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WU The Western Union Company daily Stock Chart
The Western Union Company
IndexS&P 500 P/E11.53 EPS (ttm)1.63 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand505.28M Perf Week-3.59%
Market Cap9.50B Forward P/E10.92 EPS next Y1.72 Insider Trans-25.66% Shs Float498.40M Perf Month-2.24%
Income847.00M PEG1.49 EPS next Q0.42 Inst Own- Short Float13.67% Perf Quarter1.99%
Sales5.51B P/S1.72 EPS this Y11.20% Inst Trans-1.05% Short Ratio14.12 Perf Half Y-13.00%
Book/sh2.64 P/B7.12 EPS next Y3.80% ROA8.40% Target Price20.19 Perf Year5.98%
Cash/sh2.80 P/C6.72 EPS next 5Y7.75% ROE63.90% 52W Range16.34 - 22.49 Perf YTD7.47%
Dividend0.62 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y5.60% ROI20.40% 52W High-16.39% Beta1.34
Dividend %3.30% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y2.00% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low15.05% ATR0.39
Employees10000 Current Ratio- Sales Q/Q-2.90% Oper. Margin20.00% RSI (14)46.48 Volatility1.54% 1.99%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.59 EPS Q/Q2.30% Profit Margin15.40% Rel Volume0.40 Prev Close18.82
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq2.59 EarningsOct 29 AMC Payout36.00% Avg Volume4.82M Price18.80
Recom2.90 SMA20-2.08% SMA50-0.89% SMA200-4.22% Volume1,933,155 Change-0.11%
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
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05:17PM  Australia's OzForex grants Western Union due diligence after $644 mln approach
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 01:04PM  WESTERN UNION CO Financials
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
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
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Aug-30-15 09:54PM  Meet the Private Watchdogs Policing Finance at The Wall Street Journal
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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
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