an increase of 23.45% over the last 100 days. MARB has the highest percent weighting of WLTW at 7.58%.
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