NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is tomorrow, December 13, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 12 cents per share. At a price of $16.60 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3%. The average volume for Western Union has been 7.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Western Union has a market cap of $9.28 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 21.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. The Western Union Company provides money movement and payment services worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer-to-Consumer, Consumer-to-Business, and Business Solutions. The Consumer-to-Consumer segment offers cash money transfer services involving walk-in agent locations. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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