WU Western Union CO

Price (delayed)

$23.22

Market cap

$9.5B

P/E Ratio

12.76

Dividend/share

$0.92

EPS

$1.82

Enterprise value

$11.23B

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 rose by 17% QoQ
The stock's price to earnings (P/E) is 3.3% less than its last 4 quarters average of 13.2
WU's net income is down by 29% YoY
Western Union's EPS has decreased by 27% YoY

Key stats

What are the main financial stats of WU
Market
Shares outstanding
409.25M
Market cap
$9.5B
Enterprise value
$11.23B
Valuations
Price to earnings (P/E)
12.76
Price to book (P/B)
43.61
Price to sales (P/S)
1.97
EV/EBIT
11.58
EV/EBITDA
9.43
EV/Sales
2.31
Earnings
Revenue
$4.86B
EBIT
$970.1M
EBITDA
$1.19B
Free cash flow
$728.1M
Per share
EPS
$1.82
Free cash flow per share
$1.77
Book value per share
$0.53
Revenue per share
$11.79
TBVPS
$15.04
Balance sheet
Total assets
$9.28B
Total liabilities
$9.06B
Debt
$3.23B
Equity
$218.8M
Working capital
N/A
Liquidity
Debt to equity
14.76
Current ratio
N/A
Quick ratio
N/A
Net debt/EBITDA
1.45
Margins
EBITDA margin
24.5%
Gross margin
41.3%
Net margin
15.4%
Operating margin
19.9%
Efficiency
Return on assets
8.3%
Return on equity
751.1%
Return on invested capital
12.5%
Return on capital employed
N/A
Return on sales
20%
Dividend
Dividend yield
3.96%
DPS
$0.92
Payout ratio
50.5%

WU stock price

How has the Western Union stock price performed over time
Intraday
0.83%
1 week
-1.19%
1 month
0.83%
1 year
2.2%
YTD
5.83%
QTD
1.09%

Financial performance

How have Western Union's revenue and profit performed over time
Revenue
$4.86B
Gross profit
$2.01B
Operating income
$966.9M
Net income
$749.4M
Gross margin
41.3%
Net margin
15.4%
WU's net income is down by 29% YoY
Western Union's net margin has decreased by 25% YoY
The operating margin is up by 12% year-on-year
The gross profit has decreased by 7% YoY

Growth

What is Western Union's growth rate over time

Valuation

What is Western Union stock price valuation
P/E
12.76
P/B
43.61
P/S
1.97
EV/EBIT
11.58
EV/EBITDA
9.43
EV/Sales
2.31
Western Union's EPS has decreased by 27% YoY
The stock's price to earnings (P/E) is 3.3% less than its last 4 quarters average of 13.2
The company's equity rose by 17% QoQ
WU's P/S is 16% above its 5-year quarterly average of 1.7 and 3.7% above its last 4 quarters average of 1.9
WU's revenue is down by 6% year-on-year

Efficiency

How efficient is Western Union business performance
The ROE has plunged by 92% from the previous quarter
WU's return on invested capital is down by 35% year-on-year and by 2.3% since the previous quarter
The company's return on assets fell by 31% YoY
Western Union's ROS has decreased by 29% YoY

Dividends

What is WU's dividend history
DPS
$0.92
Dividend yield
3.96%
Payout ratio
50.5%
Recent dividends

Financial health

How did Western Union financials performed over time
WU's total assets is 2.4% greater than its total liabilities
WU's total assets is up by 11% year-on-year but it is down by 2.3% since the previous quarter
The total liabilities is up by 6% year-on-year but it has declined by 2.7% since the previous quarter
The debt to equity has soared by 172% year-on-year but it is down by 10% since the previous quarter
The company's equity rose by 17% QoQ

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