Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC reduced its stake in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) by 14.1% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 14,436 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after selling 2,373 shares during the quarter. Dorsey & Whitney Trust CO LLC’s holdings in Union Pacific Corporation were worth $1,573,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in UNP. Advantage Investment Management LLC grew its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 263.7% during the first quarter. Advantage Investment Management LLC now owns 953 shares of the railroad operator’s stock valued at $101,000 after acquiring an additional 691 shares during the last quarter. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC grew its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 96.3% during the first quarter. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC now owns 1,021 shares of the railroad operator’s stock valued at $108,000 after acquiring an additional 501 shares during the last quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC grew its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 36.3% during the first quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 1,028 shares of the railroad operator’s stock valued at $111,000 after acquiring an additional 274 shares during the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co. Ltd. grew its position in Union Pacific Corporation by 46.6% during the second quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co. Ltd. now owns 1,070 shares of the railroad operator’s stock valued at $117,000 after acquiring an additional 340 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ullmann Financial Group Inc. bought a new position in Union Pacific Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $122,000. 79.80% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of brokerages have commented on UNP. ValuEngine cut shares of Union Pacific Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) began coverage on shares of Union Pacific Corporation in a research report on Monday, November 13th. They set a “sell” rating and a $103.00 price target on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $124.00 price target on shares of Union Pacific Corporation in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Union Pacific Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Finally, Argus increased their price target on shares of Union Pacific Corporation from $125.00 to $130.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Union Pacific Corporation has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $117.59.

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Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE UNP) opened at $117.86 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.97, a current ratio of 1.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83. Union Pacific Corporation has a fifty-two week low of $100.10 and a fifty-two week high of $119.71. The stock has a market cap of $92,775.71, a P/E ratio of 20.82, a PEG ratio of 1.91 and a beta of 0.87.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The railroad operator reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.49 by $0.01. Union Pacific Corporation had a net margin of 21.84% and a return on equity of 23.35%. The firm had revenue of $5.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $5.32 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.36 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 4.5% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts forecast that Union Pacific Corporation will post 5.78 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be issued a $0.665 dividend. This is a boost from Union Pacific Corporation’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.61. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 29th. This represents a $2.66 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.26%. Union Pacific Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 42.76%.

Union Pacific Corporation Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

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