WU Western Union

  • STOCK
  • WU
  • Price as of: Dec 19, 10:24 PM EST
  • $18.00
  • +$0.22
  • +1.2%
  • Industry
  • Personal services
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WU Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    2.78% Services Average 2.40%
  • Annual Payout
    $0.50 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    33.3% EPS $1.50
  • Dividend Growth
    5 yrs Since 2009
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

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Relative Strength Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Stock is slightly underperforming.
Overall Yield Attractiveness Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Stock's dividend yield is adequate.
Dividend Reliability Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking This rating is related to the length and consistency of a company's dividend payouts, as well as our opinion on how likely the company is to continue payouts in the future.
Dividend Uptrend Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Dividend payouts are consistent, but increases small.
Earnings Growth Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Earnings estimates have been cut slightly.
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Growth History

WU Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for WU 26.0% 17.6% 5 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WU Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.5000 2013 17.6%
$0.4250 2012 37.1%
Historical Dividend Data

WU Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.1250 2014-12-05 2014-12-12 2014-12-16 2014-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2014-07-15 2014-09-11 2014-09-15 2014-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2014-05-16 2014-06-12 2014-06-16 2014-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2014-02-21 2014-03-13 2014-03-17 2014-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2013-12-06 2013-12-13 2013-12-17 2013-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2013-07-18 2013-09-12 2013-09-16 2013-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2013-05-29 2013-06-12 2013-06-14 2013-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2013-02-21 2013-03-13 2013-03-15 2013-03-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2012-10-30 2012-12-13 2012-12-17 2012-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2012-09-13 2012-09-20 2012-09-24 2012-10-08 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2012-05-23 2012-06-13 2012-06-15 2012-06-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2012-02-07 2012-03-14 2012-03-16 2012-03-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2011-12-09 2011-12-15 2011-12-19 2011-12-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2011-09-15 2011-09-22 2011-09-26 2011-10-07 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2011-05-19 2011-06-15 2011-06-17 2011-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2011-02-25 2011-03-16 2011-03-18 2011-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2010-12-08 2010-12-16 2010-12-20 2010-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2010-09-22 2010-09-30 2010-10-04 2010-10-14 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2010-05-14 2010-06-16 2010-06-18 2010-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2010-02-25 2010-03-17 2010-03-19 2010-03-31 Yes Regular Annual
$0.0600 2009-12-09 2009-12-17 2009-12-21 2009-12-30 Yes Regular Annual
$0.0400 2008-12-11 2008-12-18 2008-12-22 2008-12-31 Yes Regular Annual
$0.0400 2007-12-04 2007-12-12 2007-12-14 2007-12-28 Yes Regular Annual
$0.0100 2006-12-05 2006-12-13 2006-12-15 2006-12-28 Yes Regular Annual
Company Profile

WU Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Services
Industry: Personal Services

Western Union- (WU)-provides a range of money transfer and bill payment services worldwide. It offers various consumer-to-consumer money transfer services, primarily through a network of third-party agents using multi-currency and real-time money transfer processing systems. As of December 31, 2007, it offered its services through a network of approximately 335,000 agent locations in approximately 200 countries and territories. The company was founded in 1851 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado. Western Union Co. (NYSE:WU) operates independently of First Data Corp. as of September 29, 2006.

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