The average 1-year price target for Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) – averaging the work of different analysts – reveals a mean PT of $119.81/share. Tortoise Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of Union Pacific Corporation by 1.2% in the first quarter. The stock rose 1.23% or $1.3 reaching $106.71.
About shares traded. Newfield Exploration Co. Deutsche Bank maintained Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) rating on Friday, October 23. It has outperformed by 7.99% the S&P500. Keep in mind that Investors should not rely only on an analyst’s recommendation when taking a decision whether to buy, hold, or sell a stock. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of NFX in report on Tuesday, July 18 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, December 6. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Friday, October 2. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Monday, January 25. Wolfe Research lowered Union Pacific Corporation from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. The company was upgraded on Friday, September 4 by Zacks. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, April 27 by HSBC. Union Pacific Corporation earned a daily sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Its up 0.10, from 0.82 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 55 investors sold UNP shares while 509 reduced holdings.
Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First Financial Bank N.A. Trust Division raised its position in shares of Union Pacific Corporation by 0.5% in the third quarter. Btim invested in 0.9% or 546,794 shares.
More notable recent Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: “Union Pacific to layoff 750 U.S. employees amid broader cost-cutting” on August 16, 2017, also Reuters.com with their article: “Union Pacific CEO sees pent-up demand in Harvey recovery” published on September 06, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: “Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 29, 2017″ on August 28, 2017. Court Place Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Union Pacific Corporation by 0.4% in the first quarter. Savant Cap Lc holds 15,262 shares or 0.42% of its portfolio. Southpoint Capital Advisors Lp owns 2.62 million shares or 6.18% of their USA portfolio. Ally Finance owns 60,000 shares or 1.05% of their USA portfolio. Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) has a market cap of $84.82 billion and over the last 12 months, Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has gone stronger by 9.57%. More interesting news about Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Union Pacific – Rolling Forward” published on August 23, 2017 as well as Reuters.com’s news article titled: “Union Pacific says Arkema chemical plant fire hindering line repairs” with publication date: September 02, 2017. The railroad operator reported $1.39 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.33 by $0.06. Vident Invest Advisory Ltd Co reported 0.09% in Xencor Inc (NASDAQ:XNCR). Beacon Fincl has invested 0.28% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC now owns 3,633 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $396,000 after acquiring an additional 80 shares during the last quarter.
Union Pacific Corporation has a beta of 1.17, offering the possibility of a higher rate of return, but also posing more risk. Therefore 50% are positive.
In related news, EVP Cameron A. Scott sold 17,604 shares of Union Pacific Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 7th. (NYSE:NFX) rating on Thursday, August 3. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, January 22. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $78 target. Union Pacific Corporation presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $113.22. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 20 with “Hold”. (NYSE:NFX) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 6. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, November 2 by JP Morgan. The rating was initiated by Loop Capital with “Hold” on Thursday, August 4. Montecito Bank & Trust now owns 8,274 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $901,000 after acquiring an additional 209 shares during the last quarter. About 18,528 shares traded. Coherent, Inc. (COHR) has risen 187.82% since September 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.10% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.25, from 0.93 in 2016Q3. 56 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. The stock’s average target of $165 is -29.92% below today’s ($235.43) share price. Private Harbour Invest Mngmt Counsel Ltd invested in 1.58% or 98,675 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 0.02% invested in Newfield Exploration Co. Greystone Managed holds 0.38% or 83,607 shares in its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc owns 174,840 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Edinburgh Prns Limited accumulated 758 shares or 0.02% of the stock. The State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company holds 4.12M shares with $426.64M value, up from 4.09 million last quarter. Court Place Advisors LLC now owns 7,506 shares of the railroad operator’s stock valued at $795,000 after buying an additional 29 shares during the last quarter. California-based Globeflex Capital Limited Partnership has invested 0.07% in Paypoint plc (LON:PAY). Omers Administration Corporation has 20,300 shares. Snow Cap Mgmt L P accumulated 2.65% or 3.32M shares.
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