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Last $48.03 USD
Change Today +0.04 / 0.08%
Volume 670.1K
WSH On Other Exchanges
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As of 4:15 PM 05/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Snapshot

Open
$48.15
Previous Close
$47.99
Day High
$48.24
Day Low
$47.81
52 Week High
04/15/15 - $49.96
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $39.11
Market Cap
8.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
545.2K
EPS TTM
$2.09
Shares Outstanding
179.3M
EX-Date
06/26/15
P/E TM
23.0x
Dividend
$1.24
Dividend Yield
2.52%
Current Stock Chart for WILLIS GROUP HOLDINGS PLC (WSH)

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Details

Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company provides insurance brokerage, reinsurance, and risk management consulting services worldwide. It provides services to aerospace clients, including aircraft manufacturers, air cargo handlers and shippers, airport managers, and other general aviation companies; and advisory services, such as claims recovery, contract and leasing risk management, safety services, and market information. The company also offers various insurance brokerage services, including property damage, offshore construction, liability, and control of well and pollution insurance to the energy industry; and marine insurance and reinsurance brokerage services, such as hull, cargo, and general marine liabilities. In addition, it offers brokerage for directors' and officers' insurance, as well as professional indemnity insurance for corporations, financial institutions, and professional firms; risk management advice and brokerage services to the construction industry; and specialist risk management, insurance, and reinsurance services to fine art, diamond, and jewelry businesses, as well as to armored car operators. Further, the company provides people risk solutions using a combination of risk management, kidnap and ransom, and personal accident services and products to meet the needs of corporations and private clients; services for horse racing and breeding industry, and the agri-business sector; and advice to companies involved in the insurance and reinsurance industry on mergers and acquisition transactions and capital markets products. Additionally, it offers health, welfare, and human resources consulting and brokerage services to commercial clients. The company serves clients located in approximately 120 countries, including multinational and middle-market companies, as well as public institutions and individual clients. Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company was founded in 1828 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

18,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/24/15
Founded in 1828

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Group Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $937.5K
Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Executive Officer of Willis Internation...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Executive Officer of Willis North Ameri...
Total Annual Compensation: $731.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Key Developments

Willis Group Holdings Appoints Michael K. O’Connell as Financial Institutions Industry Leader for North America

Willis Group Holdings has appointed Michael K. O’Connell as the firm’s Financial Institutions Industry Leader for North America. He will also join the leadership team of Willis’s Global Financial Institutions Industry Group. Mr. O’Connell will be responsible for expanding Willis’s footprint in this sector in North America. He will work closely with Willis’s Global Financial Institutions Industry Group to focus on the unique needs of clients in this sector, while providing them access to the full range of insurance products and risk management services that Willis offers. Based in New York, Mr. O’Connell has more than 28 years of experience in serving financial institutions. Previously he served for 10 years as Financial Institutions Practice leader at Aon Risk Services and prior to that he held a similar role at Marsh.

Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company Presents at UBS Financial Services Conference, May-13-2015

Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company Presents at UBS Financial Services Conference, May-13-2015 . Venue: Grand Hyatt New York, 109 East 42nd Street, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Peter R. Poillon, Director of Investor Relations.

Willis Capital, Wholesale and Reinsurance Announces Unaudited Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

Willis Capital, Wholesale and Reinsurance announced unaudited earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue was $297 million against $304 million a year ago. Operating income was $153 million against $168 million a year ago.

 

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