AON : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Cat Loss to Hurt XL Group 2Q - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    XL Group expects pretax loss from catastrophes in the second quarter of 2013, net of reinsurance and reinstatement premiums, ...
  2. Willis Group Beats EPS Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    Willis Group Holdings plc (WSH) reported fourth-quarter 2012 adjusted net income from continuing operations of 45 cents per ...
  3. Willis Widens Canadian Presence - Analyst Blog

    December 3, 2012
    In an effort to consolidate its footprint in Canada, Willis North America, a unit of Willis Group Holdings plc (WSH), inked ...
  4. Willis Group Downgraded - Analyst Blog

    November 21, 2012
    We are downgrading Willis Group Holdings plc (WSH) to Underperform from Neutral on the back of weak performance in the third ...
  5. Aon Among Financial's Biggest Movers on October 26, 2012

    October 26, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has declined 0.1%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.2%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  6. Today's Major Financial Sector Movers: Chubb and More

    July 27, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq has increased 1.4%, the S&P 500 has climbed 1.1% and the Dow is trading up 0.8%. ...
  7. High-Quality RenRe Not A Striking Bargain

    June 13, 2012
    If RenRe can maintain low teen ROEs for the long term, the stock is about 10-15% underpriced today. That's not a bad "hold" ...
  8. Jobs Report Fails to Settle Debate - Analyst Blog

    May 4, 2012
    Jobs Report Fails to Settle Debate - Analyst Blog
  9. Ahead of Wall Street - May 4, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    May 4, 2012
    Ahead of Wall Street - May 4, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street
  10. National Financial Partners Retrenches For Growth

    March 19, 2012
    NFP took a hit in 2009, but in the past three years its operating cash flow has consistently been between $115 million and ...
  11. Flagstone A Multi-Year Rebuilding Story

    March 1, 2012
    Flagstone has a lot of work to do to rebuild capital and credibility.
  12. Obama’s Corporate Tax Proposal: Which Companies Will Take A Hit?

    February 24, 2012
    President Obama has proposed corporate tax cuts that will lower corporate income taxes from 35% to 28%, but claims he willl ...
  13. Towers Watson Merger Continues To Pay Dividends

    February 14, 2012
    Towers Perrin and Watson Wyatt merged in January 2010. Business is well and it's not to late to get on board.
  14. Paychex Is Stagnant But Impressively Profitable

    October 5, 2011
    Slow economic growth didn't stop Paychex from reporting solid first quarter results.
  15. Berkshire Hathaway Makes An Unusual Bid For Transatlantic

    August 10, 2011
    Berkshire makes an odd bid for an in-play reinsurance giant.
  16. Get Paid To Wait For A Rebound At Paychex

    June 29, 2011
    Paychex investors may find its above-average dividend yield appealing, as they wait for a sales and profit rebound.
  17. Marsh & McLennan Regaining Respect

    February 16, 2011
    Marsh & McLennan investors should hold on for a pullback or more tangible signs of sustainable profit growth.
  18. Paychex Rally Likely to Stall Out

    December 22, 2010
    This stock just reported estimate-beating earnings, but it could be dead money for awhile given the recent rally.
  19. Top Institutional Buys

    December 21, 2010
    Looking at a list of top institutional buys is a great stock screen - not a buy list. Let's look closer at these top institutional ...
  20. An Easy Living Paychex For Investors

    September 30, 2010
    Paychex's first fiscal quarter may be over, but it's future still lies in the hands of the employment market.
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