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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E10.68 EPS (ttm)1.63 Insider Own0.11% Shs Outstand505.28M Perf Week-1.30%
Market Cap8.80B Forward P/E10.12 EPS next Y1.72 Insider Trans-13.49% Shs Float503.93M Perf Month2.11%
Income847.00M PEG1.53 EPS next Q0.42 Inst Own- Short Float14.18% Perf Quarter-10.27%
Sales5.51B P/S1.60 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans-0.05% Short Ratio16.27 Perf Half Y-13.19%
Book/sh2.64 P/B6.59 EPS next Y3.74% ROA8.40% Target Price19.97 Perf Year1.40%
Cash/sh2.80 P/C6.22 EPS next 5Y6.98% ROE63.90% 52W Range16.02 - 22.29 Perf YTD-2.79%
Dividend0.62 P/FCF13.55 EPS past 5Y5.60% ROI20.40% 52W High-21.91% Beta1.26
Dividend %3.56% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low8.68% ATR0.52
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-2.90% Oper. Margin20.00% RSI (14)49.61 Volatility2.97% 3.10%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.59 EPS Q/Q2.30% Profit Margin15.40% Rel Volume2.23 Prev Close17.56
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.59 EarningsFeb 09 AMC Payout36.00% Avg Volume4.39M Price17.41
Recom2.90 SMA201.94% SMA50-2.24% SMA200-8.83% Volume9,620,500 Change-0.85%
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
Feb-09-16 06:02AM  5 Hated Earnings Stocks You Should Love at TheStreet
Feb-08-16 04:00PM  Will Forex, Expenses Hit Western Union (WU) Q4 Earnings?
12:49AM  OzForex dives after bid talks abandoned AAP
Feb-07-16 08:07PM  OzForex Slumps After Terminating Western Union Takeover Talks at Bloomberg
06:27PM  Ozforex share price set to plunge at Motley Fool
05:36PM  OzForex ends talks with Western Union AAP
Feb-04-16 07:00AM  Western Union and Viber to Provide Cross-Border Money Transfer Capabilities Business Wire
Feb-01-16 11:40AM  First Movie Studio, The Telegraph, and Facebook: This Week In Tech History at Forbes
Jan-31-16 05:44AM  18,500 Migrant Workers in the UAE and KSA Benefit From Western Union's Free Financial Training PR Newswire
Jan-26-16 11:19PM  Western Union and Pure Minutes Announce Top-Up Capabilities Marketwired
Jan-20-16 01:50PM  Western Union-Woodforest Money Transfer Contract Renewed
08:00AM  Western Union Cross-Border Platform Connects Consumers to over One Billion Bank Accounts Business Wire
Jan-19-16 02:30PM  Western Union to Release 2015 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on February 9, 2016 Business Wire
10:25AM  Iran moves assets, awaits benefits as sanctions are lifted
08:30AM  Western Union and Woodforest National Bank Extend Relationship with Plans for Mobile Money Transfer Business Wire
Jan-15-16 01:21PM  The Shift to Cashless Payments: China Leads the Way at Forbes
Jan-14-16 08:00AM  Western Union Named 2016 Digital Edge Award Winner Business Wire
Jan-12-16 03:50PM  Western Union Touches 52-Week Low: Is More Pain in Store?
08:45AM  Direction of Market Influences - New Research on America Movil, Western Union, UBS Group and U.S. Silica Holdings Accesswire
08:31AM  Western Union transfers from Egypt to China curbed amid dollar shortage -sources Reuters
Jan-05-16 08:00AM  IntraNext Systems Will Use Western Union's Patented Consumer Protection Framework in Credit Card Application PR Newswire
Dec-28-15 08:10AM  Western Union draws bearish trades
Dec-22-15 05:00AM  Western Union and the Western Union Foundation Support Educational Initiatives in MENA Region PR Newswire
Dec-19-15 11:00PM  Look for Companies with a moat
Dec-17-15 08:00PM  Filipino Professionals Enjoy Working and Living in the GCC, Western Union Survey Reveals PR Newswire
Dec-15-15 03:50PM  Western Union (WU) Expands Online Capabilities in Europe
Dec-14-15 08:00AM  Western Union Expansion Continues with Online Money Transfer Capabilities Launched in Four European Countries Business Wire
Dec-09-15 08:00PM  Filipinos are Heroes for Better in Hong Kong PR Newswire
07:00PM  Filipinos are Heroes for Better in Japan PR Newswire
05:11PM  Filipinos are Heroes for Better in New Zealand PR Newswire
12:29PM  10 Bitcoin Alternatives To Send Money Without Large Fees at Insider Monkey
Dec-08-15 01:16PM  WESTERN UNION CO Financials
Dec-04-15 04:10PM  Western Union Maintains Niche Position, Faces Competition
Dec-02-15 08:48AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : December 2, 2015
Dec-01-15 01:41PM  Should You Avoid The Western Union Company (WU)? at Insider Monkey
12:39PM  Aussie Wins November, Shows No Signs of Slowing With RBA on Hold at Bloomberg
Nov-29-15 08:31AM  Is BorgWarner Inc. (BWA) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? at Insider Monkey
Nov-26-15 02:10PM  Western Union to Boost Czech Small and Medium Enterprises
12:35AM  OzForex opens books to Western Union AAP
Nov-25-15 06:47PM  Why the Oxforex Group Ltd share price soared this week at Motley Fool
05:17PM  Australia's OzForex grants Western Union due diligence after $644 mln approach Reuters
05:00PM  Western Union to examine OzForex books AAP
08:00AM  Western Union Business Solutions Launches New Risk Management Solutions to Support Business Growth in Czech Republic Business Wire
Nov-24-15 03:19PM  Western Union Announces $0.155 Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
11:30AM  Western Union Business Solutions Named Best International Payment Provider at 2015 Payroll World Awards Business Wire
Nov-19-15 04:12PM  Western Union Plays Catchup at Bloomberg
03:50PM  Western Union Makes Informal Bid to Acquire OzForex Group
12:32AM  OzForex receives premium takeover offer AAP
Nov-18-15 11:47PM  Western Union makes $630 mln proposal for smaller Australian online rival Reuters
09:24PM  OzForex shares soar after takeover bid AAP
08:00PM  Western Union Confirms Preliminary Discussions with Online International Payments Services Provider OzForex Business Wire
05:38PM  Australia's OzForex says Western Union made takeover approach Reuters
05:19PM  Western Union Offers as Much as $632 Million for OzForex at Bloomberg
05:15PM  Western Union makes play for OzForex AAP
04:10PM  Western Union to Provide Service to WeChat Users in US
Nov-17-15 01:53PM  WeChat and Western Union strike deal for global money transfers
12:39PM  Western Union Offers Mobile Payments on WeChat Social App at The Wall Street Journal
08:00AM  Western Union Offers New Global Money Transfer Service on WeChat Business Wire
Nov-16-15 11:06AM  Abrams Capital Management Loves These 5 Stocks at Insider Monkey
08:30AM  Western Union Marks 20 Years in Africa; Continues to Expand its Retail, Mobile and Digital Channels Business Wire
Nov-13-15 08:38AM  Dollar Climbs as Cautious Consumers No Obstacle to Fed Rate Rise at Bloomberg
Nov-11-15 07:30AM  Western Union Appoints Elizabeth G. Chambers Chief Strategy and Product Officer Business Wire
Nov-10-15 12:05AM  What Is Western Unions Future Outlook?
Nov-09-15 07:01PM  'Small Ball' Pays Big Dividends For Euronet at Investor's Business Daily
06:45AM  [video]Western Union CEO on Apple Pay, Venmo and Why Cash Is Not Dead at TheStreet
Nov-05-15 08:30AM  Western Union Unveils Chain of Betters to Create Positive Change Globally Business Wire
08:00AM  Western Union to Present at the Citi Financial Technology Conference on November 10 Business Wire
Nov-04-15 08:42AM  Dollar Gains as Jobs Report Bolsters Case for December Rate Rise at Bloomberg
Nov-03-15 05:07PM  How Western Union Benefited from Hedge Gains and Cost Savings
Nov-02-15 09:30AM  MoneyGram Earnings Fall In Line in Q3, 2015 Guidance Intact
Oct-30-15 09:28AM  Western Union Beats on Q3 Earnings by a Penny, View Intact
08:55AM  Western Union Generated 80% Revenues from One Segment
08:55AM  Why Western Unions 3Q15 Revenues Fell Below Estimates
01:26AM  Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 29-Oct-15 8:30pm GMT
Oct-29-15 05:22PM  Western Union (WU) Beat on Earnings, Met Revenue Estimates
05:06PM  [$$] Western Union Profit, Revenue Edge Down at The Wall Street Journal
04:08PM  Western Union tops 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 2015 Western Union Co Earnings Release - After Market Close
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Oct-27-15 12:00PM  Geoswift Expands into Corporate Cross-Border Payments Services Business Wire
11:04AM  Western Union Launches Social, Mobile Payments at The Wall Street Journal
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Western Union and MoneyGram International
Oct-26-15 04:44PM  Business Services: Hurdles Slow Down the Growth Track
02:53PM  The telegraph is long dead, and Western Union did not notice
01:36PM  Western Union (WU): Will It Surprise This Earnings Season?
01:23PM  The future of money transfers: Western Union CEO
08:00AM  Western Union Introduces WU Connect Platform, Expanding Cross-Border Money Transfer via Mobile and Social Media Business Wire
07:16AM  Western Union puts show caution
Oct-23-15 08:00AM  Western Unions Self-Service Kiosk Model Named Best New Service Business Wire
Oct-21-15 04:11AM  Western Union to Light Up Indian Homes in Remote Villages this Diwali PR Newswire
Oct-15-15 10:14AM  First Data rises 2.6 pct in debut, valued at $14.4 bln Reuters
09:27AM  How Did Blackhawk Network Perform Compared to Its Peers?
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
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
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Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOOct 08Sale19.1110,114193,28170,514Oct 13 06:01 AM
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