The Western Union Company [WU] stock is down -1.21 while the S&P 500 has fallen -0.43% on Monday, 10/12/20. While at the time of this article, WU ATR is sitting at 0.57, with the beta value at 0.92. This stock’s volatility for the past week remained at 2.16%, while it was 2.56% for the past 30-day period. WU has fallen -$0.27 from the previous closing price of $22.27 on volume of 0.73 million shares.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for The Western Union Company [NYSE:WU] stock was on July 14, 2020, when it was Initiated with a Sell rating from Goldman, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $22. Before that, on September 15, 2020, BofA Securities Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $26. On July 01, 2020, Northland Capital Upgrade an Outperform rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $15 to $26. On June 10, 2020, BofA/Merrill Downgrade a Neutral rating and increased its price target to $26. On April 08, 2020, Wells Fargo Downgrade an Underweight rating and decreased its price target to $19. On April 02, 2020, BofA/Merrill Upgrade a Buy rating. On January 24, 2020, Credit Suisse Initiated an Underperform rating.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $17.39 and a peak of $28.44. Right now, the middling Wall Street analyst 12-month amount mark is $24.00. At the most recent market close, shares of The Western Union Company [NYSE:WU] were valued at $22.00. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 0.79%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

The Western Union Company [NYSE:WU] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.11 billion, which represented growth of -16.80%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $458,904 per employee, while its income is $92,026 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 41.70%, its Operating Margin is 17.90%, its Pretax Margin is +25.04, and its Net Margin is +20.05.

If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 101.15 and the whole liability to whole assets at 39.64. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 92.46 and enduring liability to assets at 0.36 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 22.05 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 21.82. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 22.44 and at 22.60 for 2nd resistance point.

The Western Union Company [WU] reported its earnings at $0.41 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 6/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.35/share signifying the difference of 0.06 and 17.10% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 3/30/2020, the stated earnings were $0.44 calling estimates for $0.41/share with the difference of 0.03 depicting the surprise of 7.30%.

Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 2.19 and showing 15.37 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Molnar Jacqueline D, Chief Trans Off. & Glbl Compl., and it was the sale of 2928.0 shares on Jun 10. Molnar Jacqueline D, the Chief Trans Off. & Glbl Compl., completed a sale of 969.0 shares on Mar 17. On Feb 26, Molnar Jacqueline D, Chief Trans Off. & Glbl Compl., completed a sale of 2075.0 shares.