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The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU)

CAPS Game Rating: 4 out of 5

The Company deals in money transfer, providing people with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send money around the world, pay bills and purchase money orders.

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Member Avatar NoDoughBro (70.63) Submitted: 13/08/2014 22:54:45 : Outperform Start Price: $17.42 WU.US Score: -2.56

Abrams Group just bought them. Let's see what happens.

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Member Avatar TMFJMo (70.47) Submitted: 07/07/2014 13:28:43 : Underperform Start Price: $17.41 WU.US Score: +1.26

Competitive position slowly eroding as technology disrupts this business. Project Greenback 2.0 will continue to minimize costs thereby limiting WU's profitability; margins will suffer. Look to the capital-light players in the space that have built their businesses based on technology from the ground up.

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Member Avatar jds47 (47.75) Submitted: 04/07/2014 11:18:53 : Outperform Start Price: $17.40 WU.US Score: -1.06

Broad moat - 90+ % revenue from overseas where there is little organized competition. Low current price (PE 10). Decent yield 2.8%

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Member Avatar racoveanul (80.17) Submitted: 03/07/2014 11:47:37 : Outperform Start Price: $17.33 WU.US Score: -0.52

I picked this stock because it is rated 10 by Stockscouter, it has a dividend and a beta computed by Yahoo Finance of more than 1.

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Member Avatar afewgoodstocks14 (37.04) Submitted: 13/06/2014 09:40:59 : Outperform Start Price: $15.37 WU.US Score: +2.22

Div. (Yield) $0.50 (3.1%)

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Member Avatar Daedalus21 (< 20) Submitted: 08/05/2014 23:13:25 : Underperform Start Price: $16.12 WU.US Score: -1.46

I've held this company for 5 years with the hopes its business would expand profitably and the dividend would act as a nice cherry on the cake. Unfortunately, with increased competition, increased regulation costs, and decreased revenues, I've decided to close my position. I think WU may fluctuate up and down, possibly even going up over the next few years, but I believe there are better growth names to put money in to at this time.

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Member Avatar mitchgibb (< 20) Submitted: 01/05/2014 15:06:01 : Underperform Start Price: $15.72 WU.US Score: -4.39

Increasing expenses and declining revenue...not a good model.

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Member Avatar BigJockGuy (< 20) Submitted: 17/04/2014 15:50:23 : Outperform Start Price: $15.14 WU.US Score: +7.74

WU pays a good dividend, has great market penetration, and is actively working on its cost structures. What's not to like?

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Member Avatar afewgoodstocks11 (27.47) Submitted: 22/03/2014 00:23:47 : Outperform Start Price: $12.64 WU.US Score: -2.84

Div. (Yield) $0.50 (3.0%)
Current Yield . . . . . . 3.92%

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Member Avatar roguer (< 20) Submitted: 10/03/2014 10:14:33 : Outperform Start Price: $16.50 WU.US Score: -1.10

Network effect, massive free cash flow. As economy recovers so should wu. Will maintain dominant position in overseas monetary transfer.

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Member Avatar TMFTycoon (36.09) Submitted: 07/03/2014 14:59:57 : Outperform Start Price: $16.54 WU.US Score: -1.13

Western Union is gaining ground overseas and hasn't had to lower its fees too much yet. While I don't see it outperforming a decade from now, it still has some time left at the top.

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Member Avatar rocker20 (26.34) Submitted: 15/02/2014 23:02:12 : Outperform Start Price: $16.04 WU.US Score: -0.08

Chosen based on list of Price/Div/5 year dividend growth

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Member Avatar CellBlock9 (92.42) Submitted: 11/01/2014 18:37:39 : Outperform Start Price: $16.53 WU.US Score: -3.55

S&P 5 star 16.77

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Member Avatar awallejr (85.54) Submitted: 06/12/2013 23:29:37 : Outperform Start Price: $16.40 WU.US Score: -4.10

Valuation with yield.

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Member Avatar Staka (97.48) Submitted: 03/11/2013 04:36:13 : Outperform Start Price: $17.15 WU.US Score: -11.71

Positive:
- Good value, good dividend
- Buying opportunity after recent price break down

Negative:
- In the longer run virtual currencies like BitCoin or Ripple might become a serious alternative

Category: ICIp

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Member Avatar jamis2001 (53.94) Submitted: 13/09/2013 16:12:31 : Outperform Start Price: $18.32 WU.US Score: -21.90

Making inroads in mobile and pricing against the competition

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Member Avatar HVSTmoon (30.54) Submitted: 14/08/2013 03:49:59 : Outperform Start Price: $16.47 WU.US Score: -12.92

Invisible, under appreciated, forgotten... until you realize that this pal has always be there for you. Slowly but steadily beating the market.
Using the DDM (Dividend Discount Model) - it's is worth about $25 --> D / (r-g) = (0.50)/ (0.10-0.08) = $25.
Rate of return of 10%, and dividend growth rate of 8%.

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Member Avatar bettyeu (49.52) Submitted: 11/08/2013 06:11:48 : Outperform Start Price: $17.89 WU.US Score: -21.48

Major player in wiring money

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Member Avatar huddaman (98.57) Submitted: 28/06/2013 15:42:33 : Outperform Start Price: $16.67 WU.US Score: -19.85

M* wide

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Member Avatar TMFValueMagnet (92.08) Submitted: 14/05/2013 17:44:22 : Outperform Start Price: $15.77 WU.US Score: -11.39

Wide economic moat plus a strong FCF yield. Differentiated by the fact WU offers CASH from point-to-point.

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