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Western Union Co (NYSE:WU)

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Institutional investors purchased a net $3.3 million shares of WU during the quarter ended September 2015 and now own 110.25% of the total shares outstanding. This majority interest is a greater percentage than is typical for companies in the Data Processing Services industry and highlights that the smart money sees this stock as an important holding.
Mutual fund holders61.36%
Other institutional48.90%
Individual stakeholders0.56%

Largest Quarterly Institutional

Latest Institutional Activity

9/30/2015NEWTON INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LTD...  Bought 4.0 Million shares of Western Union Co
9/30/2015SEB INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AB  Bought 2.6 Million shares of Western Union Co
9/30/2015VAN ECK ASSOCIATES CORP.  Bought 2.1 Million shares of Western Union Co

Top 10 Owners of Western Union Co

Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
Capital Research & Management Co....13.12%66,309,1901,276,451,90800.00%
Fidelity Management & Research Co...9.08%45,874,938883,092,557-416,597-0.90%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.9.03%45,621,506878,213,991+387,931+0.86%
Abrams Capital Management LP4.28%21,608,707415,967,61000.00%
BlackRock Fund Advisors4.26%21,501,406413,902,066+429,213+2.04%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.4.05%20,482,421394,286,604-421,180-2.01%
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.2.51%12,701,446244,502,836-16,013,136-55.77%
Ariel Investments LLC2.09%10,537,401202,844,969+218,000+2.11%
Newton Investment Management Ltd.1.86%9,401,792180,984,496+4,028,764+74.98%
SouthernSun Asset Management LLC1.85%9,329,164179,586,407+748,370+8.72%

Top 10 Mutual Funds Holding Western Union Co

Mutual fundStakeShares
Total value ($)Shares
bought / sold
American Funds Investment Company...7.07%35,700,000687,225,00000.00%
Fidelity Low Priced Stock Fund3.96%20,005,500385,105,875-642,900-3.11%
Fidelity Series Intrinsic Opportu...2.81%14,200,000273,350,00000.00%
American Funds Capital World Grow...2.24%11,294,000217,409,50000.00%
Vanguard Mid Cap Index Fund2.08%10,531,336202,728,218-86,710-0.82%
Vanguard Total Stock Market Index...1.81%9,118,175175,524,869+18,935+0.21%
American Funds Insurance Series -...1.63%8,225,000158,331,25000.00%
Vanguard 500 Index Fund1.21%6,098,709117,400,148+33,104+0.55%
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund1.14%5,750,000110,687,500-1,000,000-14.81%
Vanguard Institutional Index Fund1.08%5,474,491105,383,952-72,557-1.31%