Western Union Company (The) (WU) : Traders are bullish on Western Union Company (The) (WU) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 8.28% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 2.61%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 1.93% in the last 1 week, and is up 8.05% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 3.68% and the fifty day Moving Average is 7.79%. The Western Union Company is up 11.93% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 22.71%.
Western Union Company (The) (WU) : The highest level Western Union Company (The) (WU) is projected to reach is $24 for the short term and the lowest estimate is at $15. The consolidated price target from 12 rating analysts who initiate coverage on the stock is $18.88 and the possibility the share price can swing is $2.45.
Western Union Company (The) (NYSE:WU): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $21.54, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $21.795 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $21.465 and closed the trading day at $21.61, in the green by 0.61%. The total traded volume for the day was 3,818,985. The stock had closed at $21.48 in the previous days trading.
The Western Union Company (Western Union) is a global provider of money movement and payment services. The Company classifies its businesses into three: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer operating segment facilitates money transfers between two consumers, primarily through a network of third-party agents. The Consumer-to-Business operating segment facilitates bill payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, including utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, government agencies and other businesses. The Consumer-to-Business payments services are available through a variety of services that include Speedpay, Pago Facil and Western Union Payments. The Business Solutions operating segment facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border, cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations and individuals.