Technical Analysis for WU - Western Union Company (The)

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 22.58 0.67% 0.15
WU closed up 0.67 percent on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, on 1.25 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical WU trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 0.67%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.67%
MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 0.67%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.67%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.67%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish 5.81%
Older End-of-Day Signals for WU ...

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60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 9 hours ago
Up 1% about 10 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 10 hours ago
Fell Below Upper Bollinger Band about 10 hours ago
Up 5% 1 day ago
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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 Foreign Exchange Companies Alternative Payments Money Transmitter Western Union

Is WU a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 28.44
52 Week Low 17.39
Average Volume 3,959,075
200-Day Moving Average 21.62
50-Day Moving Average 21.53
20-Day Moving Average 21.16
10-Day Moving Average 21.61
Average True Range 0.67
ADX 16.81
+DI 30.85
-DI 22.62
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 20.82
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 21.09
Upper Bollinger Band 22.62
Lower Bollinger Band 19.70
Percent B (%b) 0.99
BandWidth 13.81
MACD Line 0.15
MACD Signal Line -0.03
MACD Histogram 0.1765
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 9.28 Billion
Num Shares 411 Million
EPS 1.69
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 13.35
Price-to-Sales 1.82
Price-to-Book 130.14
PEG Ratio 0.89
Dividend 0.90
Dividend Yield 3.99%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 23.53
Resistance 3 (R3) 23.51 23.17 23.37
Resistance 2 (R2) 23.17 22.93 23.18 23.31
Resistance 1 (R1) 22.88 22.78 23.03 22.90 23.26
Pivot Point 22.54 22.54 22.62 22.55 22.54
Support 1 (S1) 22.25 22.30 22.40 22.27 21.90
Support 2 (S2) 21.91 22.15 21.92 21.85
Support 3 (S3) 21.62 21.91 21.79
Support 4 (S4) 21.64