Union Pacific Corporation Commo (NYSE:UNP):
Union Pacific Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results.
The company is now down from yesterday’s close of $88.8.
The company declared a dividend for shareholders which was paid on Friday the 30th of September 2016. The dividend was $0.550 per share for the quarter which is $2.20 annualized. This dividend represents a yield of $2.44. The ex-dividend date was set for Monday the 29th of August 2016.
It is trading at $88.37 which is a tad under the 50 day moving average which is $94.35 and just below the 200 day moving average of $90.34. The 50 day moving average went down $-5.98 or -6.33% and the 200 day average was down $-1.97.
The P/E ratio is 17.71 and market capitalization is 72.83B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $4.99 and is estimated to be $5.00 for the current year with 824,112,000 shares currently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is forecasted at $1.24 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $5.60.
Several investment analysts have issued ratings on UNP. On October 24 analysts at Aegis Capital issued its first research report on the stock setting a rating of “Buy”. Seaport Global initiated coverage on the stock with a rating of “Buy”.
On October 21, 2016 the stock rating was changed to a “Market Perform” by RBC Capital a cut from the previous “Outperform” rating. On October 21 the company was set at “Market Perform” in a report from Cowen & Co. which is down from the previous “” rating.
September 13 investment analysts at Citigroup maintained a company rating of “Buy” but moved up the price target from $95.00 to $106.00. On September 12 Barclays made no change to the stock rating of “Equal-weight” and moved up the price target to $104.00 from $81.00.