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NYSE:UNP

Union Pacific (UNP) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$216.50
-8.49 (-3.77%)
(As of 05/19/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$212.72
$220.30
50-Day Range
$216.50
$276.69
52-Week Range
$195.68
$278.94
Volume
5.43 million shs
Average Volume
3.63 million shs
Market Capitalization
$135.97 billion
P/E Ratio
20.58
Dividend Yield
2.03%
Beta
1.21
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About Union Pacific

Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, operates in the railroad business in the United States. The company offers transportation services for grain and grain products, fertilizers, food and refrigerated products, and coal and renewables to grain processors, animal feeders, ethanol producers, and other agricultural users; petroleum, and liquid petroleum gases; and construction products, industrial chemicals, plastics, forest products, specialized products, metals and ores, soda ash, and sand, as well as finished automobiles, automotive parts, and merchandise in intermodal containers. As of December 31, 2021, its rail network included 32,452 route miles connecting Pacific Coast and Gulf Coast ports with the Midwest and Eastern United States gateways. The company was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska.

Headlines

Court: Some rail rate talks allowed in price-fixing suits
Some of the details of rate conversations between the nation’s four largest railroads will now be included in lawsuits challenging billions of dollars of charges the railroads charged, but this week’s mixed ruling from a federal appeals court will also exclude some documents
Rail unions refusing advance payments in favor of a new deal
All the major railroads now plan to offer their employees up to $600 a month in advance of raises they expect to pay once the current two-year-old national contract talks are eventually settled
CSX to pay workers more in advance of expected rail raises
CSX has agreed to start paying some of its employees more in advance of raises the railroad expects to agree to as part of ongoing national contract talks
US markets poised to open higher while Netflix tumbles 27%
Wall Street inched up in premarket trading Wednesday, following European markets higher after a mixed session in Asia
World shares mostly gain as Shanghai eases pandemic shutdown
Stocks have advanced in Europe after a mixed session in Asia
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-Industry
Railroads
CUSIP
90781810
Employees
32,124
Year Founded
1862

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$21.80 billion
Cash Flow
$13.03 per share
Book Value
$18.94 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$6.52 billion
Pretax Margin
39.01%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
626,267,000
Market Cap
$135.97 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
2/25/2022
Dividend Payable
3/31/2022
Last Earnings
4/21/2022
Today
5/19/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
5/27/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
7/28/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

3.24 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

5th out of 171 stocks

Railroads, Line-Haul Operating Industry

1st out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -













Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Union Pacific a buy right now?

21 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Union Pacific in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings, 12 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Union Pacific stock.
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Are investors shorting Union Pacific?

Union Pacific saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,780,000 shares, a drop of 17.1% from the March 31st total of 8,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,760,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Union Pacific's next earnings date?

Union Pacific is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 28th 2022.
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How were Union Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) issued its earnings results on Thursday, April, 21st. The railroad operator reported $2.57 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.55 by $0.02. The railroad operator had revenue of $5.86 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.76 billion. Union Pacific had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 50.20% and a net margin of 30.06%. The business's revenue was up 17.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $2.00 earnings per share.
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How often does Union Pacific pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Union Pacific?

Union Pacific declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 12th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $1.30 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $5.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 27th. This is a boost from Union Pacific's previous quarterly dividend of $1.18.
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Is Union Pacific a good dividend stock?

Union Pacific pays an annual dividend of $4.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.03%. Union Pacific has been increasing its dividend for 17 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Union Pacific is 44.87%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Union Pacific will have a dividend payout ratio of 36.90% next year. This indicates that Union Pacific will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Union Pacific's stock split? How did Union Pacific's stock split work?

Shares of Union Pacific 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 payable 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 approved a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, February 3rd 2022, which allows the company to repurchase 100,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for UNP?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Union Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $215.00 to $310.00. On average, they expect Union Pacific's share price to reach $265.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Union Pacific's key executives?
Union Pacific's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lance M. Fritz, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59, Pay $3.98M)
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Hamann, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.45M)
  • Ms. Elizabeth F. Whited, Exec. VP of Sustainability & Strategy (Age 56, Pay $1.41M)
  • Mr. Kenyatta G. Rocker, Exec. VP of Marketing & Sales - Union Pacific Railroad Company (Age 50, Pay $1.32M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Eric J. Gehringer, Exec. VP of Operations - Union Pacific Railroad Company (Age 42, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. Rahul Jalali, Sr. VP of Information Technologies & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Scott D. Moore, Sr. VP of Corp. Relations & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Brad Stock, Assistant VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Craig V. Richardson, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Clarissa Beyah-Taylor, Chief Communications Officer
What is Lance Fritz's approval rating as Union Pacific's CEO?

921 employees have rated Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz on Glassdoor.com. Lance Fritz has an approval rating of 8% among Union Pacific's employees. This puts Lance Fritz in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walmart (WMT), Verizon Communications (VZ), Procter & Gamble (PG) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

What is Union Pacific's stock symbol?

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

Who are Union Pacific's major shareholders?

Union Pacific's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.57%), BlackRock Inc. (7.01%), State Street Corp (4.60%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.79%), Wellington Management Group LLP (1.39%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.17%). Company insiders that own Union Pacific stock include Elizabeth F Whited, Jennifer L Hamann, Kenyatta G Rocker and Todd M Rynaski.
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Which major investors are selling Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Wellington Management Group LLP, BlackRock Inc., Capital World Investors, TCI Fund Management Ltd., Capital Research Global Investors, Maj Invest Holding A S, and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Union Pacific company stock in the last year include Elizabeth F Whited, Jennifer L Hamann, and Kenyatta G Rocker.
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Which major investors are buying Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Mizuho Markets Americas LLC, State Street Corp, Parnassus Investments LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Union Pacific's stock price today?

One share of UNP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $216.50.

How much money does Union Pacific make?

Union Pacific has a market capitalization of $135.97 billion and generates $21.80 billion in revenue each year. The railroad operator earns $6.52 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.52 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Union Pacific have?

Union Pacific employs 32,124 workers across the globe.

Does Union Pacific have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Union Pacific: Railex (Assets), and Union Pacific Railroad Company.

When was Union Pacific founded?

Union Pacific was founded in 1862.

What is Union Pacific's official website?

The official website for Union Pacific is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 402-271-6408.

This page was last updated on 5/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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