Union Pacific Corp. Rating Reiterated by RBC Capital (UNP)
Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP)‘s stock had its “sector perform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at RBC Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. They currently have a $160.00 target price on the stock. RBC Capital’s price target indicates a potential upside of 3.96% from the company’s current price.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on UNP. Analysts at Credit Suisse cut their EPS estimates on shares of Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) in a research note on Friday. They now have an “outperform” rating and a $182.00 price target on the stock. They previously had a $184.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein raised their price target on shares of Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) from $158.00 to $167.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday. They now have a “market perform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) in a research note to investors on Friday, August 30th. They now have a $162.00 price target on the stock. Thirteen analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $143.40.
Shares of Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) traded down 0.95% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $153.90. 4,186,126 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Union Pacific Corp. has a 1-year low of $116.06 and a 1-year high of $165.18. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $156.5 and a 200-day moving average of $153.4. The company has a market cap of $71.386 billion and a P/E ratio of 17.69.
Union Pacific Corp. (NYSE:UNP) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 18th. The company reported $2.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.35 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $5.50 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.51 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.10 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Union Pacific Corp. will post $9.52 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) owns transportation companies.
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