Western Union Company Receives a Sell from Barclays

By George MacDonald

Barclays analyst Darrin Peller resumed coverage with a Sell rating on Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) todayand the firm set a price target of $19. The company opened today at $16.96.

Western Union Company has an analyst consensus of Moderate Sell, with a price target consensus of $17.75.

Western Union Company`s market cap is currently $8.85B and has a P/E ratio of 11.7. The company has a book value ratio of 8.27%.

According to TipRanks.com, Peller is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 10.4% and a 68.6% success rate. Peller covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Camelot Information Systems, Fidelity National Info, and Computer Sciences.

Western Union Co is engaged in global money transfer and payment services, providing people with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send money around the world. Its segments are Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business and Business Solutions.