Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Analysts See $1.88 EPS

June 15, 2018 - By Christine Ryals

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.19, from 0.94 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 62 investors sold Union Pacific Corporation shares while 557 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 359 raised stakes. 589.68 million shares or 1.47% less from 598.50 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Weybosset Research And Management Limited Liability Co has 5,135 shares. Amarillo Bancshares has 0.15% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 2,071 shares. M&T Retail Bank stated it has 546,181 shares. Schroder Inv Mngmt Gp holds 0.23% or 973,999 shares. Sarasin Partners Llp holds 1.87% or 709,235 shares in its portfolio. 5,577 were accumulated by Golub Gru Limited Liability. Rockland holds 123,885 shares. Partnervest Advisory Services Ltd Liability Com holds 0.12% or 1,830 shares. Great Lakes Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.03% or 10,256 shares. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Ltd Liability Company has 0.5% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Family Firm Inc reported 0.23% stake. Gideon Capital Inc invested in 0.32% or 3,857 shares. Lazard Asset Mgmt Ltd has 273,164 shares. Oregon-based Auxier Asset Mngmt has invested 0.3% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Highland Capital Management Limited Liability holds 0.11% or 10,290 shares in its portfolio.

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $7.37 million activity. Shares for $2.08M were sold by Whited Elizabeth F.

Analysts expect Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) to report $1.88 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.43 EPS change or 29.66 % from last quarter’s $1.45 EPS. UNP’s profit would be $1.46 billion giving it 19.27 P/E if the $1.88 EPS is correct. After having $1.68 EPS previously, Union Pacific Corporation’s analysts see 11.90 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.46% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $144.94. About 2.83 million shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 32.23% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.66% the S&P500.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Ratings Coverage

Among 18 analysts covering Union Pacific Corp (NYSE:UNP), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Union Pacific Corp had 28 analyst reports since January 5, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $125 target in Friday, January 26 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Monday, April 2. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $155 target in Monday, June 4 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, June 1 by BMO Capital Markets. Scotia Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, January 11 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 9 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, June 1. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 24. The rating was upgraded by Daiwa Securities on Thursday, January 11 to “Outperform”. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Friday, June 1 report.

Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, operates railroads in the United States. The company has market cap of $112.41 billion. It offers transportation services for agricultural products, including grains, commodities produced from grains, and food and beverage products; automotive products, such as finished vehicles and automotive parts; and chemicals comprising industrial chemicals, plastics, fertilizers, petroleum and liquid petroleum gases, crude oil, and soda ash. It has a 10.5 P/E ratio. The firm also provides transportation services for coal, petroleum coke, and biomass; industrial products consisting of construction products, minerals, consumer goods, metals, lumber, paper, and other miscellaneous products; and intermodal import and export container traffic.

More news for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Union Pacific Is On Track To Positively Surprise” on June 07, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Union Pacific plans $20B stock buyback, sees 60% operating ratio by 2020” and published on June 01, 2018 is yet another important article.

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