WLTW stock: buy or sell

WLTW stock price: $264.85 0.65% At close on May 14th, 2021

Updated on:
May 17th, 2021

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WLTW stock brief

  • Willis Towers Watson Public closed last Friday at $264.85 after only moving a 0.65% and broke a streak of 3 sessions in red.
  • Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company operates as an advisory, broking, and solutions company worldwide.

Should I buy Willis Towers Watson Public stock?

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Is $WLTW stock a buy?

Currently, Willis Towers Watson Public stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean $WLTW will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Willis Towers Watson Public stock?

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A golden rule is that you should not mantain an open trade that generates losses greater than those expected upon purchase. When to sell your stock should always be ruled by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Willis Towers Watson Public stock?

In the current situation of Willis Towers Watson Public there is not any eligible sell setup, so Willis Towers Watson Public stock holders with operations in green can keep their positions

Willis Towers Watson Public ratings

In the last month, 3 brokerage ratings were published for Willis Towers Watson Public

Willis Towers Watson Public analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Apr 22nd, 2021
Morgan Stanley
May 4th, 2021
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Neutral
May 10th, 2021
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Neutral

Willis Towers Watson Public stock analysis

Willis Towers Watson Public shares started an uptrend last March, and gained an amazing 21.82%. Rising peaks and troughs can be seen easily on a chart and how price action offered very few buy points on the breakouts. Latest low was in late April, when price bounced at $230.00. Willis Towers Watson Public broke out above $245.00 (its last top) in late April. That breakout was a good buy point

SMAs overview

WLTW stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

Price is at all-time highs and there are not upper resistance levels.

The current supports are:

  • S1: $245.00 (-7.49% below)
  • S2: $231.64 (-12.54% below)
  • S3: $230.00 (-13.16% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price surpassed the upper band on May 7, the price has corrected downwards by 2.55%

    WLTW stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The RSI dropped below the overbought level of 70 last Wednesday after just crossing to the overbough zone for 1 day (weak signal). The RSI reading last Friday was 68.19

    WLTW stock RSI chart

    Willis Towers Watson Public stock price history

    Willis Towers Watson Public started trading priced at an adjusted price1 of $28.15 on Jun 2001. Since then, WLTW stock has risen by 840.85%, with an average of 44.26% per year. If you had invested thousand dollars in Willis Towers Watson Public stock on the IPO, it would worth $9,408.53 today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    WLTW stock price history chart

    Price target for Willis Towers Watson Public stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. However, many stock price forecasts are posted every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts.

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, brokerage institutions publish their price forecasts based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these predictions follow the release of new fundamental information by the company, and many times. If you are a small investor you must not invest based on these predictions.

    There are 3 price predictions released for Willis Towers Watson Public that average $262.67. Willis Towers Watson Public closed at $264.85 last Friday, that is a 0.83% than the target price.

    Willis Towers Watson Public stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Apr 22nd, 2021
    Morgan Stanley $240.00$258.00
    May 4th, 2021
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $221.00$265.00
    May 10th, 2021
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $221.00$265.00

    Earnings and financials

    Willis Towers Watson Public ($WLTW) had the quarterly financial event and released the report in late April. WLTW beat Wall St estimates and reported of $3.64, that is a 10.98% increase versus the initial estimates of $3.28. Aligned to this, reported sales were $2.6 billion versus estimates of $2.5 billion.

    This compares to Earnings of $3.34 per share a year ago, so reported EPS is an improvement of 8.98%. Looking at sales, figures moved up a 5.03% compared to $24.7B same quarter a year ago.

    WLTW ($WLTW) is releasing quarterly financial report next July. Market expects of $2.00, compared to previous quarter that was $3.64.

    Willis Towers Watson Public performance

    WLTW performance compared
    Company1m3m6m
    Willis Towers Watson Public ($WLTW) 9.40% 16.20% 32.10%

    Important:
    The viewpoints written in this post are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this report does not know the specific conditions of the reader, his or her own finances or what is in his or her best interest at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Opinions are expressed for educative purposes only

    WLTW summary

    Friday, May 14th, 2021
    Open$264.2
    Close$264.85
    Day range$263.55 - $266.51
    Previous close$263.14
    Session gain0.65%
    Average true range$8.76
    50d mov avg$237.95
    100d mov avg$225.41
    200d mov avg$214.22
    Earnings dateJuly 29th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Willis Towers Watson Public stock symbol?

    Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company is a public company trading in the US stock market with the WLTW symbol

    Is Willis Towers Watson Public stock a buy or sell?

    Willis Towers Watson Public received 3 ratings in the last 30 days: 0 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral.

    Will WLTW go up?

    Willis Towers Watson Public had different price predictions published by market analysts in the last month setting the target price to $262.67. That is a 0.82% than the last price ($264.85).