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Sept. 16, 2021, 5:31 p.m. EDT

Western Union Co. stock underperforms Thursday when compared to competitors

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Shares of Western Union Co. (NYS:WU) slumped 0.23% to $21.29 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around grim trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index (S&P:SPX) falling 0.16% to 4,473.75 and Dow Jones Industrial Average (DOW:DJIA) falling 0.18% to 34,751.32. Western Union Co. closed $5.32 below its 52-week high ($26.61), which the company achieved on April 26th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Thursday, as Mastercard Inc. (NYS:MA) rose 0.45% to $346.31, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYS:FIS) rose 0.24% to $125.40, and Global Payments Inc. (NYS:GPN) fell 0.89% to $163.99. Trading volume (4.1 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 3.4 M.

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