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The Western Union Company (WU)

Stock Price: $23.09 USD 0.33 (1.43%)
Updated Aug 7, 2020 2:22 PM EDT - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 9.49B
Revenue (ttm) 5.15B
Net Income (ttm) 609.00M
Shares Out 410.90M
EPS (ttm) 2.50
PE Ratio 9.23
Forward PE 14.49
Dividend $0.90
Dividend Yield 3.90%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 7, 2020
Last Price $23.09
Previous Close $22.76
Change ($) 0.33
Change (%) 1.43%
Day's Open 22.62
Day's Range 22.43 - 23.10
Day's Volume 3,028,247
52-Week Range 17.39 - 28.45

More Stats

Market Cap 9.49B
Enterprise Value 11.39B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 21, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 15, 2020
Shares Outstanding 410.90M
Float 408.71M
EPS (basic) 1.47
EPS (diluted) 2.50
FCF / Share 1.81
Dividend $0.90
Dividend Yield 3.90%
Earnings Yield 10.83%
FCF Yield 7.83%
Payout Ratio 57.80%
Shares Short 51.47M
Short Ratio 9.75
Short % of Float 17.28%
Beta 0.90
PE Ratio 9.23
Forward PE 14.49
P/FCF Ratio 12.77
PS Ratio 1.84
PB Ratio n/a
Revenue 5.15B
Operating Income 878.90M
Net Income 609.00M
Free Cash Flow 742.60M
Net Cash -1.90B
Net Cash / Share -4.63
Gross Margin 43.64%
Operating Margin 17.08%
Profit Margin 12.40%
FCF Margin 14.43%
ROA 7.24%
ROE n/a
ROIC 11.90%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (22)

Buy 2
Overweight 0
Hold 13
Underweight 0
Sell 7

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

$23.82*
(3.18% upside)
Low
18.0
Current: $23.09
High
28.0
Target: 23.82
*Average 12-month price target from 17 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Year2019201820172016201520142013201220112010
Revenue5,2925,5905,5245,4235,4845,6075,5425,6655,4915,193
Revenue Growth-5.33%1.19%1.87%-1.11%-2.2%1.18%-2.17%3.16%5.75%-
Gross Profit2,2062,2892,1712,1562,2842,3102,3072,4712,3892,214
Operating Income9341,1224764871,1091,1411,1071,3301,3851,300
Net Income1,058852-5572538388527981,0261,165910
Shares Outstanding428452468490513533557605631667
Earnings Per Share2.461.87-1.190.511.621.591.431.691.841.36
EPS Growth31.55%---68.52%1.89%11.19%-15.38%-8.15%35.29%-
Dividend Per Share0.800.760.700.640.620.500.500.430.310.25
Dividend Growth5.26%8.57%9.38%3.23%24%0%17.65%37.1%24%-
Operating Cash Flow9158217421,0421,0711,0461,0891,1851,175994
Capital Expenditures-128-339-177-123-144-106-122-93.30-65.80-78.70
Free Cash Flow7874825659199279409671,0921,109916
Cash & Equivalents1,4519738388781,3161,7832,0731,7771,3712,157
Total Debt3,2293,4343,0342,7863,2163,7204,2134,0293,5833,290
Net Cash / Debt-1,779-2,460-2,195-1,909-1,900-1,937-2,140-2,253-2,212-1,133
Assets8,7598,9979,2319,4209,4499,89010,1219,4669,0707,929
Liabilities8,7989,3079,7238,5178,0448,5909,0178,5258,1757,347
Book Value-39.50-310-4919021,4051,3001,105941895583
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name The Western Union Company
Country United States
Employees 11,500
CEO Hikmet Ersek

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol WU
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Financial Services
Industry Credit Services
Unique Identifier NYSE: WU
IPO Date October 2, 2006

Description

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. This segment offers international cross-border transfers and intra-country transfers, as well as money transfer transactions through Websites and mobile devices. The Business Solutions segment provides payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border and cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises, other organizations, and individuals; and foreign currency forward and option contracts. The company also offers cash-based and electronic-based bill payment services that facilitates payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, as well as offers money order and other services. It serves primarily through a network of agents. The Western Union Company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.