Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) : Alta Capital Management scooped up 191,321 additional shares in Union Pacific Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 21, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 670,069 shares of Union Pacific Corporation which is valued at $60,058,284.Union Pacific Corporation makes up approximately 3.67% of Alta Capital Management’s portfolio.
Union Pacific Corporation opened for trading at $88.79 and hit $89.8 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $89.17, with a gain of 0.46% or 0.41 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 38,51,810 shares. Company has a market cap of $74,995 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Lodestar Investment Counselil boosted its stake in UNP in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,753 additional shares and now holds a total of 170,113 shares of Union Pacific Corporation which is valued at $15,247,228. Union Pacific Corporation makes up approx 2.15% of Lodestar Investment Counselil’s portfolio.First Quadrant L Pca reduced its stake in UNP by selling 1,400 shares or 0.98% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 141,782 shares of UNP which is valued at $12,707,921. Union Pacific Corporation makes up approx 0.27% of First Quadrant L Pca’s portfolio. Somerset Trust Co sold out all of its stake in UNP during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 16,775 shares of UNP which is valued $1,362,298.Burns J W Co Incny reduced its stake in UNP by selling 900 shares or 9.26% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,815 shares of UNP which is valued at $693,652. Union Pacific Corporation makes up approx 0.22% of Burns J W Co Incny’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Union Pacific Corporation reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.10. The company had revenue of $4829.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4887.49 million. The company’s revenue was down -14.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.30 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Union Pacific Corporation. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 22, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 95 from a previous price target of $90 .Shares were Downgraded by UBS on Apr 18, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 88 from a previous price target of $89 .Union Pacific Corporation was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Equal-Weight” on Feb 23, 2016.
Union Pacific Corporation operates through its principal operating company Union Pacific Railroad Company. The Company is a Class I railroad operating in the United States which has 31974 route miles and maintains coordinated schedules with other rail carriers to move freight. It links 23 states in the western two-thirds of the country by rail providing a supply chain link around the world. Its business mix includes agricultural products automotive chemicals coal industrial products and intermodal. The Company serves United States population centers operates from West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways connects with Canada’s rail systems and serves six Mexico gateways. The Company’s freight traffic consists of bulk manifest and premium business.