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Western Union Company (WU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 15, 2015

Western Union Company ( WU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.155 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2015. Shareholders who purchased WU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WU has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.28, the dividend yield is 3.39%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WU was $18.28, representing a -19.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.84 and a 9.26% increase over the 52 week low of $16.73.

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 $1.62. Zacks Investment Research reports WU's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 4.36%, compared to an industry average of 10.9%.

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.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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