Clarkston Capital Partners LLC Stake in Western Un Co (WU) Has Upped as Stock Declined

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.7 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.35, from 1.05 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 44 investors sold WU shares while 182 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 107 raised stakes. 428.95 million shares or 5.59% less from 454.37 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley owns 0% invested in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) for 291 shares. Pinebridge Lp has invested 0% of its portfolio in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU). Vident Investment Advisory Llc has 0.03% invested in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) for 32,880 shares. The Netherlands-based Shell Asset Mgmt has invested 0.01% in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU). Neuberger Berman Gp Ltd Liability Co, a New York-based fund reported 411,867 shares. Premier Asset Management Limited Liability Co holds 0.14% in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) or 30,950 shares. Moreover, British Columbia Investment Management has 0.06% invested in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) for 292,537 shares. Foster Motley Inc accumulated 10,858 shares. Exane Derivatives has 0% invested in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU). 2,130 were reported by Amica Retiree Medical Tru. San Francisco Sentry Invest Grp (Ca) reported 283 shares stake. Polaris Cap Management Lc holds 2.08 million shares or 1.63% of its portfolio. Moreover, Strategic Glob Advisors Limited Liability Com has 0.52% invested in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU). Alpha Windward Limited accumulated 1,072 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Auxier Asset Management stated it has 50,406 shares.

Since November 14, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 selling transactions for $1.14 million activity. 18,709 shares were sold by MENDOZA ROBERTO G, worth $339,381. The insider MILES MICHAEL sold $155,640. The insider Tsai Caroline sold 2,440 shares worth $45,164. On Friday, February 1 Agrawal Rajesh K. sold $402,809 worth of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) or 21,950 shares. Rhodes Sheri sold $41,369 worth of stock.

Clarkston Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Western Un Co (WU) by 2.96% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Clarkston Capital Partners Llc bought 308,324 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.29% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 10.71 million shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $182.74M, up from 10.40 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Clarkston Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Western Un Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.42 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $19.31. About 9.96 million shares traded or 65.69% up from the average. The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) has declined 7.27% since May 8, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.64% the S&P500.

More notable recent The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “The Western Union Company (WU) CEO Hikmet Ersek on Q1 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on May 08, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Earnings Scheduled For May 7, 2019 – Benzinga” published on May 07, 2019, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “At US$19.41, Is It Time To Put The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) On Your Watch List? – Yahoo Finance” on April 24, 2019. More interesting news about The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “33 Stocks Moving In Wednesday’s Pre-Market Session – Benzinga” published on May 08, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Western Union Q1 2019 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: May 06, 2019.

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering The Western Union (NYSE:WU), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. The Western Union had 4 analyst reports since November 15, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Mizuho maintained it with “Hold” rating and $17 target in Thursday, February 28 report.

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