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 3.07% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.28%, 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 0.22% in the last 1 week, and is up 6.54% 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 1.69% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 5.87%. Union Pacific Corporation is up 7.38% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 20.61%.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $92.55 with an intraday high of $93.31. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $92.26. However, the stock managed to close at $93.05, a loss of 0.03% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $93.08. The total traded volume of the day was 2,801,094 shares.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, Deutsche Bank, downgrades their rating on the shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Deutsche Bank has a Hold rating on the shares. Previously, the analysts had a Buy rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on July 20, 2016.
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.