Shares of Western Union Company (The) (NYSE:WU) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Western Union Company (The) (NYSE:WU) traded on a positive note gaining 0.04 points or 0.21% to be valued at $19.04 per share. Intraday, the shares aggregated $0.4 million in upticks but saw an exodus of $0.97 million in downticks. The net money flow was calculated to be $(-0.56) million with the final up/down ratio coming in at 0.42. The share price has seen a change of 0.11% in value during the week. Block trade of up/down ratio of 0 was also registered with $0 million in upticks and $0.62 million in downticks. The net money flow for the block exchange was disappointing at $(-0.62) Million.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.2% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.14%. The company shares have dropped 11.34% in the past 52 Weeks. On June 23, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $21.59 and one year low was seen on January 20, 2016 at $16.02. The 50-day moving average is $19.26 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $18.67. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Western Union Company (The) (NYSE:WU): The stock opened at $19.03 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $19.06 for the day. The stock traded down to $18.90 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $18.94 with a loss of -0.32% for the day. The stock had closed at $19.00 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,229,625 shares.

Currently the company Insiders own 1.1% of Western Union Company (The) shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -3.59% . During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -20.77%. On the companys insider trading activities, Schenkel Amintore, officer (Chief Acct. Officer) of Western Union Co, unloaded 28,816 shares at an average price of $20.13 on April 19, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $580,066, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

The Western Union Company (Western Union) is a global provider of money movement and payment services. The Company classifies its businesses into three: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer operating segment facilitates money transfers between two consumers, primarily through a network of third-party agents. The Consumer-to-Business operating segment facilitates bill payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, including utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, government agencies and other businesses. The Consumer-to-Business payments services are available through a variety of services that include Speedpay, Pago Facil and Western Union Payments. The Business Solutions operating segment facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border, cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations and individuals.

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