Willis Group Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (WSH)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Willis Group Holdings (NYSE: WSH) is tomorrow, March 28, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 27 cents per share. At a price of $35.27 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.1%.

The average volume for Willis Group has been 898,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Willis Group has a market cap of $6.74 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are down 9.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Willis Group Holdings Public Limited Company provides a range of insurance brokerage, reinsurance, and risk management consulting services to its clients worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 30.5, above the average insurance industry P/E ratio of 24.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Willis Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Willis Group Ratings Report.

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