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Oct. 21, 2021, 5:31 p.m. EDT

Western Union Co. stock falls Thursday, underperforms market

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Shares of Western Union Co. /zigman2/quotes/206269665/composite WU +3.54% shed 1.35% to $19.76 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.17% rising 0.30% to 4,549.78 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.87% falling 0.02% to 35,603.08. This was the stock's third consecutive day of losses. Western Union Co. closed $6.85 short of its 52-week high ($26.61), which the company achieved on April 26th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Mastercard Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite MA +3.48% fell 0.16% to $356.21, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. /zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite FIS +3.61% fell 0.15% to $124.43, and Global Payments Inc. /zigman2/quotes/201234787/composite GPN +5.62% fell 0.82% to $159.99. Trading volume (4.5 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.0 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
$ 17.85
+0.61 +3.54%
Volume: 10.27M
Dec. 6, 2021 4:04p
P/E Ratio
9.03
Dividend Yield
5.27%
Market Cap
$6.93 billion
Rev. per Employee
$438,545
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,591.67
+53.24 +1.17%
Volume: 2.58B
Dec. 6, 2021 5:09p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
35,227.03
+646.95 +1.87%
Volume: 418.75M
Dec. 6, 2021 5:09p
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/zigman2/quotes/207581792/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 333.33
+11.22 +3.48%
Volume: 6.05M
Dec. 6, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
40.99
Dividend Yield
0.59%
Market Cap
$316.49 billion
Rev. per Employee
$728,619
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/zigman2/quotes/207166559/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 107.03
+3.73 +3.61%
Volume: 6.52M
Dec. 6, 2021 4:03p
P/E Ratio
293.15
Dividend Yield
1.46%
Market Cap
$62.90 billion
Rev. per Employee
$202,452
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/zigman2/quotes/201234787/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 127.03
+6.76 +5.62%
Volume: 4.24M
Dec. 6, 2021 4:00p
P/E Ratio
40.03
Dividend Yield
0.79%
Market Cap
$34.90 billion
Rev. per Employee
$309,315
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