Last $42.90 USD
Change Today +0.07 / 0.16%
Volume 178.8K
WSH On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
Frankfurt
As of 4:15 PM 11/26/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Snapshot

Open
$42.92
Previous Close
$42.83
Day High
$42.94
Day Low
$42.53
52 Week High
12/2/13 - $45.47
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $39.11
Market Cap
7.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
633.6K
EPS TTM
$2.08
Shares Outstanding
177.1M
EX-Date
12/29/14
P/E TM
20.7x
Dividend
$1.20
Dividend Yield
2.75%
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 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. The company also provides its 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. 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.

18,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1828

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: $2.5M
Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $969.5K
Chief Executive Officer of Willis Internation...
Total Annual Compensation: $969.5K
Chief Executive Officer of Willis North Ameri...
Total Annual Compensation: $606.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

willis group holdings plc (WSH) Key Developments

Willis Group Holdings Appoints Tom Holliday as Head of Mining for Latin America

Willis Group Holdings has appointed Tom Holliday as Head of Mining in Latin America, as investment in the mining industry in the region continues at a pace. Based in Lima and with more than a decade of experience in the international mining market, Holliday will be responsible for aligning all of Willis's global capabilities and resources to deliver industry leading solutions and risk management services to mining clients across the region. He was previously an Executive Director in Willis's Mining Practice, based in London.

Willis UK Insurance Appoints Nicolas Aubert as CEO

Willis Group Holdings has appointed Nicolas Aubert as ceo designate of Willis UK Insurance, which includes its combined UK retail and global specialty businesses. While initially serving as ceo Designate in 2015, Aubert will report to Steve Hearn, deputy ceo of Willis Group and current ceo of Willis UK Insurance. Following a transition period and the confirmation of regulatory approvals, Aubert will take up the position as ceo of Willis UK Insurance in order to lead the expansion of Willis's insurance business in the UK, reporting to Willis Group ceo Dominic Casserley. Steve Hearn will continue in his role as Group deputy ceo. Aubert is currently the coo of American International Group(AIG) in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and formerly managing director of AIG in the UK.

Willis Group Holdings Appoints Nicolas Aubert as CEO Designate of its UK Insurance Business

Willis Group Holdings has appointed Nicolas Aubert as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Designate of Willis UK Insurance, which includes its combined UK retail and global specialty businesses. While initially serving as CEO Designate in 2015, Aubert will report to Steve Hearn, Deputy CEO of Willis Group and current CEO of Willis UK Insurance. Following a transition period and the confirmation of regulatory approvals, Aubert will take up the position as CEO of Willis UK Insurance in order to lead the expansion of Willis's insurance business in the UK, reporting to Willis Group CEO Dominic Casserley. Steve Hearn will continue in his role as Group Deputy CEO. Aubert is currently the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of American International Group (AIG) in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and formerly Managing Director of AIG in the UK. As Managing Director of AIG in the UK, Aubert led one of the companies specialising in the UK business insurance market and the London market, with offices located throughout the country. After joining AIG in June 2002 Aubert served in various senior management positions, including Managing Director of Southern Europe, where he oversaw operations in 12 countries.

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
WSH:US $42.90 USD +0.07

WSH Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Arthur J Gallagher & Co $48.04 USD -0.02
Brown & Brown Inc $32.37 USD +0.08
CNinsure Inc $6.71 USD +0.66
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group PLC 887.00 GBp +9.50
Unum Group $33.65 USD -0.21
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

WSH

Industry Average

Valuation WSH Industry Range
Price/Earnings 22.0x
Price/Sales 2.0x
Price/Book 3.4x
Price/Cash Flow 15.1x
TEV/Sales 1.2x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact WILLIS GROUP HOLDINGS PLC, please visit www.willis.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.