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Tuesday, January 15


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The Western Union Company (WU) stock triggers Dividend Yield at 4.34% – Stocks Gallery

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The Western Union Company (WU) stock triggers Dividend Yield at 4.34%. EPS growth is noticed at 735.00% for this year and anticipated 6.59% growth for next year. If we look at the past company’s performance moves, then it recent movement are telling different stories about price movement in different time period. This trend is based on movement of 50 SMA and stock price is falling off the 50 SMA. If we checked progress of the long term moving average 200 SMA, then we noticed downtrend created which can be described as recent trading price is below the 200 SMA level. Dividend Yield: 4.88% – Volume: 2.76 million, Floating Shares: 3.99 billion – Average Volume: 2.86 million – Outstanding Shares: 4.03 billion. Some investors are searching for a very profitable stock with high dividend yield.

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Tuesday, January 08


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Western Union to Release Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on February 7, 2019

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A press release highlighting the financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern time the same day. The webcast and slide presentation will be available at http://ir.westernunion.com. To listen to the conference call via telephone, dial +1 (888) 317-6003 (U.S.) or +1 (412) 317-6061 (outside the U.S.) ten minutes prior to the start of the call. Our omnichannel platform connects the digital and physical worlds and makes it possible for consumers and businesses to send and receive money and make payments with speed, ease, and reliability. As of September 30, 2018, our network included over 550,000 retail agent locations offering Western Union, Vigo or Orlandi Valuta branded services in more than 200 countries and territories, with the capability to send money to billions of accounts.

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Friday, January 04


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Factors Likely to Drive Western Union's (WU) Growth in 2019

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Western Union Co. WU looks well poised for growth in 2019 on the back of its steady investment in digital platform, which has been paying off well. Numerous alliances, pacts and deal renewals have broadened the company’s network in the United States and across the globe. Although the stock declined 9.8% in a year's time against its industry’s growth of 3.4%, it still represents a good buying opportunity, given numerous tailwinds that should favor the stock price in the coming quarters. Our research shows that stocks with a Value Style Score of A or B when combined with a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) or 2 offer the best opportunities in the value investing space. Investors interested in the financial transaction services industry might opt for other top-ranked stocks like Cardtronics PLC CATM, Green Dot Corporation GDOT and International Money Express Inc. IMXI. While Cardtronics and Green Dot currently sport a Zacks Rank #1, International Money Express holds a Zacks Rank of 2.

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Wednesday, December 19


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Western Union Unveils E-App in Singapore for Money Clearance

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Singapore is the third place in Asia where Western Union went active this year as people living in Hong Kong and Malaysia are already benefiting from the company’s advanced digital acceleration.With the activation of this deal, customers can now send cash to billions of bank accounts around the world, available mobile wallets and even to more than half a million Agent locations in above 200 countries and territories throughout the day. Moreover, they now also have the option to pay personally in retail.Singapore, the fourth largest emitter in Asia after Hong Kong, Japan and Malaysia, is a primary center for money movement. Singapore is a famous international labor market that offers both high and low skill employment.Per the Global Talent Competitiveness Index 20182 rankings by INSEAD, the place holds the first position in the region and second in the world when it comes to drawing and nurturing talent. Click to get this free report Cardtronics PLC (CATM) : Free Stock Analysis Report Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) : Free Stock Analysis Report Evertec, Inc. (EVTC) : Free Stock Analysis Report The Western Union Company (WU) : Free Stock Analysis Report To read this article on Zacks.com click here.

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Tuesday, December 18


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Western Union Digital Expands in Asia: Mobile App Now Live in Singapore

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Singapore is a major hub for money movement and is the fourth largest remitter in Asia after Hong Kong, Japan and Malaysia– remitting more than USD6.1 billion last year, according to a report by IFAD titled RemitSCOPE – Remittance markets and opportunities – Asia and the Pacific1. “We are delighted to introduce online money transfers in Singapore, where a high level of digital connectivity has offered consumers boundless possibilities to integrate mobile usage across various aspects of their daily lives. Upon receipt of an email confirmation of their successful account verification and activation, Western Union customers can conveniently send money anytime, with a few clicks from their mobile phones. Our omnichannel platform connects the digital and physical worlds and makes it possible for consumers and businesses to send and receive money and make payments with speed, ease, and reliability. As of September 30, 2018, our network included over 550,000 retail agent locations offering Western Union, Vigo or Orlandi Valuta branded services in more than 200 countries and territories, with the capability to send money to billions of accounts.

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Comerica Bank Has $1.67 Million Stake in The Western Union Company (WU) – Fairfield Current

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Comerica Bank lessened its holdings in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) by 20.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 93,263 shares of the credit services provider’s stock after selling 24,489 shares during the period. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods started coverage on shares of The Western Union in a research note on Thursday, December 6th. The Western Union’s quarterly revenue was down 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, research analysts expect that The Western Union Company will post 1.92 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Monday, December 17


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Western Union Collaborates to Ease Money Transfer in China

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The combination of online and mobile fintech services will enable customers to enjoy fast and feasible cross-border remittances and payments.In the initial phase, the companies will mainly work on moving transactions across the globe into mobile wallets and bank accounts of 400 million JD Digits customers.The cross-border remittances market in China has ample opportunities as the world’s second largest money receiving country. Consumers would be able to enjoy a new-age money transfer facility with the aid of leading fintech services. The company has also announced its tie-up with TerraPay to facilitate mobile wallet and bank account payout. Click to get this free report Cardtronics PLC (CATM) : Free Stock Analysis Report Green Dot Corporation (GDOT) : Free Stock Analysis Report Evertec, Inc. (EVTC) : Free Stock Analysis Report The Western Union Company (WU) : Free Stock Analysis Report To read this article on Zacks.com click here.

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Sunday, December 16


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Is The Western Union Company (WU) A Good Stock To Buy?

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This is especially valuable when it comes to small-cap stocks, which is where they generate their strongest outperformance, as their resources give them a huge edge when it comes to studying these stocks compared to the average investor, which is why we intently follow their activity in the small-cap space. Our research has shown that hedge funds' small-cap stock picks managed to beat the market by double digits annually between 1999 and 2016, but the margin of outperformance has been declining in recent years. Let's take a look at the recent hedge fund action regarding The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU). How have hedgies been trading The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)? By comparison, 31 hedge funds held shares or bullish call options in WU heading into this year. So, let's check out which hedge funds were among the top holders of the stock and which hedge funds were making big moves.

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Friday, December 14


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Western Union (WU) Collaborates to Enhance Digital Platform

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With this deal, Western Union’s account payout network can be used for sending cash to customers’ mobile wallets directly in Europe, Africa, Asia and Latin America.TerraPay’s small value payments network links financial instruments across the globe. Its interoperability engine lends customers an easy access to sending and receiving money and the same can be carried out with the aid of various payment applications and platforms.Western Union is really hopeful that this partnership will help boost the payments options around the world, thereby delivering remittances into mobile wallets. Tying up with TerraPay would help provide a feasible and automated channel for customers.Meanwhile, TerraPay is eagerly looking forward to this deal’s results, which would help it penetrate into new markets and enable migrant workers transfer money to homes through a trustworthy medium.Western Union’s cross-border, cross-currency money movement platform has facilitated money transaction. The stock carries a Zacks Rank of 2 and pulled off average earnings surprise of 16.99% over the last four reported quarters.Green Dot operates as a pro-consumer bank holding company, providing personal banking for the masses.

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Western Union and China’s JD Digits Join Forces for Global Digital Money Movement

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Western Union and JD Digits are exploring new ways to combine the convenience of online and mobile financial technology (fintech) services to allow fast and convenient cross-border remittances and payments. Cross border money transfers between individuals play a significant role in China. As the world’s second largest receiving country in the world, China received USD63.8 billion and sent USD2.8 billion last year, according to World Bank. "JD Digits is accelerating all efforts in developing digital technology to make people’s lives better. The collaboration with Western Union, a global leader in money movement, is another great example on how we transform the way that customers can transfer money or make payments quickly and easily, " said Xu Ling, Head of Customers Service Unit, Vice President of JD Digits. Our omnichannel platform connects the digital and physical worlds and makes it possible for consumers and businesses to send and receive money and make payments with speed, ease, and reliability. As of September 30, 2018, our network included over 550,000 retail agent locations offering Western Union, Vigo or Orlandi Valuta branded services in more than 200 countries and territories, with the capability to send money to billions of accounts.

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