Technical Analysis for WU - Western Union Company (The)

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 17.8 0.28% 0.05
WU closed up 0.28 percent on Friday, February 15, 2019, on 2.15 times normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Flat Down
See historical WU trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 15 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Feb 15 Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 15 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 15 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 14 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.28%
Feb 13 Calm After Storm Range Contraction -0.84%
Feb 12 Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -1.06%
Feb 12 Calm After Storm Range Contraction -1.06%
Feb 11 20 DMA Resistance Bearish -0.34%
Feb 11 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish -0.34%

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The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business, and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer segment offers cash money transfer services involving walk-in agent locations. This segment provides various options for sending and receiving funds, including walk-in and telephone money transfer, online money transfer, account based money transfer, direct to bank, and mobile money transfer services through a network of third-party agents using multi-currency and real-time money transfer processing systems. The Consumer-to-Business segment provides options to make one-time or recurring payments from consumers to businesses and other organizations, including utilities, auto finance companies, mortgage servicers, financial service providers, government agencies, and other businesses. It also offers various products, which give consumers choices as to the payment channel and method of payment, including Western Union Payments, Speedpay, Equity Accelerator, and Pago Fácil. This segment offers its services primarily through the phone and the Internet, as well as through its agent networks and select company-owned locations. The Business Solutions segment facilitates payment and foreign exchange solutions, primarily cross-border and cross-currency transactions for small and medium size enterprises and other organizations, as well as for individuals. This segment offers its services through the phone, partner channels, and via the Internet. As of December 31, 2012, the company had a network of 510,000 agent locations. The Western Union Company was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
Bank E-Commerce Payment Systems Financial Technology Payment Services Mobile Payment Auto Finance Alternative Payments Foreign Exchange Companies Money Transmitter Western Union
Is WU a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 2 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 21.37
52 Week Low 16.42
Average Volume 5,577,932
200-Day Moving Average 18.9665
50-Day Moving Average 17.8068
20-Day Moving Average 18.167
10-Day Moving Average 18.12
Average True Range 0.3265
ADX 22.35
+DI 19.2224
-DI 26.7494
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 17.7505
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 18.4095
Upper Bollinger Band 18.625
Lower Bollinger Band 17.709
Percent B (%b) 0.1
BandWidth 5.042109
MACD Line 0.025
MACD Signal Line 0.1028
MACD Histogram -0.0778
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 8.26 Billion
Num Shares 464 Million
EPS 0.39
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 45.64
Price-to-Sales 1.73
Price-to-Book 14.22
PEG Ratio 1.80
Dividend 0.70
Dividend Yield 3.93%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 18.09
Resistance 3 (R3) 18.11 18.03 18.04
Resistance 2 (R2) 18.03 17.96 18.02 18.02
Resistance 1 (R1) 17.92 17.92 17.88 17.90 18.01
Pivot Point 17.84 17.84 17.83 17.83 17.84
Support 1 (S1) 17.73 17.77 17.69 17.71 17.59
Support 2 (S2) 17.65 17.73 17.64 17.58
Support 3 (S3) 17.54 17.65 17.56
Support 4 (S4) 17.52