Western Union Co


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  • Earnings Scorecard Update  Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 2:45 PM ET

    The "Earnings Squad" dissects the earnings stories you may have missed. Today, a look at Hyatt Hotels, Garmin and Western Union, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, Herb Greenberg and Brian Shactman.

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  • State of the Union May Well Set Tone for Budget Talks Tuesday, 12 Feb 2013 | 6:05 AM ET
    Barack Obama

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  • CEO: Western Union's Fundamentals Are Strong  Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 10:40 PM ET

    Hikmet Ersek, Global CEO at Western Union Company, says it has a plan to deal with critics who question the company's performance and cites its strong operations in Asia.

  • WRAPUP 1-Visa, MasterCard profits rise with card use Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 12:48 AM ET

    *MasterCard quarterly profit rises 8 percent. Oct 31- Increased consumer spending and card use worldwide drove quarterly profits higher for Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc, according to new financial reports from the two payments companies.

  • Oct 31- MasterCard Inc reported a quarterly profit that handily topped market estimates as more people, particularly in Asia, opted to use credit and debit cards instead of cash. MasterCard has been boosting its presence outside the United States, cashing in on higher-growth markets in Asia and the Nordic countries.

  • *Sees full-year non-GAAP EPS $1.65- $1.68. Oct 30- Western Union Co, the world's largest payment transfer company, cut its full-year forecast as rising competition and weak markets weigh on its business. Western Union raised its share buyback plan to $750 million and its annual dividend by 25 percent to 50 cents.

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