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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E12.75 EPS (ttm)1.65 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand483.76M Perf Week-5.15%
Market Cap10.15B Forward P/E12.13 EPS next Y1.73 Insider Trans-26.34% Shs Float482.87M Perf Month-2.96%
Income820.50M PEG1.86 EPS next Q0.43 Inst Own- Short Float11.26% Perf Quarter5.69%
Sales5.43B P/S1.87 EPS this Y2.10% Inst Trans0.22% Short Ratio12.79 Perf Half Y5.62%
Book/sh2.85 P/B7.36 EPS next Y4.72% ROA8.70% Target Price19.65 Perf Year28.12%
Cash/sh2.65 P/C7.92 EPS next 5Y6.86% ROE61.40% 52W Range15.51 - 22.70 Perf YTD-3.41%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF15.93 EPS past 5Y3.60% ROI21.80% 52W High-7.58% Beta1.17
Dividend %3.05% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y1.10% Gross Margin40.40% 52W Low35.23% ATR0.42
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-1.50% Oper. Margin19.90% RSI (14)37.46 Volatility2.80% 1.77%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.32 EPS Q/Q-2.30% Profit Margin15.10% Rel Volume2.28 Prev Close21.13
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.32 EarningsFeb 09 AMC Payout38.30% Avg Volume4.25M Price20.98
Recom3.10 SMA20-4.63% SMA50-1.74% SMA2004.34% Volume9,698,694 Change-0.71%
Jan-20-17Downgrade Compass Point Neutral → Sell
Jan-05-17Initiated Guggenheim Neutral
Sep-19-16Downgrade Susquehanna Neutral → Negative
Sep-08-16Downgrade Monness Crespi & Hardt Buy → Neutral $22 → $22
Jul-07-16Downgrade Barclays Equal Weight → Underweight $20
Apr-15-16Initiated Compass Point Neutral $20
Feb-10-16Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $20 → $19
Feb-10-16Reiterated Compass Point Neutral $20 → $18
Feb-10-16Downgrade Macquarie Outperform → Neutral
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
Jan-20-17 07:14PM  IMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces an Investigation of The Western Union Company and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm Business Wire
05:29PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of The Western Union Company - WU PR Newswire
04:55PM  IMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces an Investigation of The Western Union Company and Advises Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm Business Wire
04:31PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits
02:39PM  Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Commences Investigation on Behalf of The Western Union Company Investors Business Wire
02:26PM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : January 20, 2017
10:44AM  Western Union Enters $586M Accord, Admits Fraud Violations
10:15AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of The Western Union Company (WU) PR Newswire
09:03AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WU-US : January 20, 2017
07:04AM  Western Union downgraded by Compass Point
Jan-19-17 09:19PM  Business Highlights
06:33PM  Western Union settles federal charges of aiding fraud for $586 million at
05:53PM  EQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Investigation of Securities Claims Against The Western Union Company - WU Business Wire
05:02PM  Western Union admits to aiding wire fraud, to pay $586 million
04:59PM  Western Union admits to aiding wire fraud, to pay $586 mln
04:47PM  [$$] Western Union to pay $586m after illicit cash sent to criminals at Financial Times
04:40PM  Western Union agrees to pay $586 million for fraud victims
02:47PM  Western Union's stock drops in active trade after agreeing to pay $586 million for criminal violations at MarketWatch
02:13PM  Western Union Slammed For Aiding Crooks, Agrees To Pay $586 Million at Forbes
02:04PM  [$$] Western Union to Pay $586 Million to Resolve Criminal, Civil Charges at The Wall Street Journal
01:50PM  Western Union shares fall after it settles US money laundering allegations at CNBC
12:36PM  Western Union settles U.S. money laundering allegations for $586 mln Reuters
12:35PM  Western Union to Pay $586 Million Over Failure to Stop Fraud at Bloomberg
12:25PM  Western Union Reaches Agreements to Resolve U.S. Investigations Business Wire
Jan-12-17 02:30PM  Western Union to Release 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on February 9, 2017 Business Wire
08:45AM  Western Union Calling Bulls to Its Stock
Jan-11-17 09:40AM  Should Value Investors Consider Western Union a Great Stock?
Dec-27-16 04:28PM  5 Companies Reach Yearly Highs
Dec-23-16 12:15PM  Main Line fintech firm lands $1M investment from Western Union amid growing alliance at
Dec-21-16 05:34PM  Inside the DEA: A chemist's quest to identify mystery drugs
08:44AM  Western Union Launches Maybank2u Mobile App in Malaysia
Dec-20-16 07:00PM  Maybank Launches the First Mobile Money Transfer Service in Malaysia with Western Union PR Newswire
Dec-16-16 09:55AM  Is Paychex 20% Overvalued?
Dec-08-16 12:08PM  Western Union Announces $0.16 Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
11:50AM  Top Money Transfers Stocks To Watch In 2017 at Insider Monkey
Dec-07-16 09:13AM  Western Union Boosts Mobile Payments with Walletron Tie-Up
08:30AM  Western Union to Provide Cross-Border Mobile Money Transfer Capabilities to Viber users in the United Kingdom Business Wire
08:00AM  Western Union Creates Innovative, Award-Winning Learning and Development Program with Cornerstone OnDemand Business Wire
Dec-06-16 08:30AM  Western Union Makes Strategic Investment in Mobile Payments Tech Company Business Wire
Dec-02-16 06:52PM  Money transfer firm WorldRemit eyes new markets, growth
09:28AM  India Currency Crisis: 17% Downside For Western Union? at
Dec-01-16 05:45PM  Jeff Auxier Curbs Multiple Positions in 3rd Quarter
12:05PM  Here is What Hedge Funds Think About The Western Union Company (WU) at Insider Monkey
Nov-28-16 02:25PM  27 Stocks for 2017 at
Nov-22-16 08:16AM  Big bullish bet in Western Union
Nov-21-16 10:02AM  THE DIGITAL REMITTANCE REPORT: The new platforms disrupting a $600 billion industry
Nov-19-16 01:00PM  4 Big Financial Sector Breakouts to Buy After the Election--and One to Sell
Nov-17-16 09:11AM  Western Union Extends Bank of China Remittance Locations
Nov-16-16 07:00PM  Western Union Services Now Available at Bank of China Locations in All Provinces PR Newswire
Nov-10-16 09:33AM  THE DIGITAL REMITTANCE REPORT: The new platforms disrupting a $600 billion industry
Nov-09-16 04:55PM  Mexico says does not expect Trump deportation plan to begin soon
11:09AM  Trump Presidency Raises Risks for Western Union
07:41AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WU-US : November 9, 2016
Nov-08-16 08:15AM  Blog Coverage Lending Club Bags $1.3 Billion Investment Deal from US Based Subsidiary of National Bank of Canada Accesswire
Nov-05-16 01:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Financials
Nov-04-16 01:13PM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : November 4, 2016
Nov-03-16 05:30PM  Western Union to Present at Citi Financial Technology Conference on November 10 Business Wire
09:41AM  The Western Union Co. :WU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 3, 2016
Nov-02-16 10:04AM  Stock Market News for November 02, 2016
09:53AM  Western Union (WU) Posts In-Line Q3 Earnings, Tweaks View
Nov-01-16 10:12PM  Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 1-Nov-16 8:30pm GMT
04:13PM  Western Union meets 3Q profit forecasts
04:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
04:01PM  Western Union Reports Third Quarter Results Business Wire
07:07AM  Q3 2016 Western Union Co Earnings Release - 4:00 pm ET
Oct-31-16 10:50AM  Will Western Union (WU) Stock Disappoint Post Q3 Earnings?
08:21AM  Financial Transaction Stocks Earnings on Nov 1: FIS, FLT, WU
Oct-27-16 07:16AM  Western Union faces bearish trade
Oct-25-16 12:29PM  Western Union Is Chugging Along
08:00AM  Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek Awarded Austrian of the Year by Leading Austrian Newspaper, Die Presse Business Wire
Oct-24-16 08:30AM  Western Union Announces Digital Enhancements Benefitting Both C2C and B2B Customers Business Wire
Oct-21-16 08:00AM  Western Union Wins B2B Innovation of the Year Award with WU® EDGE Platform Business Wire
Oct-17-16 09:31AM  MoneyGram's Growth Strategy Impresses, Competition a Drag
Oct-11-16 05:36AM  [$$] Brexit Worries Batter Pound at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-10-16 09:10AM  Western Union Poised for Growth on Investments & Alliances
Oct-07-16 09:50AM  Western Union Introduces Money Transfer Services in Mexico
Oct-06-16 02:23PM  Femsa's Oxxo signs Western Union remittances deal
08:30AM  Western Union Offers Relief to Haiti after Hurricane Matthew Business Wire
08:00AM  Western Union Launches Digital Self-Service with OXXO and Nearly Doubles Retail Network in Mexico Business Wire
06:57AM  [$$] Firmer Dollar Could Push Pound to $1.25-$1.27 Range at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-05-16 02:00PM  Western Union to Release Third Quarter 2016 Results on November 1, 2016 Business Wire
02:29AM  Western Union to "Light Up" Remote Indian Villages Again This Diwali PR Newswire
Oct-04-16 11:05AM  Western Union's New Money Transfer App for iOS and Android
11:03AM  The Western Union Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:WU) : October 4, 2016
Oct-03-16 08:30AM  Western Union Launches Mobile Money Transfer App in Canada Business Wire
08:29AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WU-US : October 3, 2016
Sep-20-16 06:00AM  Western Union Advances Commitment to Global Refugee Crisis Launching Company-wide Global Initiative Supporting Economic Opportunities Business Wire
Sep-19-16 03:38PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Lower, Susquehanna Downgrades
Sep-14-16 06:30AM  My Best Advice--32 Years In The Making at Forbes
Sep-13-16 08:00AM  Western Union Appoints Bill Chandler as Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Business Wire
Sep-08-16 06:23AM  [$$] Hard to See How Draghi Can Send Euro Lower at The Wall Street Journal
Sep-07-16 11:20AM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : September 7, 2016
Sep-02-16 10:19AM  Western Union Offers More Relief to Italy with 0 Fee* Transfers Business Wire
09:20AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Box Reports Record Q2 Revenue
Sep-01-16 02:00PM  Western Union to Present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference on September 14 Business Wire
Aug-29-16 09:58AM  Western Union's Digital Investments to Strengthen its Hold
Aug-28-16 09:00AM  Scam Alert: Yahoo Promotion at Forbes
Aug-26-16 12:00AM  Western Union Supports Earthquake Relief Efforts in Italy Business Wire
Aug-25-16 11:15PM  The Western Union Co (WU) President and CEO Hikmet Ersek Sold $5,942,250 of Stocks
09:33AM  Western Union Hits 52-Week High on Solid Q2, Recent Deals
The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business, and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer segment offers money transfer services. This segment provides various options for sending funds, including walk-in and online money transfer, as well as account based money transfer services through a network of third-party agents using multi-currency and real-time money transfer processing systems. The Consumer-to-Business segment offers options to make one-time or recurring payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, including utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, government agencies, and other businesses. It also provides various products, which provide consumers choices as to the payment channel and method of payment, including Speedpay, Pago Facil, and Western Union Payments. This segment offers its services primarily through the phone and Online, as well as through its agent networks and selected company-owned locations. The Business Solutions segment facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border and cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations, as well as for individuals. This segment provides its services through the phone, partner channels, and the Internet. As of December 31, 2015, the company had a network of approximately 500,000 agent locations in approximately 200 countries and territories. The Western Union Company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
MILES MICHAELDirectorSep 28Option Exercise19.1321,281407,106126,819Sep 30 06:08 PM
MILES MICHAELDirectorSep 28Sale20.3721,281433,513105,538Sep 30 06:08 PM
Agrawal Rajesh K.EVP & CFOAug 30Option Exercise19.139,263177,201126,997Aug 31 05:57 PM
Agrawal Rajesh K.EVP & CFOAug 30Sale21.509,263199,119117,734Aug 31 05:57 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeAug 29Option Exercise19.1318,525354,38372,560Aug 31 05:56 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeAug 29Sale21.5718,064389,60354,496Aug 31 05:56 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOAug 24Option Exercise19.13273,4205,230,525677,998Aug 25 06:44 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOAug 24Sale21.52273,4205,883,998404,578Aug 25 06:44 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOAug 23Option Exercise19.132,70751,785407,285Aug 25 06:44 PM
Ersek HikmetPresident and CEOAug 23Sale21.492,70758,173404,578Aug 25 06:44 PM
HOLDEN BETSY DDirectorAug 18Option Exercise19.1321,281407,10693,826Aug 22 06:04 PM
HOLDEN BETSY DDirectorAug 18Sale21.0221,281447,25972,545Aug 22 06:04 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeApr 08Sale19.582,01439,43454,035Apr 12 05:53 PM
Almeida OdilonEVP & Pres, Americas & EuropeMar 15Sale18.6916,794313,88758,961Mar 17 05:32 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMar 03Option Exercise14.0020,496286,94490,699Mar 03 07:13 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMar 03Sale19.0020,496389,42470,203Mar 03 07:13 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMar 01Option Exercise11.867,88293,48178,085Mar 03 07:13 PM
Schenkel AmintoreChief Acct. OfficerMar 01Sale18.447,882145,34470,203Mar 03 07:13 PM
Williams Richard LEVP & Chief Human Res. Ofcr.Feb 16Buy17.843005,35227,663Feb 18 06:34 PM