NYSE:UNP - Union Pacific Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$170.24 +0.61 (+0.36 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 07:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$169.63
Today's Range$169.7250 - $171.35
52-Week Range$125.31 - $171.35
Volume3.27 million shs
Average Volume4.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$123.06 billion
P/E Ratio21.52
Dividend Yield1.89%
Beta1.1
Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, engages in the railroad business in the United States. It offers transportation services for agricultural products, including grains, commodities produced from grains, fertilizers, and food and beverage products; coal and sand, as well as petroleum, liquid petroleum gases, and renewables; construction products, industrial chemicals, plastics, forest products, specialized products, metals and ores, and soda ash, as well as intermodal and finished vehicles. As of December 31, 2018, its rail network included 32,236 route miles linking Pacific Coast and Gulf Coast ports with the Midwest and Eastern United States gateways. Union Pacific Corporation was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryRailroads
SectorTransportation
CUSIP90781810
Phone402-544-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$22.83 billion
Cash Flow$11.1633 per share
Book Value$28.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$5.97 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees41,992
Market Cap$123.06 billion
OptionableOptionable

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Union Pacific's stock symbol?

Union Pacific trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UNP."

How often does Union Pacific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Union Pacific?

Union Pacific declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.88 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $3.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 27th. This is a positive change from Union Pacific's previous quarterly dividend of $0.80. View Union Pacific's Dividend History.

When did Union Pacific's stock split? How did Union Pacific's stock split work?

Shares of Union Pacific split on Monday, June 9th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, May 15th 2014. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, June 6th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Union Pacific stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Union Pacific's stock buyback program work?

Union Pacific announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, February 7th 2019, which allows the company to repurchase 150,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Union Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 24th. The railroad operator reported $2.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.06 by $0.06. The railroad operator had revenue of $5.76 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.73 billion. Union Pacific had a net margin of 26.13% and a return on equity of 27.95%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.53 earnings per share. View Union Pacific's Earnings History.

When is Union Pacific's next earnings date?

Union Pacific is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Union Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for UNP?

18 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Union Pacific's shares. Their predictions range from $134.00 to $193.00. On average, they expect Union Pacific's stock price to reach $169.4118 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Union Pacific.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Union Pacific?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Union Pacific in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Union Pacific.

Has Union Pacific been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about UNP stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Union Pacific earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the railroad operator a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Union Pacific?

Union Pacific saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,106,428 shares, a decrease of 35.0% from the January 15th total of 12,469,702 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,432,648 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Union Pacific's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Union Pacific's key competitors?

Who are Union Pacific's key executives?

Union Pacific's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lance M. Fritz, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Robert M. Knight Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Rhonda S. Ferguson, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 50)
  • Ms. Elizabeth F. Whited, Exec. VP & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Vincenzo James Vena, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)

Who are Union Pacific's major shareholders?

Union Pacific's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.52%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (4.44%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.56%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.33%), Northern Trust Corp (1.12%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.00%). Company insiders that own Union Pacific stock include Cameron A Scott, Elizabeth F Whited, Lynden L Tennison and Robert M Knight Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Union Pacific.

Which institutional investors are selling Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., USS Investment Management Ltd, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Prudential PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Paloma Partners Management Co, 1832 Asset Management L.P. and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. Company insiders that have sold Union Pacific company stock in the last year include Elizabeth F Whited, Lynden L Tennison and Robert M Knight Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Union Pacific.

Which institutional investors are buying Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Jennison Associates LLC, Boston Partners, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd and Two Sigma Advisers LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Union Pacific.

How do I buy shares of Union Pacific?

Shares of UNP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Union Pacific's stock price today?

One share of UNP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $170.24.

How big of a company is Union Pacific?

Union Pacific has a market capitalization of $123.06 billion and generates $22.83 billion in revenue each year. The railroad operator earns $5.97 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.91 on an earnings per share basis. Union Pacific employs 41,992 workers across the globe.

What is Union Pacific's official website?

The official website for Union Pacific is http://www.up.com.

How can I contact Union Pacific?

Union Pacific's mailing address is 1400 DOUGLAS STREET, OMAHA NE, 68179. The railroad operator can be reached via phone at 402-544-5000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Union Pacific (NYSE UNP)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  980 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  642 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,622
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This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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