Union Pac Corp (UNP) Share Value Rose While Skylands Capital LLC Has Trimmed Position

September 16, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.83 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.08, from 0.75 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 47 investors sold UNP shares while 525 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 368 raised stakes. 554.78 million shares or 5.92% less from 589.68 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Newman Dignan & Sheerar holds 0.09% or 9,733 shares in its portfolio. Kingfisher Lc has 3,017 shares for 0.27% of their portfolio. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 10,762 shares or 0.18% of the stock. Numerixs Incorporated reported 1,900 shares. Marble Harbor Inv Counsel Limited Liability holds 0.23% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) or 8,400 shares. The Virginia-based Virginia Retirement Et Al has invested 0.34% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Goldman Sachs Group accumulated 6.38M shares. Barrett Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0.08% or 8,280 shares. Moreover, Balyasny Asset Management has 0% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Motco has 40,927 shares. Burns J W Comm New York invested in 7,499 shares. Stonebridge Management Inc owns 3,201 shares. Sterling Cap Limited Co holds 0.06% or 43,896 shares in its portfolio. Fayez Sarofim invested in 1.96M shares. South Dakota Inv Council reported 256,330 shares or 0.79% of all its holdings.

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $5.22 million activity. Whited Elizabeth F sold $2.08 million worth of stock or 15,576 shares. Shares for $1.28M were sold by Tennison Lynden L on Tuesday, August 28.

Skylands Capital Llc decreased its stake in Union Pac Corp (UNP) by 4.87% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Skylands Capital Llc sold 23,350 shares as the company’s stock rose 8.81% with the market. The hedge fund held 455,900 shares of the railroads company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $64.59M, down from 479,250 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Skylands Capital Llc who had been investing in Union Pac Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $116.40B market cap company. The stock increased 0.50% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $157.41. About 2.58M shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 44.72% since September 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.10% the S&P500.

Analysts await Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) to report earnings on October, 25. They expect $2.06 earnings per share, up 37.33 % or $0.56 from last year’s $1.5 per share. UNP’s profit will be $1.52 billion for 19.10 P/E if the $2.06 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.98 actual earnings per share reported by Union Pacific Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.04 % EPS growth.

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Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering Union Pacific Corp (NYSE:UNP), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Union Pacific Corp had 14 analyst reports since April 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, July 20. The company was maintained on Thursday, May 24 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Friday, June 1 by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, June 1 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Outperform”. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, July 20. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Monday, June 4 with “Neutral”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, April 10. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) earned “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Monday, April 2. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Wednesday, May 23 with “Buy”. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 15 by Deutsche Bank.

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