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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E11.55 EPS (ttm)1.61 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand511.43M Perf Week-4.62%
Market Cap9.51B Forward P/E10.81 EPS next Y1.72 Insider Trans-40.73% Shs Float510.65M Perf Month-2.36%
Income848.80M PEG1.28 EPS next Q0.44 Inst Own- Short Float12.92% Perf Quarter-14.70%
Sales5.56B P/S1.71 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans-2.11% Short Ratio11.49 Perf Half Y-3.32%
Book/sh2.54 P/B7.32 EPS next Y4.75% ROA8.50% Target Price20.35 Perf Year9.21%
Cash/sh3.19 P/C5.83 EPS next 5Y9.03% ROE66.10% 52W Range14.98 - 22.68 Perf YTD5.37%
Dividend0.62 P/FCF14.21 EPS past 5Y5.60% ROI20.40% 52W High-18.03% Beta1.40
Dividend %3.34% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low24.06% ATR0.53
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-1.60% Oper. Margin20.00% RSI (14)37.73 Volatility4.42% 2.29%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.85 EPS Q/Q0.00% Profit Margin15.30% Rel Volume1.15 Prev Close18.30
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.85 EarningsJul 30 AMC Payout34.60% Avg Volume5.74M Price18.59
Recom2.90 SMA20-6.05% SMA50-5.78% SMA200-3.89% Volume6,562,900 Change1.58%
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
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
Jul-07-15 03:40PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Gaining on Restarting Service in Greece at TheStreet
02:25PM  Western Union Boosts African Base with MTN Group Alliance - Analyst Blog
09:21AM  Western Union restarts money transfer service in Greece
08:30AM  Western Union is Active in Greece Business Wire
Jul-06-15 04:58PM  One Reason Western Union (WU) Stock Closed Down at TheStreet
09:06AM  PayPal-Xoom Deal Shakes Up the Payments World at The Wall Street Journal
08:30AM  Western Union Enhances Mobile Money Transfer Capabilities in Africa Business Wire
Jul-03-15 01:00PM  Western Union Shares Slide on News of Paypal-Xoom Deal - Analyst Blog
09:33AM  Thursday's After-Hours Movers: Sohu, Western Union, Insys Therapeutics, Affymetrix
Jul-02-15 05:37PM  Stock Pops & Drops: VRTX, HUM, WU & BP -6.87%
04:41PM  Western Union Tumbles as Shares Downgraded After PayPal Deal at Bloomberg
03:57PM  The Western Union Company (WU) Slumping On Downgrade, PayPal Purchase; Should You Wire Some Money Into It? at Insider Monkey
03:34PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Downgraded by Evercore at TheStreet
02:40PM  Western Union (WU) Stock Retreats Following PayPal's Purchase of Xoom at TheStreet
01:37PM  Tesla, Xoom shares jump; Western Union, Yelp drop at MarketWatch
01:18PM  Western Union May Head South With PayPal Deal at
11:12AM  eBay's Xoom Acquisition is Really Bad News for Western Union at
09:30AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Western Union, MoneyGram International, Avis Budget Group, comScore and Hertz - Press Releases
Jul-01-15 03:45PM  Western Union Expands Digital Service in UK Via WHSmith - Analyst Blog
10:22AM  Western Union closed in Greece: No money transfers at CNBC
Jun-30-15 06:54PM  Cybersecurity Policies Need to Be Centralized: Board Member at The Wall Street Journal
04:15PM  Western Union Expands in Mexico with State-Run BANSEFI - Analyst Blog
08:30AM  Western Union Continues Digital Strategy Expansion with WHSmith Business Wire
Jun-29-15 06:08PM  Western Union to Release Second Quarter Results on July 30, 2015 Business Wire
03:42PM  Western Union to Expand Money Transfer Services with BANSEFI Mexico Business Wire
02:50PM  Money movers wake up to working migrants at Financial Times
10:15AM  Will Western Union (WU) Stock be Hurt by Suspending Greek Operations? at TheStreet
06:29AM  Western Union to close in Greece for rest of week
Jun-24-15 09:59AM  MoneyGram Downgraded At Macquarie; M&A Rumors Aren't Enough
Jun-19-15 03:00PM  Western Union (WU) to Offer Remittance Service in Romania - Analyst Blog
Jun-18-15 01:38PM  Western Union to Channel International Remittances to Millions of Maestro and MasterCard Cardholders in Romania Business Wire
Jun-17-15 10:58AM  4 Outstanding Income Stocks
Jun-15-15 12:59PM  Remittances group Azimo raises $20m on valuation of $100m at Financial Times
Jun-11-15 02:00PM  Millions of people still pay for dial-up internet, DVDs at Fortune
Jun-09-15 04:03AM  Western Union Chooses UAE for Launch of Global Programme and Communications Platform PR Newswire
Jun-03-15 11:29AM  Western Union to Present at the William Blair & Company's Growth Stock Conference on June 9 Business Wire
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
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
Schenkel AmintoreChief Accounting OfficerMay 06Sale22.1021,955485,20661,949May 08 06:43 PM
Scott DianeEVP & Chief Marketing OfficerMay 06Sale22.106,863151,67234,671May 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
Thompson John DavidEVP and CIOSep 15Sale16.7624,342407,97483,609Sep 17 05:01 PM