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Western Union

NYSE: WU

Community Rating: 4 Stars: Favorite

15.80 0.06 (0.38%)

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Today's Open $15.79
Previous Close $15.74
Daily Range $15.62 - $15.86
52-Week Range $14.46 - $19.50
Market Cap $8.7B
P/E Ratio 11.01
Dividend (Yield) $0.50 (3.2%)
Ex-Dividend Date
Dividend Pay Date
03/13/14
03/31/14
Volume 2,913,002
Average Daily Volume 6,758,548
Current FY EPS $1.45

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ArfytheSeal (< 20)
Submitted August 12, 2011

The firm is one of only two major money transfer services. I like the fact that it weathered the great recession well, barely missing a beat in the 08-09 timeframe. YTD there is moderate growth whil … More

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ceeblack (< 20)
Submitted September 23, 2008

job market is slowing down for our south of the border friends. You have be able to make it , to be able send it home.

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News & Commentary Rss Feed

Why I'm Dumping My Shares of Western Union

Despite Western Union's areas of strength, including a recent share buyback program and a strong dividend, I believe the recent news of Wal-Mart entering the money transfer business is very bad news for Western Union. Here's why.

Wal-Mart Makes a Splash in Money Transfers -- Will It Matter?

Wal-Mart sent rival stocks Western Union and MoneyGram tumbling with its new money transfer service. But will it be enough to save the company from declining comps?

Is Vodafone Going to Kill Visa's Chances in Emerging Markets?

In the United States Visa and MasterCard have a stranglehold on how consumers spend... telecom provider Vodafone is increasingly locking that same area up in developing markets.

Why The Western Union Company, BB&T Corporation, and International Business Machines Are Today’s 3 W

From increased competition to disappointing quarterly earnings, these three names finished as the worst performers in the stock market today

Wal-Mart Takes the Fight to MoneyGram and Western Union

Wal-Mart takes a big step onto MoneyGram's and Western Union's turf.

Why Moneygram International Inc Shares Sank

Is this meaningful? Or just another movement?

S&P 500 Movers: WU, SNDK

Walmart offers less costly money wire service

Walmart offers cheaper money wire service

Walmart Starts Wire Transfer Service

Varian Medical Systems Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing Western Union

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Western Union (WU) Description

The Company deals in money transfer, providing people with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send money around the world, pay bills and purchase money orders. Website: http://www.westernunion.com/

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