The Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is going down by -0.20% in today’s trading session, a fall equivalent to -0.33% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out 4 hours ago stating that Union Pacific Corporation Invites You to Join Its 3rd Quarter 2019 Earnings Release Broadcast by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $165.0584, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $168.07. UNP finished the previous session at $167.87 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1,027,436.
In the 100 days of trading, UNP managed to top a 169.81% Moving average. Additionally, Union Pacific Corporation shares have achieved a 52-week range between 128.08 and 180.54 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 45.53%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 705.50M, equal to the value of $118.43B in market capitalization. In the last 30 days, Union Pacific Corporation shares went down by -2.73%, adding 172.21 to growth in value, on top of a +6.96% boost since 08/19/19.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Analyst’s Estimates
Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) could record at least $2.40 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 10/17/2019, a number that would actually represent an increase of 13.25% YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, Union Pacific Corporation would be rated as Overweight. Out of 26 different analysts monitoring UNP stock, 14 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 9 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 2 indicate that UNP is an OVERWEIGHT, 1 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERWEIGHT.
On Jul-26-19, the stock earned a Upgrade rating due to a new analyst call from Atlantic Equities, while analysts from Cascend Securities believe that the stock is set at Hold from Buy, as concluded on Jul-17-19. Goldman, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Buy as confirmed through a call on Jul-10-19.
Barclays, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on Jun-13-19, giving the stock a Equal Weight from the Overweight rating.
UNP Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +41.78% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +37.30%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 10.11%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 1.07. Additionally, Union Pacific Corporation is recording price volatility of 1.90% for the period of the last seven days and 2.00% in the last 30 days.
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Union Pacific Corporation had its Raw Stochastic average set at 45.53% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 69.84%. Stochastic %K for Union Pacific Corporation, with the last 20 days included, was set at 69.33%, having Stochastic %D topping 73.94%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Union Pacific Corporation stocks with recording 21.44% in metrics.
Union Pacific Corporation Insider Watch:
Similarly, 81.61% of the company’s float is held by institutions – and there are 2,239 institutions in total holding shares of this company. The top three institutional holders of UNP stocks are: Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with ownership of $10.12 billion, which is approximately 59,824,760 of the company’s shares; Blackrock Inc., holding 45,631,848 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $7.72 billion; and State Street Corporation, currently with more than 29,613,625 shares of the company valued at $5.01 billion. Positions in Union Pacific Corporation stocks held by institutional investors has been changing actively in the past six months, a period during which there were 5 insider purchases amounting to 38,462 shares. Similarly, there were 5 sale transactions amounting to 40,287 shares, with the net shares purchased during the last six months reaching -1,825.