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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E11.88 EPS (ttm)1.61 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand511.43M Perf Week3.13%
Market Cap9.78B Forward P/E11.12 EPS next Y1.72 Insider Trans-51.04% Shs Float510.66M Perf Month4.80%
Income848.80M PEG1.32 EPS next Q0.44 Inst Own- Short Float14.36% Perf Quarter1.07%
Sales5.56B P/S1.76 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans0.06% Short Ratio13.17 Perf Half Y-5.21%
Book/sh2.54 P/B7.53 EPS next Y4.75% ROA8.50% Target Price20.19 Perf Year24.76%
Cash/sh3.19 P/C6.00 EPS next 5Y9.03% ROE66.10% 52W Range14.86 - 22.49 Perf YTD9.36%
Dividend0.62 P/FCF14.62 EPS past 5Y5.60% ROI20.40% 52W High-14.93% Beta1.40
Dividend %3.24% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low28.75% ATR0.45
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-1.60% Oper. Margin20.00% RSI (14)56.18 Volatility2.31% 2.24%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.85 EPS Q/Q0.00% Profit Margin15.30% Rel Volume0.85 Prev Close19.20
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.85 EarningsOct 29 AMC Payout34.60% Avg Volume5.57M Price19.13
Recom2.90 SMA203.42% SMA501.31% SMA200-0.90% Volume4,740,874 Change-0.36%
Jul-31-15Upgrade Barclays Underweight → Equal Weight $20 → $22
Jul-09-15Upgrade Monness Crespi & Hardt Neutral → Buy $22
May-20-15Initiated Credit Agricole Sell $16
May-01-15Upgrade Wells Fargo Market Perform → Outperform
Feb-11-15Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $19 → $20
Jan-06-15Initiated Stifel Hold
Nov-26-14Initiated Topeka Capital Markets Hold $19
Nov-21-14Initiated Compass Point Neutral $20
Nov-18-14Downgrade Standpoint Research Buy → Hold
Jun-18-14Initiated Monness Crespi & Hardt Neutral $17
Oct-30-13Upgrade Standpoint Research Hold → Buy $19
Oct-30-13Reiterated Barclays Underweight $17 → $16
Jul-22-13Downgrade Standpoint Research Buy → Hold
May-01-13Reiterated UBS Neutral $14 → $15
Feb-04-13Upgrade Deutsche Bank Hold → Buy $14 → $19
Nov-01-12Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Underweight $12
Mar-01-12Initiated UBS Neutral $19
Oct-18-11Initiated William Blair Outperform
Jul-06-11Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $25 → $23
Apr-27-11Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $22 → $25
Oct-05-15 07:01PM  Friends seize opportunities in borderless world at Financial Times
01:30PM  These mega-caps are offering heavy upsides: Pros
08:00AM  Western Union to Release Third Quarter Results on October 29, 2015 Business Wire
Oct-01-15 04:34PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Definitive
01:10PM  Western Union to Set Up Self Service Kiosks at Walgreens
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Western Union, MasterCard, Visa and PayPal Holdings
Sep-30-15 03:58PM  3 Stocks to Pay Off for Transforming Payments
03:45PM  Western Union to Serve SMEs in India via DCB Bank Tie-Up
08:30AM  Western Union Bill Payment Service Now at Walgreens Nationwide Business Wire
Sep-29-15 08:30AM  DCB Bank Limited and Western Union Business Solutions to Support Indian SMEs Engage in Cross-border Trade Business Wire
06:00AM  GCC an Attractive Region to Live In: Western Union Survey Reveals PR Newswire
Sep-28-15 04:46PM  Dollar Ready to Ride Jobs Gain After Yellen Clarifies Rate Plans at Bloomberg
08:30AM  The Western Union Company and the Western Union Foundation Announces Renewed Commitment to Education; Aims to Train 50,000 Women and Youth Business Wire
Sep-24-15 03:40PM  Western Union Faces Competition Despite Market Dominance
Sep-16-15 08:09PM  What Salesforce, Microsoft, Cisco, and Stevie Wonder have in common at Fortune
03:15PM  Well positioned globally: Western Union CEO
08:00AM  Western Union and Salesforce Transform Engagement with Customers at More Than 500,000 Western Union Agent Locations Globally PR Newswire
Sep-15-15 12:19AM  Western Union Foundation Raises Supplemental Funds to Help Rehabilitation of Nepal PR Newswire
Sep-10-15 03:18PM  Cardtronics, Western Union Are Value Picks at
08:30AM  Younger Cubans Lead with Optimism and Entrepreneurship, Says Western Union Business Wire
Sep-09-15 06:55PM  Western Union Foundation pledges $1 million to refugee crisis in Europe at
10:59AM  Western Union Mobilizes Customers, Employees, Agents, Business Associates and the Western Union Foundation to Respond to EU Refugee Crisis Business Wire
08:00AM  Western Union to Present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference on September 16 Business Wire
07:42AM  AXA Interested In Bitcoin's Potential
Sep-04-15 08:30AM  Western Union Offers Relief to Caribbean Island of Dominica Business Wire
Sep-03-15 01:12PM  Boards Increasingly Monitor Bench Strength of the Tech Team at The Wall Street Journal
Sep-02-15 04:50PM  Bill Frels Adds to Stake in American Express
02:53PM  What qualifies as a tech company, anyway?
Aug-31-15 08:09PM  Western Union Resumes Outbound Money Transfers From Greece at The Wall Street Journal
01:17PM  Western Union says it can transfer money out of Greece again
09:03AM  [$$] Western Union Resumes Outbound Money Transfers From Greece at The Wall Street Journal
08:30AM  Western Union Activates Out-Bound Money Transfers from Greece to More Than 200 Countries and Territories Business Wire
12:08AM  Meet the Private Watchdogs Who Police Financial Institutions at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-30-15 09:54PM  Meet the Private Watchdogs Policing Finance at The Wall Street Journal
08:06PM  The Private Watchdogs Who Police Finance at The Wall Street Journal
Aug-29-15 11:21AM  The Smart Moneys Favorite Mid-Cap Dividend Stocks at Insider Monkey
Aug-26-15 10:30AM  Okta inches toward expected IPO, adds new board member at Fortune
Aug-20-15 12:53PM  Financial firms gravely underestimate cloud usage, report says at Fortune
Aug-19-15 03:45PM  Moneygram in Partnership with Agricultural Bank of China
Aug-18-15 04:10PM  Western Union (WU) Poised for Growth Amid Stiff Competition
Aug-17-15 05:41PM  Sending Money: MoneyGram vs. Western Union at Investopedia
Aug-14-15 12:15PM  What former US buildings in Cuba look like now at CNBC
Aug-13-15 10:43AM  Seized American properties in Cuba
08:30AM  Western Union Foundation Announces Grants Supporting Teach For All Education Programs across Several Countries Business Wire
Aug-12-15 09:00AM  Geoswift Joins Forces with UnionPay International and Western Union Business Solutions to Offer Tuition Payment Promotion Business Wire
Aug-11-15 08:30AM  Western Union Omni-Channel Strategy Gains Further Momentum Launching Online Money Transfer Capabilities in Several European Countries Business Wire
Aug-10-15 02:39PM  Looking for value picks? Look here
Aug-07-15 02:08PM  Buy on the dip? Pro likes WU
Aug-06-15 01:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Financials
08:47AM  The Western Union Co. Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers Q2*, 2015
Aug-04-15 08:30AM  Western Union renews agreement with Cash Money® in Canada Business Wire
08:30AM  GREECE: Western Union retail pay-out now at 1500 Agent locations Business Wire
Aug-03-15 06:00PM  These 5 Financial Stocks Boast High Dividends at Investor's Business Daily
09:20AM  MoneyGram Beats on Earnings in Q2, 2015 Guidance Intact - Analyst Blog
Aug-01-15 08:09PM  10-Q for The Western Union Co. at Company Spotlight
Jul-31-15 03:02PM  Western Union: An UpgradeWith Reservations at +6.41%
01:10PM  Western Union upgraded by Barclays
09:54AM  Western Union (WU) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Updates View - Analyst Blog
09:13AM  Western Union (WU) Earnings Report: Q2 2015 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
08:38AM  Early movers: TYC, EA, NWL, LM, ITT, WY & more at CNBC
01:03AM  Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jul-15 8:30pm GMT
Jul-30-15 07:10PM  Western Union earnings flat, but online business surges at
05:52PM  After-hours buzz: LinkedIn, Amgen, FireEye & more at CNBC
04:56PM  Western Union Profit Beats Wall Street Views at The Wall Street Journal
04:47PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Rises Following Earnings Release at TheStreet
04:15PM  Western Union tops Street 2Q forecasts
04:07PM  Western Union profit falls 2.3 pct
04:05PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
04:01PM  Western Union Reports Second Quarter Results Business Wire
10:57AM  Fiserv (FISV) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Revenues Lag; Up Y/Y - Analyst Blog
07:07AM  Q2 2015 Western Union Co Earnings Release - After Market Close
Jul-29-15 09:00AM  More on the cover story: Western Union's social strategy spans borders at
08:51AM  Total System Services (TSS) Earnings Report: Q2 2015 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
Jul-28-15 07:05PM  U.K. Companies Spooked by Euro Crisis Diversify Trade, Poll Says at Bloomberg
07:05PM  U.K. Companies Spooked by Euro Crisis Diversify Trade, Poll Says
06:37PM  Western Union's Paymap Refunds $33 Million After Mortgage-Payment Probe at TheStreet
03:46PM  Western Union to boost anti-money laundering efforts - exec Reuters
02:54PM  Western Union Celebrates its 20th Anniversary in Africa Business Wire
02:35PM  Can Western Union (WU) Earnings Pull a Surprise in Q2? - Analyst Blog
01:43PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
01:37PM  Western Union's Paymap to pay $38.4 mln over mortgage ads Reuters
Jul-27-15 09:21AM  Western Union restarts money transfer service in Greece
08:30AM  Western Union Activates Money Transfers into Greece Business Wire
Jul-24-15 03:59PM  What to Watch in the Week Ahead and on Monday, July 27 Reuters
Jul-23-15 10:00AM  Western Union and Sogexpress Innovate: Remittances to Fund Renewable Energy in Haiti Business Wire
Jul-22-15 12:08PM  The Western Union Company (WU) Trades at Bargain at Insider Monkey
08:30AM  Western Union and Kroger Extend More Than 30-Year Relationship Business Wire
Jul-20-15 09:28AM  PayPal valued at about $50 bln ahead of market debut Reuters
Jul-17-15 07:00AM  Come for the Value, Stay for the Moat at Morningstar
Jul-16-15 11:31AM  Western Union Announces $0.155 Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
10:14AM  Xoom or MoneyGram, Western Union Can Choose or Lose: Real M&A at Bloomberg
09:54AM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
09:52AM  Martin I. Cole Appointed to Western Union Board of Directors Business Wire
09:35AM  KC native, Silicon Valley expat closes $500K round at
Jul-14-15 04:45PM  Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek Recognized as Top 10 Executive Transforming Fintech Industry Business Wire
02:26PM  Five Wildly Successful Value Investors at Investopedia
09:05AM  WU Wish Fulfils Selfless and Thoughtful Wishes of UAE Residents PR Newswire
08:30AM  Western Union's Omni-Channel Strategy is Gaining Momentum Business Wire
Jul-09-15 02:26PM  Street Talk: WU, MBLY, DVN, QUNR & CHGG
Jul-08-15 01:30PM  Western Union (WU) Starts Money Transfer in Greece Again - Analyst Blog
The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business, and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer segment offers cash money transfer services involving walk-in agent locations. This segment provides various options for sending and receiving funds, including walk-in and telephone money transfer, online money transfer, and account based money transfer services through a network of third-party agents using multi-currency and real-time money transfer processing systems. The Consumer-to-Business segment offers options to make one-time or recurring payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, including utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, government agencies, and other businesses. It also provides various products, which give consumers choices as to the payment channel and method of payment, including Speedpay, Pago Fcil, and Western Union Payments. This segment offers its services primarily through the phone and Online, as well as through its agent networks and selected company-owned locations. The Business Solutions segment facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, principally cross-border and cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations, as well as for individuals. This segment provides its services through the phone, partner channels, and the Internet. As of December 31, 2014, the company had a network of approximately 500,000 agent locations in approximately 200 countries and territories. The Western Union Company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOSep 17Option Exercise16.6765,5271,092,461136,041Sep 21 07:05 PM
Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOSep 17Sale19.1265,5271,252,90970,514Sep 21 07:05 PM
Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOSep 03Sale18.3611,000201,91470,514Sep 08 05:53 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOAug 04Sale20.1936,000726,894294,802Aug 06 06:26 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerJun 01Option Exercise20.8456,9361,186,30491,607Jun 03 07:55 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerJun 01Sale21.9956,3011,238,08335,306Jun 03 07:55 PM
JOERRES JEFFREY ADirectorMay 28Buy21.914,55099,6909,634Jun 01 05:02 PM
GREENBERG JACK MNon-Executive ChairmanMay 20Option Exercise19.46101,6751,978,726218,108May 22 04:12 PM
GREENBERG JACK MNon-Executive ChairmanMay 20Sale22.28101,6752,265,299116,433May 22 04:12 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Accounting OfficerMay 06Option Exercise20.1021,955441,24983,904May 08 06:43 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerMay 06Option Exercise20.017,025140,56541,534May 08 06:43 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerMay 06Sale22.106,863151,67234,671May 08 06:43 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Accounting OfficerMay 06Sale22.1021,955485,20661,949May 08 06:43 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOMay 05Option Exercise15.00230,5153,457,360561,317May 07 07:21 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOMay 05Sale20.98230,5154,836,979330,802May 07 07:21 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMay 01Option Exercise11.867,88193,46969,830May 05 07:23 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMay 01Sale21.867,881172,27961,949May 05 07:23 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeApr 06Sale20.332,52051,23648,315Apr 08 05:05 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerApr 01Option Exercise15.48150,4142,328,485178,523Apr 03 01:08 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerApr 01Sale20.59144,0142,965,13334,509Apr 03 01:08 PM
Farah Jean ClaudeEVP & Pres. ME/AF/APAC/RS/CISMar 23Sale20.003,97679,52052,180Mar 25 04:51 PM
Farah Jean ClaudeEVP & Pres. ME/AF/APAC/RS/CISMar 13Option Exercise14.7259,368874,004122,974Mar 17 05:30 PM
Farah Jean ClaudeEVP & Pres. ME/AF/APAC/RS/CISMar 13Sale19.4067,3181,305,78155,656Mar 17 05:30 PM
GREENBERG JACK MNon-Executive ChairmanMar 11Option Exercise17.3324,486424,342140,919Mar 13 07:58 PM
GREENBERG JACK MNon-Executive ChairmanMar 11Sale19.2824,486472,090116,433Mar 13 07:58 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeMar 02Sale19.523,99878,04052,734Mar 03 07:14 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerFeb 13Sale18.4010,315189,79230,641Feb 18 04:20 PM
Farah Jean ClaudeEVP & Pres. ME/AF/APAC/RS/CISNov 12Sale18.503,97573,53863,606Nov 14 06:33 PM