WU Western Union CO

Price (delayed)

$18.61

Market cap

$7.56B

P/E Ratio

9.45

Dividend/share

$0.93

EPS

$1.97

Enterprise value

$9.5B

The Western Union Company is an American worldwide financial services and communications company, headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Until it discontinued the service in 2006, Western Union was the leading American ...

Highlights
Western Union's EPS has increased by 34% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
WU's net income is up by 33% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of WU
Market
Shares outstanding
406.35M
Market cap
$7.56B
Enterprise value
$9.5B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
9.45
Price to book (P/B)
26.6
Price to sales (P/S)
1.51
EV/EBIT
9.19
EV/EBITDA
7.58
EV/Sales
1.89
Earnings
Revenue
$5.03B
EBIT
$1.03B
EBITDA
$1.25B
Free cash flow
$666.5M
Per share
EPS
$1.97
Free cash flow per share
$1.63
Book value per share
$0.7
Revenue per share
$12.29
TBVPS
$14.44
Balance sheet
Total assets
$8.98B
Total liabilities
$8.69B
Debt
$3B
Equity
$286.3M
Working capital
N/A
Liquidity
Debt to equity
10.47
Current ratio
N/A
Quick ratio
N/A
Net debt/EBITDA
1.55
Margins
EBITDA margin
24.9%
Gross margin
41.5%
Net margin
16.1%
Operating margin
19.9%
Efficiency
Return on assets
8.9%
Return on equity
427%
Return on invested capital
13.2%
Return on capital employed
N/A
Return on sales
20.5%
Dividend
Dividend yield
5%
DPS
$0.93
Payout ratio
47.2%

WU stock price

How has the Western Union stock price performed over time
Intraday
-3.63%
1 week
-7.09%
1 month
-9.92%
1 year
-10.74%
YTD
-15.18%
QTD
-7.96%

Financial performance

How have Western Union's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$5.03B
Gross profit
$2.09B
Operating income
$1B
Net income
$810M
Gross margin
41.5%
Net margin
16.1%
WU's net income is up by 33% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
Western Union's net margin has increased by 30% YoY and by 4.5% from the previous quarter
Western Union's operating income has increased by 14% YoY and by 3.4% from the previous quarter
The operating margin is up by 11% year-on-year

Growth

What is Western Union's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Western Union stock price valuation
P/E
9.45
P/B
26.6
P/S
1.51
EV/EBIT
9.19
EV/EBITDA
7.58
EV/Sales
1.89
Western Union's EPS has increased by 34% YoY and by 8% from the previous quarter
The stock's price to earnings (P/E) is 24% less than its last 4 quarters average of 12.5
The price to book (P/B) is 59% lower than the last 4 quarters average of 64.7
The company's equity rose by 31% QoQ
WU's P/S is 21% below its last 4 quarters average of 1.9 and 11% below its 5-year quarterly average of 1.7
WU's revenue is up by 3.6% since the previous quarter and by 2.3% year-on-year

Efficiency

How efficient is Western Union business performance
The ROE has contracted by 43% from the previous quarter
The company's return on assets rose by 27% YoY and by 7% QoQ
Western Union's ROS has increased by 13% YoY and by 2.5% from the previous quarter
WU's return on invested capital is up by 11% year-on-year and by 6% since the previous quarter

Dividends

What is WU's dividend history
DPS
$0.93
Dividend yield
5%
Payout ratio
47.2%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Western Union financials performed over time
WU's total assets is 3.3% greater than its total liabilities
The total liabilities has declined by 4.1% since the previous quarter
WU's total assets is down by 3.3% since the previous quarter but it is up by 3.1% year-on-year
The debt to equity has soared by 125% year-on-year but it is down by 29% since the previous quarter
The company's equity rose by 31% QoQ

All financial data is based on trailing twelve months (TTM) periods - updated quarterly, unless otherwise specified.