Why is The Western Union Company (WU) down -1.45% from the day 1 this year?

At the end of the latest market close, The Western Union Company (WU) was valued at $22.43. In that particular session, Stock kicked-off at the price of $22.64 while reaching the peak value of $22.90 and lowest value recorded on the day was $22.37. The stock current value is $22.53.

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The Western Union Company had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $28.44 on 02/11/20, with the lowest value was $17.39 for the same time period, recorded on 04/01/20.

The Western Union Company (WU) full year performance was -1.45%

Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, The Western Union Company shares are logging -20.78% during the 52-week period from high price, and 29.59% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $17.39 and $28.44.

The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Financial managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 1280533 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.

When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the The Western Union Company (WU) recorded performance in the market was -16.24%, having the revenues showcasing 2.00% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 9.25B, as it employees total of 11500 workers.

Market experts do have their say about The Western Union Company (WU)

During the last month, 2 analysts gave the The Western Union Company a BUY rating, 0 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 13 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 6 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.

According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 21.88, with a change in the price was noted +4.16. In a similar fashion, The Western Union Company posted a movement of +22.49% for the period of last 100 days, recording 5,835,340 in trading volumes.

Technical breakdown of The Western Union Company (WU)

Raw Stochastic average of The Western Union Company in the period of last 50 days is set at 48.76%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 35.34%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 30.75% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 23.00%.

Bearing in mind the latest performance of The Western Union Company, several moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be encouraging, given the fact the metric is recording -16.24%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -0.58%, alongside a downfall of -1.45% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -0.80% in the 7-day charts and went up by -5.12% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 2.00% during last recorded quarter.