Western Union

Western Union is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is engaged in money movement and payment services, providing people and businesses with ways to send money and make payments around the world. The company's segments are: Consumer-to-Consumer, which is focused on individual money transfers from one consumer to another; and Business Solutions, in which the company facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border, cross-currency transactions, for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations and individuals. The company's remaining businesses and services include its electronic-based and cash-based bill payment services.
  • TickerWU
  • ISINUS9598021098
  • ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
  • SectorSupport Services
  • CountryUnited States

Western Union Co: 1 director sold

A director at Western Union Co sold 15,000 shares at 21.923USD and the significance rating of the trade was 51/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of boa...

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WU - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 11 27

The Western Union Company (WU:USA) currently trades below corporate averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 9.8x Uniform P/E, implying bearish expectations for the firm. Additionally, management may have concerns about their revenue and margin growth, agent additions, and the potential of their cross-border cross-currency platform Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to continue acquiring new customers, sustain agent additions to their global distribution network, and improve revenue growth and margins, particularly in their digital business. Furth...

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Western Union Co: 1 director sold

A director at Western Union Co sold 15,000 shares at 21.923USD and the significance rating of the trade was 51/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of boa...

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Valens Equity Insights and Inflections - 2020 12 01

CTSH has built an industry-leading asset-based consulting business over the past 15 years, seeing remarkably stable returns and steady investment in growth, through various economic cycles and potentially impactful regulatory changes. However, the market is expecting both their ability to drive growth and sustain and improve profitability to severely erode going forward, with UAFRS-based (Uniform) ROA falling by half and growth slowing too. While markets are overly pessimistic, management is aligned to focus on maintaining margins to preserve their uniform ROA going forward, and their growth-...

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WU - Embedded Expectations Analysis - 2020 11 27

The Western Union Company (WU:USA) currently trades below corporate averages relative to UAFRS-based (Uniform) earnings, with a 9.8x Uniform P/E, implying bearish expectations for the firm. Additionally, management may have concerns about their revenue and margin growth, agent additions, and the potential of their cross-border cross-currency platform Specifically, management may lack confidence in their ability to continue acquiring new customers, sustain agent additions to their global distribution network, and improve revenue growth and margins, particularly in their digital business. Furth...

Dave Nicoski ...
  • Ross LaDuke

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Dave Nicoski ...
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