High Debt Watch for These Large Cap Financial Stocks Now

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about heavily indebted large cap companies in the Financial sector:

  • Aon Corporation (NYSE:AON): This company holds $12,949,000,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $14,519,000,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.89. The stock recently traded at $41.79 and its market capitalization is $13,652,460,000. About the company: Aon Corporation is an insurance services holding company. The Company is comprised of risk and insurance brokerage consulting. Aon’s services include helping manage risk for clients, negotiating and placing insurance risk with other carriers, and advicing clients related to health and benefits, retirement, compensation, strategic human capital, and human resource outsourcing.
  • Willis Group Holdings PLC (NYSE:WSH): This company holds $10,309,000,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $11,100,000,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.93. The stock recently traded at $33.81 and its market capitalization is $5,816,341,000. About the company: Willis Group Holdings PLC is an insurance broker. The Company offers professional insurance, reinsurance, risk management, financial and human resource consulting and actuarial services to corporations, public entities and institutions around the world.
  • NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ): This company holds $8,231,000,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $8,510,000,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.97. The stock recently traded at $20.40 and its market capitalization is $3,612,381,000. About the company: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is a global exchange group that delivers trading, exchange technology, securities listing, and public company services across multiple continents. The Exchange’s offerings include trading across multiple asset classes, market data products, financial indexes, capital formation solutions, financial services and market technology products and services.
  • Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM): This company holds $5,744,626,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $10,137,700,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.57. The stock recently traded at $65.65 and its market capitalization is $10,952,360,000. About the company: Humana Inc. is a managed health care company with medical members located in the United States and Puerto Rico. The Company offers coordinated health care through health maintenance organizations, preferred provider organizations, point-of-service plans, and administrative services products. Humana offers its products to employer groups, government-sponsored plans, and individuals.
  • CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME): This company holds $4,781,200,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $5,387,500,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.89. The stock recently traded at $247.41 and its market capitalization is $16,542,530,000. About the company: CME Group Inc. operates a derivatives exchange that trades futures contracts and options on futures, interest rates, stock indexes, foreign exchange and commodities. The Exchange brings together buyers and sellers of derivatives products on its trading floors, electronic trading platform, and through privately negotiated transactions that it clears.
  • Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS): This company holds $3,862,188,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $6,129,535,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.63. The stock recently traded at $81.66 and its market capitalization is $4,166,489,000. About the company: Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides card services, loyalty and marketing solutions, payment processing, and business process outsourcing services. The Company provides such services to the retail, petroleum, utility, financial services, and hospitality markets.
  • Enstar Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESGR): This company holds $3,667,175,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $5,173,339,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.71. The stock recently traded at $97.53 and its market capitalization is $1,410,020,000. About the company: Enstar Group Ltd. owns and manages insurance companies that offer run-off insurance. Run-off insurance covers a business owner, after he sells his business, for claims arising from the time during which he owned and operated his business.
  • Visa Inc. (NYSE:V): This company holds $3,498,000,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $8,734,000,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.40. The stock recently traded at $79.24 and its market capitalization is $64,734,200,000. About the company: Visa Inc. operates a retail electronic payments network and manages global financial services. The Company also offers global commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses and government entities.
  • Invesco Ltd. (NYSE:IVZ): This company holds $3,264,500,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $4,274,500,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.76. The stock recently traded at $16.93 and its market capitalization is $7,633,343,000. About the company: Invesco Limited is an independent investment management group. The Company specializes in investment management services, covering equities, fixed income and alternatives like real estate, private equity and absolute return strategies.
  • MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE:MA): This company holds $3,143,000,000 in debt on its balance sheet, against $6,454,000,000 in assets, for a debt-to-assets ratio of 0.49. The stock recently traded at $291.96 and its market capitalization is $37,096,790,000. About the company: MasterCard, Inc. is a global payment solutions company that provides a variety of services in support of the credit, debit and related payment programs of financial institutions. The Company offers transaction processing services for credit and debit cards, electronic cash, automated teller machines, and travelers checks.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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