WU - The Western Union Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
18.07
-0.02 (-0.11%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

18.07 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:33PM EST

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Previous Close18.09
Open18.14
Bid17.11 x 3200
Ask19.09 x 1400
Day's Range17.93 - 18.24
52 Week Range16.42 - 21.37
Volume3,853,577
Avg. Volume5,167,011
Market Cap8.002B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.71
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-1.05
Earnings DateFeb 7, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.76 (4.20%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-14
1y Target Est19.56
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  • GlobeNewswire11 hours ago

    New Research Coverage Highlights Camden Property Trust, The Western Union, MINDBODY, Balchem, TransMontaigne Partners, and Cubic — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2019

    NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Markityesterday

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

    # Western Union Co ### NYSE:WU View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is moderate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is moderate for WU with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Negative ETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding WU totaled $879 million. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According 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. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. WU credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative 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.

  • Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)
    Simply Wall St.12 days ago

    Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)

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  • Markit14 days ago

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

    # Western Union Co ### NYSE:WU View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is moderate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is moderate for WU with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding WU is favorable, with net inflows of $24.06 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According 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. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. WU credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative 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.

  • Business Wire15 days ago

    Western Union to Release Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on February 7, 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 2018 fourth quarter and full year results on February 7, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

  • Factors Likely to Drive Western Union's (WU) Growth in 2019
    Zacks19 days ago

    Factors Likely to Drive Western Union's (WU) Growth in 2019

    In 2019, Western Union is likely to gain from its expanding digital platform, strong Consumer-to-Consumer segment and solid balance sheet.

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    Is Facebook Eyeing the $610 Billion–Plus Remittances Market?

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  • Western Union Unveils E-App in Singapore for Money Clearance
    Zackslast month

    Western Union Unveils E-App in Singapore for Money Clearance

    Western Union (WU) launches Western Union mobile app in Singapore to lend customers an easy accessibility to send cash to their close ones across the globe, 24X7.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Western Union Digital Expands in Asia: Mobile App Now Live in Singapore

    The Western Union Company (WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, has launched the Western Union® mobile app in Singapore, connecting customers to their families and loved ones around the world, 24/7. Activation of the app in Singapore has given Western Union a digital trifecta in Asia this year, as Singapore now joins Hong Kong and Malaysia in benefiting from Western Union’s digital acceleration of major regional economic centers across the world. Customers have the choice to send money directly into billions of bank accounts worldwide, mobile wallets where available or to Western Union’s more than half a million Agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories, anytime and anywhere.

  • What’s in the Canadian Market for PayPal’s Xoom?
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    What’s in the Canadian Market for PayPal’s Xoom?

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  • Zackslast month

    Western Union Collaborates to Ease Money Transfer in China

    Western Union (WU) teams up with JD Digits to upgrade digital cross-border money movement in China.

  • Quartzlast month

    In a world of borders, Western Union’s strategy is still immigrant-first

    As more people move around the world seeking better opportunities, money has to become as mobile as the people it serves. Few people understand this as well as Hikmet Ersek, the CEO of Western Union, which handles roughly half of the $600 billion that gets sent across borders every year. Under Ersek, the 167-year-old company…

  • Is The Western Union Company (WU) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Is The Western Union Company (WU) A Good Stock To Buy?

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  • Zackslast month

    Western Union (WU) Collaborates to Enhance Digital Platform

    Western Union (WU) coordinates with TerraPay to allow customers transmit remittances across Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Western Union and China’s JD Digits Join Forces for Global Digital Money Movement

    The Western Union Company (WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, and JD Digits, a leading digital technology company in China with 400 million individual customers, today entered into a strategic agreement to join forces to advance digital cross-border money movement and payments for global consumers and businesses in China. Western Union and JD Digits are exploring new ways to combine the convenience of online and mobile financial technology (fintech) services to allow fast and convenient cross-border remittances and payments.

  • Western Union Works with TerraPay to Expand Payout Options to Millions of Mobile Wallets
    Business Wirelast month

    Western Union Works with TerraPay to Expand Payout Options to Millions of Mobile Wallets

    Western Union , a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announces an alliance with TerraPay to enable mobile wallet and bank account payout. The alliance further expands upon Western Union’s account payout network for sending remittances directly into customers’ mobile wallets across Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America.

  • Zackslast month

    Should You Ignore the Fall in Western Union's (WU) Stock?

    Given Western Union's (WU) strong business, a fall in its stock price makes it a good bargain.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Western Union Announces $0.19 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 $0.19 per common share, payable December 31, 2018 to stockholders of record at the close of business on December 17, 2018.

  • 7 Reasons Why Western Union is a Must Add to Your Portfolio
    Zacks2 months ago

    7 Reasons Why Western Union is a Must Add to Your Portfolio

    Solid Customer-to-Customer segment, growing digital platform, wide agent network and a recognized brand name poise Western Union (WU) well for strong growth.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on The Western Union, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Terreno Realty, UnitedHealth Group, LendingClub, and W.P. Carey — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, Dec. 04, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Western Union Completes Relocation to New Global Headquarters in Denver
    Business Wire2 months ago

    Western Union Completes Relocation to New Global Headquarters in Denver

    The Western Union Company (WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announces the completed relocation of its global headquarters from Englewood to a new, highly-visible location in Denver, Colorado.

  • Western Union (WU) Up 3.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zacks2 months ago

    Western Union (WU) Up 3.7% 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.