The Western Union Co. (WU)

26.80
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 26.48
Day Low/High 26.57 / 26.86
52 Wk Low/High 16.42 / 28.00
Avg Volume 6.14M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 419.26M
Market Cap 11.10B
EPS 1.90
P/E Ratio 10.18
Div & Yield 0.80 (2.99%)

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Are These Stocks the Best of the Best?

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An Interesting Week For Dividends

An Interesting Week For Dividends

It's behavioral finance at its finest, and makes for a fascinating debate.

Why Bitcoin's Price Plunge Doesn't Change the Promise of Blockchain

Why Bitcoin's Price Plunge Doesn't Change the Promise of Blockchain

Bitcoin prices might be down and out, but the outlook for blockchain remains promising.

Going From Bullish to Bearish, or Vice Versa

Going From Bullish to Bearish, or Vice Versa

These stocks have changed direction.

A Way to Pay for the Border Wall That Could Slam Western Union

A Way to Pay for the Border Wall That Could Slam Western Union

There's a new idea for how to pay for Donald Trump's proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border: a 2% tax on remittances between the U.S. and Mexico.

Closing Bell: Western Union Hit With $586M Fine; Dow Drops for Fifth Session in a Row

Closing Bell: Western Union Hit With $586M Fine; Dow Drops for Fifth Session in a Row

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for its fifth straight session in the countdown to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.

Western Union Calling Bulls to Its Stock

Western Union Calling Bulls to Its Stock

Prices are above the rising 40-week moving average line.

Here’s How Western Union’s New Social App Is Different From Venmo

Here’s How Western Union’s New Social App Is Different From Venmo

Western Union is moving deeper into the social payments space amid the rise of outlets like Venmo, but is especially focused on cross-border transactions.

Cyber Threats Are Everywhere, Says Western Union’s Chief Information Security Officer

Cyber Threats Are Everywhere, Says Western Union’s Chief Information Security Officer

The rise of mobile payments is overwhelming, but with that comes a host of security concerns.

Western Union CEO on Apple Pay, Venmo and Why Cash Is Not Dead

Western Union CEO on Apple Pay, Venmo and Why Cash Is Not Dead

Amid the rise of mobile and social payments, cash will survive, according to Western Union’s (WU) CEO Hikmet Ersek.

The Refugee Crisis Could Push Europe Into Recession

But if the EU decides to help Syria's neighbors, a crisis can be averted.

Western Union upgraded at Barclays

Day Ahead: FOMC Aftermath; Earnings Continue

Day Ahead: FOMC Aftermath; Earnings Continue

There is building consensus around a September rate hike.

Microsoft Lags Dow in Tech Selloff; Yellen Spooks Wall Street

Microsoft Lags Dow in Tech Selloff; Yellen Spooks Wall Street

Stocks pared losses, though remained in the red by close as markets weighed comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that equity valuations were possibly stretched.

Day Ahead: Bond Selloff Still On

The yields are still being pushed higher.

Western Union upgraded at Wells

Day Ahead: M&A Rumor Mill

Merger rumors abound around salesforce.com.

Western Union downgraded at Deutsche

Old Stalwarts With Staying Power

Western Union, MoneyGram remain good investment prospects.

Western Union downgraded at BofA/Merrill

Hedge Funds Should Come Up Short

Hedge Funds Should Come Up Short

When will real short-selling come back into vogue?

Stay Out of This Value Trap

Stay Out of This Value Trap

Western Union is cheap, but its fundamentals and outlook are shaky.

Bulls Take a Breather

Bulls Take a Breather

The bears won a rare victory on Wall Street as the Fed left rates unchanged. Ranger Equity Bear Fund Manager Brad Lamensdorf names shorts.

Stocks Fall on Taper Uncertainty

Stocks Fall on Taper Uncertainty

Markets closed lower as the Fed maintained stimulus as expected, with growing uncertainty around the wind-down of bond purchases.

Western Union numbers cut at Sterne Agee

Western Union upgraded at Sterne Agee

Western Union downgraded at JP Morgan