After $1.50 actual EPS reported by Union Pacific Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.00 % EPS growth. Ltd. now owns 1,070 shares of the railroad operator's stock valued at $117,000 after acquiring an additional 340 shares in the last quarter. About 1.16 million shares traded.
Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday, January 6th. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. The California-based Montecito Savings Bank And has invested 0.37% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Legacy Private Trust sold 3,085 shares as the company's stock declined 2.52% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 372,798 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $54.09M, down from 402,785 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Union Pacific Corp now has $111.13B valuation. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $20.61. Finally, iAB Financial Bank boosted its stake in Union Pacific by 23.8% during the second quarter. iAB Financial Bank now owns 3,900 shares of the railroad operator's stock worth $425,000 after buying an additional 750 shares during the last quarter.
Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Therefore 43% are positive. Equities analysts anticipate that Union Pacific Corporation will post $5.64 EPS for the current year. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $123.0 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by J.P. Morgan on Wednesday, December 13. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform" on Wednesday, September 2.
Among 28 analysts covering Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP), 12 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Tuesday, March 8. (NASDAQ:NLST) earned "Buy" rating by B. Riley & Co on Monday, August 7. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, October 2. UBS Group upgraded shares of Union Pacific from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, January 5th. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, July 20 by Oppenheimer. As per Tuesday, January 9, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.
Investors of record on Thursday, November 30th were given a dividend of $0.665 per share. Its down 0.01, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. The correct version of this article can be read at https://www.thelincolnianonline.com/2018/01/13/cypress-asset-management-inc-tx-sells-2737-shares-of-union-pacific-co-unp.html.
Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment
It is flat, as 45 investors sold JNJ shares while 871 reduced holdings. only 111 funds opened positions while 645 raised stakes. Tuttle Tactical Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Johnson & Johnson during the second quarter worth $103,000.
Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in UNP. 601.66 million shares or 1.15% less from 608.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) accumulated 564,363 shares. HBK Sorce Advisory LLC now owns 8,830 shares of the railroad operator's stock worth $861,000 after buying an additional 5,789 shares during the period. Weik Ser, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 10,100 shares. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83, a quick ratio of 0.97 and a current ratio of 1.16. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Citigroup. 4,593 are held by Burt Wealth Advisors. (NYSE:STAY) for 1.71 million shares. Mechanics Bancshares Tru Department invested in 8,869 shares. The Massachusetts-based Colony Grp Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Ahl Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership holds 14,098 shares. Sii Invests Wi stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Penn Company invested in 992,428 shares. The railroad operator reported $1.50 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.49 by $0.01. (NYSE:STAY) rating on Thursday, June 29. Therefore 35% are positive. Aramark Holdings Corporation had 34 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Sunday, November 26 report. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Friday, February 19 with "Outperform". The company's revenue was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The company was maintained on Friday, November 10 by Robert W. Baird. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $20 target. Goldman Sachs Group initiated coverage on Union Pacific in a report on Monday, November 13th. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Thursday, June 22 by Jefferies. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Extended Stay America, Inc. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 9 by RBC Capital Markets.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.74 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.38, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 61 investors sold USB shares while 441 reduced holdings. On Tuesday, January 2 the insider McLaughlin Edward Grunde sold $2.61 million. Halsey Assocs Inc Ct reported 5,064 shares.
Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, operates railroads in the United States.
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