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Union Pacific - UNP Stock Forecast, Price & News

$212.96
+0.74 (+0.35%)
(As of 12/8/2022 01:21 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$212.36
$214.58
50-Day Range
$186.45
$217.50
52-Week Range
$183.70
$278.94
Volume
30,798 shs
Average Volume
3.25 million shs
Market Capitalization
$130.93 billion
P/E Ratio
19.00
Dividend Yield
2.46%
Price Target
$222.28

Union Pacific MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.37 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
3.7% Upside
$222.28 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.97% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.53
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
-0.21mentions of Union Pacific in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$259,799 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.82%
From $11.52 to $11.73 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.50 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

34th out of 124 stocks

Railroads, Line - Haul Operating Industry

1st out of 5 stocks

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About Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) Stock

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.

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UNP Stock News Headlines

Investors press railroads to add sick time for workers
The major freight railroads now face pressure from investors to add sick days after Congress declined to require them as part of the contracts they imposed last week to avert a potentially devastating nationwide rail strike
Asian shares mostly higher ahead of Fed chair's key speech
Asian shares are mostly higher ahead of a closely watched speech by the Federal Reserve chief that may give clues about future interest rate hikes
Asian shares mostly decline ahead of Fed chair's key speech
Asian shares are trading mostly lower ahead of a closely watched speech by the Federal Reserve chief that may give clues about future interest rate hikes
Business groups urge Congress to block potential rail strike
Business groups are increasing the pressure on lawmakers to intervene and block a railroad strike before next month's deadline in the stalled contract talks
US supply chain under threat as unions, railroads, clash
Railroad engineers accepted their deal with the railroads that will deliver 24% raises but conductors rejected the contract
Another union rejects deal with nation's freight railroads
Another railroad union has rejected its agreement with the nation’s freight railroads
Potential railroad strike delayed until early December
The possibility of an economically devastating railroad strike has been pushed back into early December to allow time for engineers and conductors to vote on their agreements with the freight railroads and give more opportunity for the industry to renegotiate with two unions that rejected their deals last month
StockNews.com Downgrades Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) to Hold
Senate Votes on Measures to Prevent Railroad Strike
House Passes Measure to Avert Railroad Strike
StockNews.com Upgrades Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) to Buy
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UNP Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/30 Dividend
8/30/2022
Dividend Payable
9/30/2022
Last Earnings
10/20/2022
Today
12/08/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/19/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$222.28
High Stock Price Forecast
$278.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$177.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+4.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.37
Research Coverage
19 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$6.52 billion
Pretax Margin
37.37%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$21.80 billion
Cash Flow
$13.83 per share
Book Value
$22.23 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
613,080,000
Market Cap
$130.93 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.12

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Lance M. Fritz (Age 59)
    Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman, and Pres
    Comp: $3.98M
  • Ms. Jennifer L. HamannMs. Jennifer L. Hamann (Age 54)
    Exec. VP and Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $1.45M
  • Ms. Elizabeth F. WhitedMs. Elizabeth F. Whited (Age 56)
    Exec. VP of Sustainability & Strategy and CHRO
    Comp: $1.41M
  • Mr. Kenyatta G. RockerMr. Kenyatta G. Rocker (Age 50)
    Exec. VP of Marketing & Sales - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    Comp: $1.32M
  • Mr. Eric J. Gehringer (Age 42)
    Exec. VP of Operations - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Mr. Rahul Jalali
    Sr. VP & 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 (Age 60)
    Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec.
  • Ms. Clarissa Beyah-Taylor
    Chief Communications Officer













UNP Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Union Pacific stock right now?

19 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Union Pacific in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" UNP shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UNP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Union Pacific's stock price forecast for 2023?

19 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Union Pacific's stock. Their UNP share price forecasts range from $177.00 to $278.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $222.28 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have UNP shares performed in 2022?

Union Pacific's stock was trading at $251.93 at the beginning of the year. Since then, UNP stock has decreased by 15.8% and is now trading at $212.22.
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When is Union Pacific's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 19th 2023.
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How were Union Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 20th. The railroad operator reported $3.19 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.06 by $0.13. The railroad operator earned $6.57 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.41 billion. Union Pacific had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 56.68% and a net margin of 28.95%. Union Pacific's revenue for the quarter was up 18.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.57 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, July 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $1.30 per share on Friday, September 30th. This represents a $5.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 30th.
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Is Union Pacific a good dividend stock?

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) pays an annual dividend of $5.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.46%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 15 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 46.39%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, UNP will have a dividend payout ratio of 44.33% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Union Pacific's stock split?

Union Pacific's stock split on the morning of Monday, June 9th 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, May 15th 2014. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, June 6th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of 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 of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, February 3rd 2022, which allows the company to repurchase 100,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

What is Lance Fritz's approval rating as Union Pacific's CEO?

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

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.84%), BlackRock Inc. (6.89%), State Street Corp (4.46%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.60%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.22%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.94%). Insiders that own company stock include Elizabeth F Whited, Jennifer L Hamann, Kenyatta G Rocker, Teresa Finley, Todd M Rynaski, Vincenzo J Vena and William J Delaney III.
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How do I buy shares of Union Pacific?

Shares of UNP stock 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 $212.22.

How much money does Union Pacific make?

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) has a market capitalization of $130.47 billion and generates $21.80 billion in revenue each year. The railroad operator earns $6.52 billion in net income (profit) each year or $11.21 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Union Pacific have?

The company employs 32,124 workers across the globe.

Does Union Pacific have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Union Pacific: Union Pacific Railroad Company.
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How can I contact Union Pacific?

Union Pacific's mailing address is 1400 DOUGLAS STREET, OMAHA NE, 68179. The official website for the company is www.up.com. The railroad operator can be reached via phone at (402) 544-5000, via email at investor.relations@up.com, or via fax at 402-271-6408.

This page (NYSE:UNP) was last updated on 12/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff