Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) : Traders are bullish on Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 2.81% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 2.1%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 3.63% in the last 1 week, and is up 7.31% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.47% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 9.26%.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): The stock opened at $94.97 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $95.34 for the day. The stock traded down to $93.71 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $93.98 with a loss of -0.76% for the day. The stock had closed at $94.70 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 4,030,880 shares.
The company Insiders own 0.14% of Union Pacific Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -1.87% . Institutional Investors own 80.67% of Union Pacific Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -1.01%. In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (EVP & CORPORATE SECRETARY) of Union Pacific Corp, Duren Diane K had sold 2,500 shares worth of $213,650 in a transaction dated June 3, 2016. In this transaction, 2,500 shares were sold at $85.46 per share.
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 31,974 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 Canadas rail systems and serves six Mexico gateways. The Companys freight traffic consists of bulk, manifest, and premium business.