Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) had declared a cash dividend of $0.6050 on Nov 17, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Nov 28, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Nov 30, 2016. On Nov 17, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 2.4691%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Dec 29, 2016.
In a different note, On Sep 13, 2016, Citigroup said it Maintains its rating on Union Pacific Corporation. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $100.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Buy’ by the firm. On Sep 12, 2016, Barclays said it Maintains its rating on Union Pacific Corporation. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $91.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Equal-weight’ by the firm.
Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) made into the market gainers list on Mondays trading session with the shares advancing 1.03% or 1.02 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $99.83, which is also near the day’s high of $100. The stock began the session at $98.93 and the volume stood at 36,53,396 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $100.63 and the 52 week low is $67.06. The company has a current market capitalization of $82,271 M and it has 82,41,12,430 shares in outstanding.
Union Pacific Corporation(UNP) last announced its earnings results on Jul 21, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $4.77B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $4.78B. Earnings per share were $1.17. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $1.17.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Oct 11, 2016, Cameron A Scott (EVP & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER) sold 6,484 shares at $98.44 per share price.Also, On Sep 9, 2016, Robert M Jr Knight (EVP & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER) sold 5,000 shares at $97.00 per share price.On Jun 6, 2016, Diane K Duren (EVP & CORPORATE SECRETARY) sold 2,500 shares at $85.46 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Union Pacific Corporation operates through its principal operating company Union Pacific Railroad Company. The Company is a Class I railroad operating in the United States which has 31974 route miles and maintains coordinated schedules with other rail carriers to move freight. It links 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country by rail providing a supply chain link around the world. Its business mix includes agricultural products automotive chemicals coal industrial products and intermodal. The Company serves United States population centers operates from West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways connects with Canada’s rail systems and serves six Mexico gateways. The Company’s freight traffic consists of bulk manifest and premium business.