WU - The Western Union Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
20.51
+0.12 (+0.59%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close20.39
Open0.00
Bid20.50 x 1100
Ask0.00 x 4000
Day's Range0.00 - 0.00
52 Week Range
Volume0
Avg. Volume5,718,933
Market Cap8.834B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.69
PE Ratio (TTM)11.38
EPS (TTM)1.80
Earnings DateAug 1, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.80 (3.92%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-13
1y Target Est19.06
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  • Business Wire6 hours ago

    Western Union Global Payout Now Available via KEB Hana Bank’s Mobile App

    KEB Hana Mobile App Synced with Western Union’s Worldwide Pay-Out Network

  • Business Wire9 hours ago

    Western Union Announces $0.20 Quarterly Dividend

    The Western Union Company , a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable September 30, 2019 to stockholders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2019.

  • Business Wire17 hours ago

    Western Union Collaborates with UK Post Office to Offer Digital International Payments

    Post Office Expands Cross-Border Financial Services Offering Across Its Digital Channel

  • GuruFocus.com8 days ago

    The Western Union Co (WU) EVP & Chief Human Res. Ofcr. ...

    EVP & Chief Human Res. Ofcr. of The Western Union Co (WU) Richard L Williams (insider trades) sold 35,686 shares of WU on 07/10/2019 at an average price of $20.75 a share. Continue reading...

  • Are Investors Undervaluing The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) By 22%?
    Simply Wall St.9 days ago

    Are Investors Undervaluing The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) By 22%?

    How far off is The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) from its intrinsic value? Using the most recent financial data...

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Western Union to Release Second Quarter Results on August 1, 2019

    The Western Union Company , a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announced today that Hikmet Ersek, President and CEO, and Raj Agrawal, Executive Vice President and CFO, will host a webcast and conference call to discuss second quarter 2019 results on August 1, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Barrons.com16 days ago

    Lower Interest Rates Don’t Always Mean Higher Stock Prices, Goldman Sachs Warns

    The sentiment-driven stock market rally may not have much farther to run, Goldman Sachs says. Slowing growth or political uncertainty could suppress stock valuations, even if interest rates fall.

  • Will Western Union Face Competition From Facebook's Libra?
    Zacks17 days ago

    Will Western Union Face Competition From Facebook's Libra?

    Western Union's (WU) business may face stiff competition from the invasion of Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra, which is to be used for money remittance.

  • Is Western Union (WU) A Great Pick for Value Investors?
    Zacks18 days ago

    Is Western Union (WU) A Great Pick for Value Investors?

    Is Western Union (WU) a great pick from the value investor's perspective right now? Read on to know more.

  • Reuters21 days ago

    Facebook's Libra coin likely to run a regulatory gauntlet

    NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, June 28(Reuters) - Facebook Inc will face unprecedented regulatory scrutiny over a new digital currency that the social media company hopes will become globally recognized legal tender within a year. Since Facebook unveiled its cryptocurrency, called Libra, 10 days ago, Reuters has spoken with more than a dozen people with experience in financial regulation, financial technology, payments or cryptocurrency.

  • MoneyGram (MGI) to Expand in Canada Via Flat-Fee Pricing
    Zacks23 days ago

    MoneyGram (MGI) to Expand in Canada Via Flat-Fee Pricing

    MoneyGram (MGI) launches low-cost international remittance services in Canada to grab a larger share of its growing money-transfer market.

  • MoneyShow24 days ago

    Western Union- Time to Transfer to Fintech

    On June 5, Western Union (WU) -- a holding in our model growth portfolio -- announced a partnership with Visa (V) that will allow its customers to send money to credit and debit card users around the world, observes Jim Pearce, growth stock expert and editor of Personal Finance.

  • Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek Recognized for International Influence on Global Issues
    Business Wire25 days ago

    Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek Recognized for International Influence on Global Issues

    In a ceremony during the Kieler Woche festival, at Kiel City Hall, Hikmet Ersek, President and CEO of Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency payments, was awarded the Global Economy Prize in Business. Awarded by the Kiel Institute for the World Economy in partnership with the City of Kiel and Schleswig-Holstein Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK), the prize honors individuals who have proposed creative, pathbreaking initiatives to promote globalization and who dare envision a brighter future by addressing the global problems of our time. It carries no prize money, and is awarded annually to influential personalities in politics, business and science.

  • Here’s who America’s CEOs are backing in the Democratic presidential race
    MarketWatch28 days ago

    Here’s who America’s CEOs are backing in the Democratic presidential race

    It’s still early days in the race to become the Democratic Party’s 2020 presidential nominee, but a few CEOs of S&P 500 companies already have been voting with their wallets.

  • GuruFocus.comlast month

    US and Europe Trade Higher on Tuesday

    Parsons rises on quarterly results

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventslast month

    Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 7-May-19 8:30pm GMT

    Q1 2019 Western Union Co Earnings Call

  • MoneyGram, Ripple Tie Up to Enhance Cross-Border Payments
    Zackslast month

    MoneyGram, Ripple Tie Up to Enhance Cross-Border Payments

    MoneyGram's (MGI) partnership with Ripple is likely to enhance its cross-border payments business and boost revenue growth.

  • Western Union Releases Inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance Report
    Business Wirelast month

    Western Union Releases Inaugural Environmental, Social and Governance Report

    Report Highlights Company’s Commitment to Moving Money with Integrity and Connecting People to the Global Economy

  • Markitlast month

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

    Western Union Co NYSE:WUView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive and improving * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is high * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Bearish sentimentShort interest | NegativeShort interest is high for WU with between 15 and 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting WU. However, the last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding WU are favorable, with net inflows of $9.21 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NegativeAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | PositiveThe current level displays a positive indicator with a strengthening bias over the past 1-month. WU credit default swap spreads are decreasing and near the lowest level of the last one year, which indicates improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Did Hedge Funds Drop The Ball On The Western Union Company (WU) ?
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Did Hedge Funds Drop The Ball On The Western Union Company (WU) ?

    As we already know from media reports and hedge fund investor letters, many hedge funds lost money in fourth quarter, blaming macroeconomic conditions and unpredictable events that hit several sectors, with technology among them. Nevertheless, most investors decided to stick to their bullish theses and recouped their losses by the end of the first quarter. […]

  • Business Wirelast month

    Western Union Launches First Accelerator Class with Techstars

    New start-up program focused on innovation in payment tech and cross-border money

  • Western Union (WU) Up 3.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zackslast month

    Western Union (WU) Up 3.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Western Union (WU) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • American City Business Journalslast month

    Florida payments firm to open Denver office headed by former Western Union exec

    Western Union completed the sale of its Speedpay business payments unit to the Florida firm last month.