WU - The Western Union Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
19.03
+0.31 (+1.66%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT

19.03 0.00 (0.00%)
Pre-Market: 8:19AM EDT

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Previous Close18.72
Open18.79
Bid18.40 x 21500
Ask19.98 x 1200
Day's Range18.77 - 19.07
52 Week Range18.38 - 22.21
Volume10,034,874
Avg. Volume4,348,416
Market Cap8.511B
Beta0.63
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.99
Earnings DateOct 31, 2018 - Nov 5, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield0.76 (4.06%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-13
1y Target Est20.72
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    Market Realist3 days ago

    How Facebook Won Over Financial Companies

    Many large financial companies use Facebook’s (FB) platforms to deliver customer services, such as letting customers access their transaction records or check their account balances through the Messenger app. Citigroup (C) is one of those companies.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.
    Markit3 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.

    This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on September 11. Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising.

  • Business Wire5 days ago

    Western Union Announces Relief Following Typhoon Mangkhut

    In total, contributions from Western Union, the Western Union Foundation, Agents and employees through this comprehensive effort could total up to USD $275,000. “Flooding and landslides from the typhoon have caused significant damage and loss of life,” Vice President and Head of the Western Union Foundation, Elizabeth Roscoe said. Western Union has committed USD $50,000 and the Western Union Foundation has pledged USD $30,000 to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

  • Behind the deal: Why Western Union and Techstars are launching a joint accelerator
    American City Business Journals6 days ago

    Behind the deal: Why Western Union and Techstars are launching a joint accelerator

    After being introduced by a mutual acquaintances in early spring, David Brown, the co-CEO and founder of Techstars, and Jeff Hochstadt, Western Union’s chief strategy and development officer, discussed their organization’s global reach. “I said, ‘[Techstars] is in more countries than Starbucks,’” Brown said. Hochstadt and Brown encouraged startups that aim to transform global money transmissions and payments apply when applications open on Dec. 3.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.
    Markit6 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.

    Short interest is moderately high for WU with between 10 and 15% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on September 11.

  • Western Union and Techstars to Drive Payments Innovation
    Business Wire7 days ago

    Western Union and Techstars to Drive Payments Innovation

    The Western Union Company (WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, and Techstars, a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, have come together to spur the next generation of disruption in the fintech sector with a focus on payments and seamless global money transfer. Over the next three years, Western Union will work with Techstars to run a mentorship-driven accelerator program and provide seed funding for startups out of its new Denver-based headquarters. Each year, 10 startups will form a class that takes part in Techstars proven accelerator program including interacting with and receiving mentoring from Western Union executives.

  • Exclusive: Techstars and Western Union team up for new innovation accelerator
    American City Business Journals7 days ago

    Exclusive: Techstars and Western Union team up for new innovation accelerator

    The program will provide seed funding and mentorship for payment solutions startups over the next three years.

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    Discover Financial's Tie-Up to Boost Card Business in Mexico

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  • Western Union Announces Hurricane Florence Relief
    Business Wire10 days ago

    Western Union Announces Hurricane Florence Relief

    To support communities and families affected by the recent hurricane devastation in the Carolinas and surrounding areas, Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, today announces a multi-faceted response providing support for communities most affected by Hurricane Florence. In total, contributions from Western Union, the Western Union Foundation, Agents and employees through this comprehensive effort could total up to USD $355,000. Western Union has committed an initial USD $100,000 to the American Red Cross.

  • Why this CEO decided to move his company's headquarters to Denver over Atlanta
    American City Business Journals11 days ago

    Why this CEO decided to move his company's headquarters to Denver over Atlanta

    Jon Ness took on his position in February and announced the move to the "sweet spot for the payments industry" six months later.

  • Investopedia11 days ago

    MoneyTap To Connect 60 Japanese Banks with Ripple

    With the leading Japanese fund transfer platform MoneyTap officially launching its dedicated web portal, the development opens the doors for connecting several Japanese banks through the Ripple-based solution. While the Ripple-powered MoneyTap app was announced in March this year, it is set to roll out across dozens of Japanese banks through Fall 2018. The app is expected to be available on iOS and Android phones and will facilitate instant and zero- to low-cost money transfers.

  • Western Union Expands in Mexico With Digital Money Transfer
    Zacks11 days ago

    Western Union Expands in Mexico With Digital Money Transfer

    Western Union (WU) penetrates further in Mexico with the introduction of digital money transfer facility.

  • Business Wire12 days ago

    Western Union Digital Money Transfers Now Live from Mexico to World

    The Western Union Company , a leader in cross-border and cross-currency money movement, today launched the Western Union® mobile app with omni-channel choice, enabling customers in Mexico to send digital money transfers to more than 200 countries and territories.

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  • Q2's profit surge was the strongest in years. Here's who led the charge in Colorado. (Photos)
    American City Business Journals14 days ago

    Q2's profit surge was the strongest in years. Here's who led the charge in Colorado. (Photos)

    U.S. companies rebounded from a lackluster showing in the first quarter of the year with a surge in profits that's expected to fuel even more economic growth in the months ahead. The Commerce Department reported Aug. 29 that after-tax profits among U.S. companies jumped 16.1 percent year over year during the quarter that ended June 30, qualifying as the largest such increase since 2012. It was a day of all-around good news for the U.S. economy, as the Commerce Department also announced that the real gross domestic product had grown 4.2 percent in the second quarter, an update to the "advance" estimate of 4.1 percent released last month.

  • Business Wire17 days ago

    Western Union to Present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference on September 13

    The Western Union Company , a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announced that the company will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference on September 13, 2018 in Las Vegas.

  • Western Union (WU) Continues to Invest in Technology Space
    Zacks17 days ago

    Western Union (WU) Continues to Invest in Technology Space

    Western Union (WU) constantly invests in technology to equip itself better in the thriving digital payment space.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.
    Markit18 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Western Union Co.

    Short interest is moderately high for WU with between 10 and 15% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on September 4.

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  • Moody's25 days ago

    COMM 2013-CCRE13 Mortgage Trust -- Moody's affirms 10 classes of COMM 2013-CCRE13 Mortgage Trust

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  • Western Union to Put Money on Technology for Global Growth
    Zacks25 days ago

    Western Union to Put Money on Technology for Global Growth

    Western Union (WU) to expand its digital services globally via investment in technology.

  • Business Wire26 days ago

    Western Union Accelerates Global Digital Expansion

    Digital Money Transfer Services Expands To Asia, Latin America and The Middle East – Now also Live in Brazil and Qatar and Connects to More Than 200 Countries And Territories