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) pushed the Insurance industry lower today making it today's featured Insurance laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.5%. By the end of trading, Willis Group Holdings fell $0.69 (-1.5%) to $44.27 on average volume. Throughout the day, 823,845 shares of Willis Group Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 710,700 shares. The stock ranged in price between $44.26-$45.02 after having opened the day at $44.91 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.96. Other companies within the Insurance industry that declined today were:
), down 2.8% and
), down 2.3%.
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Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company provides a range of insurance brokerage, reinsurance, and risk management consulting services worldwide. Willis Group Holdings has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 34.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Willis Group Holdings a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates
Willis Group Holdings
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share.
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On the positive front,
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), up 4.4% and
), up 3.4% , were all gainers within the insurance industry with
) being today's featured insurance industry leader.
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