KBW Has Just Reaffirmed $164.0 Target Price Per Share on Willis Group (WLTW) stock, While They’ve Also Reiterated Their “Buy” Rating

September 17, 2017 - By Adrian Mccoy

 KBW Has Just Reaffirmed $164.0 Target Price Per Share on Willis Group (WLTW) stock, While They’ve Also Reiterated Their

Willis Group (WLTW) Rating Reaffirmed

In a research note made public this morning, KBW kept their “Buy” rating on Willis Group (WLTW) shares. The price target indicates a possible upside of 7.09 % from company’s last stock close price.

Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ:WLTW) Ratings Coverage

Among 11 analysts covering Willis Towers … (WLTW), 7 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Willis Towers … has $176.0 highest and $122.0 lowest target. $162.83’s average target is 6.33% above currents $153.14 stock price. Willis Towers … had 16 analyst reports since March 28, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained the shares of WLTW in report on Tuesday, August 9 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Thursday, August 3 by Wells Fargo. As per Friday, January 27, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 8 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, August 3. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $16500 target in Friday, June 16 report. Deutsche Bank downgraded Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ:WLTW) rating on Thursday, October 20. Deutsche Bank has “Sell” rating and $122.0 target. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, November 15 to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Monday, September 11. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, August 7.

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.72 on September 15, reaching $153.14. About 1.88M shares traded or 115.62% up from the average. Willis Towers Watson PLC (WLTW) has risen 11.94% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.76% the S&P500.

Investors wait Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ:WLTW) to report on November, 3. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $1.13 EPS, up $0.09 or 8.65 % from last year’s $1.04 same quarter earnings. This translates into $151.71 million profit for WLTW giving the stock a 33.88 P/E. This is assuming the current $1.13 EPS is accurate. Willis Towers Watson PLC’s Wall Street analysts see -22.07 % negative EPS growth, taking into account the $1.45 EPS reproted in the previous quarter,

Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is a holding company. The company has market cap of $20.56 billion. The Firm operates as a global advisory, broking and solutions company. It has a 43.28 P/E ratio. It is engaged in offering risk management, insurance broking, consulting, technology and solutions, and private exchanges.

More notable recent Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ:WLTW) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Willis Towers Watson’s (WLTW) CEO John Haley on Q1 2017 Results – Earnings …” on May 06, 2017, also Businessinsurance.com with their article: “Willis Towers Watson promotes, hires broking executives” published on July 11, 2017, Businessinsurance.com published: “Willis Towers Watson recruits new CFO” on August 21, 2017. More interesting news about Willis Towers Watson PLC (NASDAQ:WLTW) were released by: Ft.com and their article: “Willis Towers Watson chief reveals merger wobbles” published on June 27, 2017 as well as Businessinsurance.com‘s news article titled: “Willis Towers Watson reports increased Q1 profits” with publication date: May 04, 2017.

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