Western Union Co. Stock Rises Friday, Outperforms Market
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Shares of Western Union Co. (WU) inched 0.61% higher to $16.43 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.29% to 4,228.48 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.86% to 33,706.74. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Friday, as Mastercard Inc. (MA) fell 0.86% to $354.28, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS) fell 0.20% to $100.10, and Global Payments Inc. (GPN) fell 1.07% to $132.81. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 12,795 below its 50-day average volume of 3.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled August 19, 2022.
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August 19, 2022 17:30 ET (21:30 GMT)
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