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Union Pacific Stock Forecast, Price & News

$206.05
+3.79 (+1.87 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$202.10
Now: $206.05
$206.42
50-Day Range
$173.37
MA: $197.24
$209.85
52-Week Range
$105.08
Now: $206.05
$211.14
Volume2.98 million shs
Average Volume3.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$138.85 billion
P/E Ratio25.56
Dividend Yield1.92%
Beta1.02
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 to grain processors, animal feeders, ethanol producers, and other agricultural users; 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. As of December 31, 2019, its rail network included 32,340 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.45 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryRailroads
CUSIP90781810
Phone402-544-5000
Employees31,362

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.71 billion
Cash Flow$11.74 per share
Book Value$26.11 per share

Profitability

Net Income$5.92 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$138.85 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$206.05
+3.79 (+1.87 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Union Pacific's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Union Pacific's stock was trading at $141.56 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UNP stock has increased by 45.6% and is now trading at $206.05.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Union Pacific?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Union Pacific in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Union Pacific?

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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, January 28th 2021.
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How were Union Pacific's earnings last quarter?

Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 22nd. The railroad operator reported $2.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.06 by $0.05. The railroad operator had revenue of $4.92 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.97 billion. Union Pacific had a net margin of 27.54% and a return on equity of 32.45%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.22 EPS.
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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, November 5th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 30th will be given a dividend of $0.97 per share on Wednesday, December 30th. This represents a $3.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 27th.
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When did Union Pacific's stock split? How did Union Pacific's stock split work?

Union Pacific shares split before market open on 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 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 approved a share buyback plan on Thursday, February 7th 2019, which permits the company to repurchase 150,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for UNP?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Union Pacific's shares. Their forecasts range from $138.00 to $239.00. On average, they expect Union Pacific's stock price to reach $187.87 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.8%.
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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), The Home Depot (HD), The Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walmart (WMT), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Procter & Gamble (PG) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Union Pacific's key executives?

Union Pacific's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lance M. Fritz, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57, Pay $2.21M)
  • Mr. Vincenzo James Vena, Chief Operating Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.82M)
  • Ms. Elizabeth F. Whited, Exec. VP & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 54, Pay $787.09k)
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Hamann, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jon T. Panzer, Sr. VP of Technology & Strategic Planning
  • Mr. Scott D. Moore, Sr. VP of Corp. Relations & Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Craig Richardson, Interim Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer
  • Ms. Clarissa Beyah-Taylor, Chief Communications Officer
  • Mr. Clark J. Ponthier CPIM, Sr. VP of Supply Chain & Continuous Improvement
  • Mr. Rick Holmes, Chief Information Security Officer & Assistant VP of Information Assurance

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 shareholders include State Street Corp (4.23%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.53%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.96%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.90%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.80%) and Morgan Stanley (0.71%). Company insiders that own Union Pacific stock include Elizabeth F Whited, Jennifer L Hamann, Rhonda S Ferguson, Robert M Knight Jr, Todd M Rynaski, Vincenzo J Vena and William J Delaney III.
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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 CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, State Street Corp, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Cibc World Markets Corp, Interval Partners LP, and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Union Pacific company stock in the last year include Elizabeth F Whited, Jennifer L Hamann, and Todd M Rynaski.
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Which major investors are buying Union Pacific stock?

UNP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, First Trust Advisors LP, Jennison Associates LLC, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Morgan Stanley, Sustainable Growth Advisers LP, Candlestick Capital Management LP, and Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc. CT. Company insiders that have bought Union Pacific stock in the last two years include Vincenzo J Vena, and William J Delaney III.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Union Pacific's stock price today?

One share of UNP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $206.05.

How big of a company is Union Pacific?

Union Pacific has a market capitalization of $138.85 billion and generates $21.71 billion in revenue each year. The railroad operator earns $5.92 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.38 on an earnings per share basis. Union Pacific employs 31,362 workers across the globe.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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