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Western Union Co (NYSE:WU)
Pretax Income
$925 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2014)

Pretax income is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes. Western Union Co's pretax income for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $273 Mil. Its pretax income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was $925 Mil. Western Union Co's pretax margin was 18.93%.

During the past 13 years, Western Union Co's highest Pretax Margin was 33.70%. The lowest was 16.73%. And the median was 23.45%.


Definition

This is the income that a company earns before paying income taxes.

Western Union Co's Pretax Income for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2013 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=1107.4+5.7+-195.6+9.4+-1.13686837722E-13
=927

Western Union Co's Pretax Income for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Income=Operating Income+Non-Recurring Items+Interest Expense+Interest Income+Other
=314.1+0.1+-43.2+1.8+-5.68434188608E-14
=273

Western Union Co Pre-Tax Income for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2014 was 192.8 (Dec. 2013 ) + 227.4 (Mar. 2014 ) + 232.1 (Jun. 2014 ) + 272.8 (Sep. 2014 ) = $925 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Western Union Co's Pretax Margin for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Pretax Margin=Pretax Income/Revenue
=272.8/1440.9
=18.93%

During the past 13 years, Western Union Co's highest Pretax Margin was 33.70%. The lowest was 16.73%. And the median was 23.45%.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Operating Income, Interest Expense, Interest Income, Non-Recurring Items, Revenue


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Western Union Co Annual Data

Dec04Dec05Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13
Pretax Income 01,3441,3351,2221,2391,1321,1451,2751,169927

Western Union Co Quarterly Data

Jun12Sep12Dec12Mar13Jun13Sep13Dec13Mar14Jun14Sep14
Pretax Income 310324245250232252193227232273
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