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  • Previous Rank494
  • Revenues ($M)$5,589.9
  • Revenue Percent Change1.2%
  • Profits ($M)$851.9
  • Profits Percent Change-
  • Assets ($M)$8,996.8
  • Employees12,000

The 168-year-old money transfer company provides service to customers in 200-plus countries.

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Company Info

Hikmet Ersek
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Business Services
Financial Data Services
HQ Location
Denver, Colo.
Years on Fortune 500 List13

Western Union Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,589.91.2%
Profits ($M)$851.9-
Assets ($M)$8,996.8-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$-309.8-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues15.2%
Profits as % of Assets9.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.87
EPS % Change (from 2017)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)5.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)4.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-6.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)3.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.4%