Western Union Company (WU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 15, 2018

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Western Union Company ( WU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 30, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.57% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of WU was $20.37, representing a -8.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.21 and a 10.77% increase over the 52 week low of $18.39.

WU is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). WU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports WU's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 2.83%, compared to an industry average of 8.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WU Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Symbols: WU , BABA , V

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