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Top Buys by Directors: Murphy's $128.5K Bet on WU

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Insightful Investment: Timothy P. Murphy’s Strategic Move in Western Union Co.

The Strategic Insider Buy

When company directors make significant purchases in their own company’s stock, it can signal confidence in the future of the business. One such noteworthy transaction was made by Timothy P. Murphy, a Director at Western Union Co (Symbol: WU), who invested a substantial $128.5K in the company.

The Insider Purchase Details

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
02/26/2024 Timothy P. Murphy Director 10,000 $12.85 $128,499.00

Timothy P. Murphy’s calculated move translates to an average cost of $12.85 per share. At present, Western Union Co’s shares are priced at $13.67, indicating a marginal decline of approximately 0.7% on Tuesday.

Evaluating Stock Performance

Examining the performance of WU shares over the past year relative to its 200-day moving average can provide investors with valuable insights into the company’s trajectory.

Western Union Co Chart

Within the last 52 weeks, Western Union Co has seen its share price fluctuate from a low of $10.37 to a high of $14.1863, with the most recent trade at $13.67.

Understanding Dividend Trends

Western Union Co currently offers an annualized dividend of $0.94 per share, distributed in quarterly installments. Investors can refer to the long-term dividend history chart below to assess the sustainability of the recent dividend yield of approximately 6.8%.

WU+Dividend+History+Chart


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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


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