IHT Wealth Management LLC decreased its position in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) by 5.2% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,652 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after selling 90 shares during the quarter. IHT Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in Union Pacific Corporation were worth $176,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. OLD Mutual Customised Solutions Proprietary Ltd. lifted its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 10.2% in the 1st quarter. OLD Mutual Customised Solutions Proprietary Ltd. now owns 28,990 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $3,071,000 after buying an additional 2,690 shares during the last quarter. Driehaus Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in Union Pacific Corporation in the 1st quarter worth approximately $234,000. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC lifted its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 7.7% in the 1st quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 9,707 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $1,028,000 after buying an additional 695 shares during the last quarter. B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund lifted its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 614.3% in the 1st quarter. B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund now owns 231,358 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $24,505,000 after buying an additional 198,967 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Clarity Capital KCPS Ltd. bought a new stake in Union Pacific Corporation in the 1st quarter worth approximately $227,000. Institutional investors own 78.56% of the company’s stock.
In other Union Pacific Corporation news, EVP Cameron A. Scott sold 17,604 shares of Union Pacific Corporation stock in a transaction on Friday, July 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $107.60, for a total transaction of $1,894,190.40. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 95,470 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,272,572. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Insiders own 0.20% of the company’s stock.
Shares of Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) traded up 0.65% during trading on Tuesday, hitting $108.80. The company had a trading volume of 1,056,306 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $104.14 and its 200 day moving average price is $107.24. Union Pacific Corporation has a 52 week low of $87.06 and a 52 week high of $115.15. The company has a market capitalization of $87.08 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.73 and a beta of 0.81.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 20th. The railroad operator reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $5.25 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.19 billion. Union Pacific Corporation had a return on equity of 22.70% and a net margin of 21.79%. Union Pacific Corporation’s revenue was up 10.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.17 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Union Pacific Corporation will post $5.79 earnings per share for the current year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.605 per share. This represents a $2.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. Union Pacific Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 43.84%.
A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their target price on Union Pacific Corporation from $118.00 to $120.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, August 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and issued a $115.00 target price on shares of Union Pacific Corporation in a research report on Friday, August 25th. BMO Capital Markets restated a “buy” rating and issued a $123.00 target price on shares of Union Pacific Corporation in a research report on Friday, August 11th. BidaskClub downgraded Union Pacific Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Union Pacific Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $113.22.
About Union Pacific Corporation
Union Pacific Corporation is a railroad operating company in the United States. The Company operates through its principal operating company, Union Pacific Railroad Company (UPRR). Its business mix includes Agricultural Products, Automotive, Chemicals, Coal, Industrial Products and Intermodal. Its freight traffic consists of bulk, manifest, and premium business.
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