WU Western Union CO

Price (delayed)

$24.09

Market cap

$9.9B

P/E Ratio

13.31

Dividend/share

$0.9

EPS

$1.81

Enterprise value

$11.54B

Sector: Financial Services
Industry: Credit Services

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

The company's equity has surged by 178% QoQ
Western Union's debt has decreased by 5% YoY
WU's net income is down by 30% YoY but it is up by 6% from the previous quarter
The stock's price to earnings (P/E) is 28% less than its 5-year quarterly average of 18.6 but 15% more than its last 4 quarters average of 11.6
The gross profit has decreased by 9% YoY
WU's revenue is down by 9% year-on-year

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of WU
Market
Shares outstanding
410.92M
Market cap
$9.9B
Enterprise value
$11.54B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
13.31
Price to book (P/B)
53.08
Price to sales (P/S)
2.05
EV/EBIT
11.85
EV/EBITDA
9.62
EV/Sales
2.39
Earnings
Revenue
$4.84B
EBIT
$973.6M
EBITDA
$1.2B
Free cash flow
$770.1M
Per share
EPS
$1.81
Free cash flow per share
$1.87
Book value per share
$0.45
Revenue per share
$11.73
TBVPS
$15.58
Balance sheet
Total assets
$9.5B
Total liabilities
$9.31B
Debt
$3.07B
Equity
$186.6M
Working capital
N/A
Liquidity
Debt to equity
16.44
Current ratio
N/A
Quick ratio
N/A
Net debt/EBITDA
1.37
Margins
EBITDA margin
24.8%
Gross margin
41.5%
Net margin
15.4%
Operating margin
20%
Efficiency
Return on assets
8.4%
Return on equity
9,729.4%
Return on invested capital
12.8%
Return on capital employed
N/A
Return on sales
20.1%
Dividend
Dividend yield
3.74%
DPS
$0.9
Payout ratio
49.7%

WU stock price

How has the Western Union stock price performed over time
Intraday
2.64%
1 week
3.75%
1 month
4.88%
1 year
7.64%
YTD
9.8%
QTD
9.8%

Financial performance

How have Western Union's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$4.84B
Gross profit
$2.01B
Operating income
$967.3M
Net income
$744.3M
Gross margin
41.5%
Net margin
15.4%
WU's net income is down by 30% YoY but it is up by 6% from the previous quarter
Western Union's net margin has decreased by 23% YoY but it has increased by 7% from the previous quarter
The operating margin is up by 14% year-on-year
The gross profit has decreased by 9% YoY

Growth

What is Western Union's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Western Union stock price valuation
P/E
13.31
P/B
53.08
P/S
2.05
EV/EBIT
11.85
EV/EBITDA
9.62
EV/Sales
2.39
The stock's price to earnings (P/E) is 28% less than its 5-year quarterly average of 18.6 but 15% more than its last 4 quarters average of 11.6
Western Union's EPS has decreased by 27% YoY but it has increased by 6% from the previous quarter
The company's equity has surged by 178% QoQ
WU's P/S is 21% above its 5-year quarterly average of 1.7 and 21% above its last 4 quarters average of 1.7
WU's revenue is down by 9% year-on-year

Efficiency

How efficient is Western Union business performance
WU's return on invested capital is down by 31% year-on-year and by 2.3% since the previous quarter
The company's return on assets fell by 28% YoY but it rose by 3.7% QoQ
Western Union's ROS has decreased by 28% YoY

Dividends

What is WU's dividend history
DPS
$0.9
Dividend yield
3.74%
Payout ratio
49.7%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Western Union financials performed over time
WU's total assets is 2% greater than its total liabilities
WU's total assets is up by 8% year-on-year and by 8% since the previous quarter
The total liabilities is up by 6% since the previous quarter and by 6% year-on-year
The debt to equity has soared by 120% year-on-year but it has dropped by 64% since the previous quarter

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