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Sept. 17, 2021, 5:30 p.m. EDT

Western Union Co. stock falls Friday, underperforms market

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Shares of Western Union Co. /zigman2/quotes/206269665/composite WU +1.72% slid 2.30% to $20.80 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around rough trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +0.75% falling 0.91% to 4,432.99 and Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.09% falling 0.48% to 34,584.88. This was the stock's second consecutive day of losses. Western Union Co. closed $5.81 below its 52-week high ($26.61), which the company reached on April 26th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Mastercard Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite MA +3.31% fell 0.94% to $343.04, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS +2.56% fell 1.33% to $123.73, and Global Payments Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201234787/composite GPN +3.62% fell 1.20% to $162.03. Trading volume (18.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/206269665/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 21.26
+0.36 +1.72%
Volume: 4.57M
Oct. 15, 2021 4:04p
P/E Ratio
10.86
Dividend Yield
4.42%
Market Cap
$8.64 billion
Rev. per Employee
$438,545
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,471.37
+33.11 +0.75%
Volume: 2.05B
Oct. 15, 2021 4:46p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,294.76
+382.20 +1.09%
Volume: 327.87M
Oct. 15, 2021 4:46p
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/zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 356.00
+11.42 +3.31%
Volume: 4.05M
Oct. 15, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
49.45
Dividend Yield
0.49%
Market Cap
$351.29 billion
Rev. per Employee
$728,619
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/zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 124.80
+3.12 +2.56%
Volume: 3.61M
Oct. 15, 2021 4:03p
P/E Ratio
880.73
Dividend Yield
1.25%
Market Cap
$77.09 billion
Rev. per Employee
$202,452
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/zigman2/quotes/201234787/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 160.58
+5.61 +3.62%
Volume: 1.61M
Oct. 15, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
55.49
Dividend Yield
0.62%
Market Cap
$47.17 billion
Rev. per Employee
$309,315
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