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WU

Western Union NYSE:WU Stock Report

Last Price

US$13.98

Market Cap

US$5.4b

7D

-3.2%

1Y

-23.2%

Updated

10 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
WU fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends6/6

WU Stock Overview

The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide.

The Western Union Company Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Western Union
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$13.98
52 Week HighUS$20.40
52 Week LowUS$12.27
Beta0.91
1 Month Change10.25%
3 Month Change-6.24%
1 Year Change-23.23%
3 Year Change-48.66%
5 Year Change-28.23%
Change since IPO-23.61%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.235

Sep 15
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of $0.235

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.235

Sep 01
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Paying Out A Dividend Of $0.235

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.235

Aug 18
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.235

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.235

Aug 04
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.235

Is It Time To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Jul 11
Is It Time To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.23

May 23
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.23

Why The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Could Be Worth Watching

Apr 06
Why The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Could Be Worth Watching

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.23

Feb 14
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.23

I Built A List Of Growing Companies And Western Union (NYSE:WU) Made The Cut

Jan 13
I Built A List Of Growing Companies And Western Union (NYSE:WU) Made The Cut

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.23

Dec 11
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.23

When Should You Buy The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Dec 09
When Should You Buy The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

The Western Union Company's (NYSE:WU) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 98% Above Its Share Price

Nov 22
The Western Union Company's (NYSE:WU) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 98% Above Its Share Price

Is Now The Time To Put Western Union (NYSE:WU) On Your Watchlist?

Oct 14
Is Now The Time To Put Western Union (NYSE:WU) On Your Watchlist?

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.23

Aug 27
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Announced A Dividend Of US$0.23

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Aug 24
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.23

Aug 10
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.23

An Intrinsic Calculation For The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Suggests It's 28% Undervalued

Aug 09
An Intrinsic Calculation For The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Suggests It's 28% Undervalued

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.23

Jul 26
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.23

We Take A Look At Why The Western Union Company's (NYSE:WU) CEO Compensation Is Well Earned

May 07
We Take A Look At Why The Western Union Company's (NYSE:WU) CEO Compensation Is Well Earned

Is The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) A Smart Pick For Income Investors?

Apr 07
Is The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) A Smart Pick For Income Investors?

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

Mar 24
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)?

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Will Pay A US$0.23 Dividend In Four Days

Mar 11
The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Will Pay A US$0.23 Dividend In Four Days

A Look At The Fair Value Of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)

Mar 02
A Look At The Fair Value Of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)

Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 59% Return On Their Investment

Feb 09
Western Union (NYSE:WU) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 59% Return On Their Investment

How Many The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Shares Did Insiders Buy, In The Last Year?

Jan 27
How Many The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Shares Did Insiders Buy, In The Last Year?

Shareholder Returns

WUUS ITUS Market
7D-3.2%-3.8%-3.6%
1Y-23.2%-28.8%-20.6%

Return vs Industry: WU exceeded the US IT industry which returned -28.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WU underperformed the US Market which returned -19.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WU's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WU volatility
WU Average Weekly Movement4.8%
IT Industry Average Movement9.0%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: WU is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: WU's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
185110,500Devin McGranahanhttps://www.westernunion.com

The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Consumer-to-Consumer and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer segment facilitates money transfers between two consumers, primarily through a network of third-party agents and sub-agents; and offers international cross-border transfers and intra-country transfers, as well as money transfer transactions through websites and mobile devices.

The Western Union Company Fundamentals Summary

How do Western Union's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WU fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$5.40b
Earnings (TTM)US$830.00m
Revenue (TTM)US$4.67b

6.5x

P/E Ratio

1.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
WU income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$4.67b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.66b
Gross ProfitUS$2.01b
Other ExpensesUS$1.18b
EarningsUS$830.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.15
Gross Margin43.01%
Net Profit Margin17.78%
Debt/Equity Ratio494.2%

How did WU perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

6.7%

Current Dividend Yield

44%

Payout Ratio