What Are Analysts Suggestions On Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)


Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) will report its next earnings on Apr 19 – Apr 24 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $1.39/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.33/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.06/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 4.5%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Union Pacific Corporation and for the current quarter 28 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.25/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.12/share and a High Estimate of $1.33/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 22 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Union Pacific Corporation as 5.02 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Union Pacific Corporation is 4.85 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 5.21 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 4.83 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for UNP to be 7.8%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 13.7%. For the next 5 years, Union Pacific Corporation is expecting Growth of 11.34% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 6.79% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Union Pacific Corporation, where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 0 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 28 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Union Pacific Corporation might touch $142 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $113.21 and $70 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Union Pacific Corporation got Initiated on 14-Mar-17 where investment firm Wells Fargo Initiated the stock to Market Perform.

Union Pacific Corporation closed its last trading session at $105.45 with the gain of 0.51%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 86.25 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $111.38 and 52-week low of $77.29. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.47% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.64% and 9.56% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jan 26, 2017 and 52-Week Low on Apr 5, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 3.12 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.65 million. Union Pacific Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 20.9 and Forward P/E ratio of 16.72.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 20.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 13.6%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Union Pacific Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.27%, where Monthly Performance is -2.9%, Quarterly performance is 3.67%, 6 Months performance is 15.38% and yearly performance percentage is 30.69%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 2.81%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.36% and Monthly Volatility of 1.47%.