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

$166.25
+3.80 (+2.34 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 07:12 AM ET)
Today's Range
$160.64
Now: $166.25
$166.89
50-Day Range
$161.92
MA: $171.42
$180.02
52-Week Range
$128.08
Now: $166.25
$180.54
Volume2.13 million shs
Average Volume2.97 million shs
Market Capitalization$117.13 billion
P/E Ratio19.29
Dividend Yield2.17%
Beta1.04
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; and construction products, industrial chemicals, plastics, forest products, specialized products, metals and ores, and soda ash, as well as intermodal and finished vehicles. Read More…

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$11.3327 per share
Book Value$25.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$5.97 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees41,967
Market Cap$117.13 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.97 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $3.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. This is an increase from Union Pacific's previous quarterly dividend of $0.88. View Union Pacific's Dividend History.

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

Union Pacific shares split on the morning of Monday, June 9th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, May 15th 2014. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes 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 permits the company to buyback 150,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 18th. The railroad operator reported $2.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.12 by $0.10. The railroad operator earned $5.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.62 billion. Union Pacific had a return on equity of 31.74% and a net margin of 26.95%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.98 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, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Union Pacific.

What price target have analysts set for UNP?

22 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Union Pacific's stock. Their predictions range from $140.00 to $206.00. On average, they expect Union Pacific's share price to reach $182.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Union Pacific.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Union Pacific?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Union Pacific in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 14 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?

Media coverage about UNP stock has trended negative on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Union Pacific earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the railroad operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Union Pacific.

Are investors shorting Union Pacific?

Union Pacific saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,760,000 shares, an increase of 20.0% from the June 30th total of 4,798,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,190,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.8 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's stock are sold short. View Union Pacific's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Union Pacific's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Union Pacific own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Union Pacific investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Home Depot (HD), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.49%), BlackRock Inc. (6.48%), Northern Trust Corp (1.21%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.16%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.05%) and Morgan Stanley (0.94%). Company insiders that own Union Pacific stock include Elizabeth F Whited, Lynden L Tennison, Rhonda S Ferguson, Robert M Knight Jr, Todd M Rynaski and William J Delaney III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Union Pacific.

Which major investors are selling Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Quest Capital Management Inc. ADV, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Prudential PLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Union Pacific company stock in the last year include Lynden L Tennison, Rhonda S Ferguson, Robert M Knight Jr and Todd M Rynaski. View Insider Buying and Selling for Union Pacific.

Which major investors are buying Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Soroban Capital Partners LP, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Holocene Advisors LP, Banco Santander S.A., First Manhattan Co. and Northern Trust Corp. 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 $166.25.

How big of a company is Union Pacific?

Union Pacific has a market capitalization of $117.13 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 41,967 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Union Pacific.

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:  1,034 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  682 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,716
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This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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