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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
WU [NYSE]
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E13.02 EPS (ttm)1.66 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand490.30M Perf Week0.89%
Market Cap10.57B Forward P/E12.44 EPS next Y1.73 Insider Trans-41.27% Shs Float486.82M Perf Month8.02%
Income835.90M PEG1.70 EPS next Q0.44 Inst Own- Short Float12.64% Perf Quarter11.73%
Sales5.45B P/S1.94 EPS this Y2.10% Inst Trans0.36% Short Ratio19.11 Perf Half Y18.78%
Book/sh2.68 P/B8.04 EPS next Y4.97% ROA8.80% Target Price19.50 Perf Year20.95%
Cash/sh2.37 P/C9.09 EPS next 5Y7.64% ROE63.00% 52W Range15.75 - 21.80 Perf YTD22.42%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF16.72 EPS past 5Y3.60% ROI21.80% 52W High-1.10% Beta1.17
Dividend %2.97% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y1.10% Gross Margin40.80% 52W Low36.87% ATR0.27
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-0.60% Oper. Margin20.30% RSI (14)69.25 Volatility1.06% 1.39%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.46 EPS Q/Q14.50% Profit Margin15.30% Rel Volume0.71 Prev Close21.46
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.46 EarningsAug 03 AMC Payout37.80% Avg Volume3.22M Price21.56
Recom3.00 SMA202.68% SMA506.98% SMA20014.30% Volume2,274,513 Change0.47%
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
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
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
Aug-23-16 12:41PM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : August 23, 2016
Aug-15-16 10:35PM  Western Union's Innovation Strategy
Aug-11-16 01:19PM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : August 11, 2016
Aug-10-16 01:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Financials
Aug-09-16 10:47AM  The Western Union Co. :WU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 9, 2016
Aug-04-16 11:22PM  Here are the primary challenges for SMEs
12:24PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Advances on Q2 Results
10:32AM  Western Union (WU) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Narrows Outlook
08:45AM  5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens Thursday
01:05AM  Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-16 8:30pm GMT
Aug-03-16 05:30PM  Will Western Union (WU) Stock Gain on Q2 Earnings Beat?
04:07PM  Western Union beats 2Q profit forecasts
04:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
04:01PM  Western Union Reports Second Quarter Results Business Wire
07:07AM  Q2 2016 Western Union Co Earnings Release - After Market Close
Aug-02-16 09:45AM  How Currency Works at Investopedia
Aug-01-16 10:58AM  Will Western Union (WU) Q2 Earnings Snap Surprise Trend?
Jul-28-16 12:31PM  Western Union Completes Southwest Border Monitor Primary Recommendations
08:15AM  Western Union Successfully Completes Southwest Border Monitor Primary Recommendations Business Wire
Jul-22-16 01:30PM  Why This Company Succeeds Where Consumer Banking Fails
Jul-20-16 10:00AM  Geoswift, UnionPay International and Western Union Business Solutions to Offer Tuition Payment Promotion for Students in United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand Business Wire
Jul-19-16 10:37AM  A Four-Stock 4% Dividend Growth Portfolio at Forbes
10:14AM  Western Union Improves EDGE Platform to Ease Global Trade
Jul-18-16 08:00AM  Western Union Announces Enhanced Innovation to Support Global Trade: Technology Creating Borderless Economies for SMEs Business Wire
Jul-14-16 01:00PM  Western Union Announces $0.16 Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
Jul-12-16 08:30AM  Western Union Renews 20-Year Relationship with Rite Aid Business Wire
Jul-11-16 02:07PM  These are the five best remittance companies in the world
08:00AM  Western Union to Release Second Quarter Results on August 3, 2016 Business Wire
Jul-07-16 12:27PM  Western Union downgraded by Barclays
10:07AM  Western Union (WU) Expands Further in Mexico via Walmart
Jul-05-16 08:30AM  Western Union Expands: Signs Walmart de México Business Wire
Jul-04-16 08:12AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WU-US : July 4, 2016
Jul-01-16 10:10AM  Western Union getting behind Obama's refugee efforts at bizjournals.com
08:30AM  Western Union Joins White House Call-to-Action for Private Sector Engagement on the Global Refugee Crisis Business Wire
Jun-30-16 08:08AM  Brexit/EU Referendum Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets Business Wire
Jun-29-16 06:24PM  Western Union, Drive Wealth Give Easy Access to US Trading
Jun-28-16 08:08AM  Brexit/EU Referendum Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets Business Wire
06:00AM  Western Union Signs Agreement with DriveWealth to Provide Individual Investors with Greater Access to the U.S. Stock Market Business Wire
Jun-27-16 09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Western Union, MoneyGram International, Visa and MasterCard
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Western Union, MoneyGram International, SouFun Holdings and Everi Holdings
08:48AM  Western Union's Expansion Initiatives in Mexico Bear Fruit (Revised)
Jun-22-16 04:18PM  UNITED KINGDOM: Western Union Services Active in the UK, Despite EU Referendum Vote Business Wire
09:08AM  Western Union's Expansion Initiatives in Mexico Bear Fruit
Jun-21-16 08:30AM  Western Union Grows in Mexico: Funds Payout to Millions of Accounts Business Wire
Jun-14-16 10:20AM  Western Union Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (WU) at Investopedia
09:24AM  Western Union Provides Hedging Service to Hong Kong SMEs
Jun-13-16 08:00PM  Western Union Business Solutions launches new FX Options for Hong Kong SMEs PR Newswire
09:00AM  Londons Lonely Unicorn: Two Frugal Expats and Their Billion-Dollar Startup
Jun-09-16 04:00AM  Western Union Launches Global Ramadan Program "30 Days of Betters" PR Newswire
Jun-08-16 01:48PM  The Western Union Co. Value Analysis (NYSE:WU) : June 8, 2016
07:57AM  Western Union (WU) Digital Platform to Serve Cubans in US
Jun-07-16 09:11AM  Western Union Expands Digital Business, Retains Leadership
08:30AM  Western Union Pioneers Digital Money Transfer to Cuba Business Wire
08:23AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WU-US : June 7, 2016
Jun-01-16 03:30PM  How Tech Companies are Disrupting the Remittance Market at Investopedia
May-26-16 08:17PM  ETFs with exposure to The Western Union Co. : May 27, 2016
May-24-16 01:00AM  Financial tech startups compete for overlooked U.S. immigrant market
May-19-16 02:00PM  Western Union to Present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on May 25 Business Wire
May-13-16 04:20PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
May-12-16 01:12PM  Western Union Announces $0.16 Quarterly Dividend Business Wire
10:13AM  Western Union Holds 2016 Annual Stockholders Meeting Business Wire
May-06-16 11:11AM  The Western Union Co. :WU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers
May-05-16 08:55AM  The Western Union Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WU-US : May 5, 2016
May-04-16 03:59PM  How Circle will use the blockchain to win the payment-app war Yahoo Finance
11:00AM  Why Western Union Is Rooting Against Donald Trump's Mexico Wall Plan at TheStreet
10:57AM  Western Union (WU) Q1 Earnings, Revenues Miss Estimates
12:54AM  Edited Transcript of WU earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-16 8:30pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
May-03-16 04:20PM  How Will Western Union (WU) Stock React to Q1 Earnings Miss? at TheStreet
04:07PM  Western Union misses Street 1Q forecasts AP
04:05PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
04:01PM  Western Union Reports First Quarter Results Business Wire
07:07AM  Q1 2016 Western Union Co Earnings Release - After Market Close CCBN
May-02-16 01:31PM  [$$] Western Union: transferring you now at Financial Times
11:14AM  Financial Transaction Stocks to Post Earnings: FISV, FIS, WU Zacks
10:30AM  Western Union (WU) Q1 Earnings: A Surprise in Store? Zacks
Apr-29-16 06:12PM  MasterCard (MA) vs. Western Union (WU): Which Stock is Better? Zacks
Apr-28-16 03:29PM  Is Fintech Finally Gaining Ground? Yahoo Finance Contributors
11:00AM  Western Union, Foxconn's and Prudential's Venture Arms Back Blockchain Firm Digital Currency Group at Forbes
Apr-19-16 01:35PM  TransferWise enters the U.S.-to-Mexico payments market
10:02AM  Political, business leaders size up stability risks from fintech growth Reuters
Apr-18-16 06:00AM  MasterCard, Western Union Join bKash to Make Cross-Border Money Transfers into Mobile Phones a Reality for 22 Million Bangladeshis Business Wire
Apr-13-16 04:43PM  WESTERN UNION CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Oblig
Apr-11-16 12:34PM  IBEX Global Opens New Facility in Nicaragua in Alliance with Western Union Business Wire
12:00PM  Casino's Franprix to complete store renovation by end-2017
08:00AM  Western Union Celebrates 20 Years of Providing Service in China and Expands Its Reach Business Wire
Apr-08-16 11:30AM  This 'Boring' Stock Is An Income Cash Cow
Apr-06-16 02:00PM  Western Union to Release First Quarter Results on May 3, 2016 Business Wire
10:34AM  Western Union uses its scale to take on startups at CNBC
02:25AM  Western Union's B2B payment platform
Apr-05-16 05:56PM  These Stocks Would Suffer From Trump's Mexico Wall Plan
11:33AM  Donald Trump, Mexico and MoneyGram at Bloomberg
Apr-04-16 10:00AM  Western Union takes aim at Alibaba with B2B launch at CNBC
10:00AM  Western Union Launches WU EDGE, A Ground-Breaking Digital B2B Platform to Drive SME Growth Internationally Business Wire
Mar-24-16 11:03AM  Western Union Expands Digital Kiosks with Leading French Retailer Franprix at noodls
10:40AM  US financial firms are eager to capitalize on Cuba
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
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
Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOOct 08Option Exercise18.2910,114184,98580,628Oct 13 06:01 AM
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