Endurance Wealth Management Inc. decreased its position in shares of Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) by 8.7% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 14,666 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after selling 1,400 shares during the quarter. Endurance Wealth Management Inc.’s holdings in Union Pacific were worth $1,967,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in UNP. Beach Investment Management LLC. raised its holdings in Union Pacific by 2,877.6% during the 2nd quarter. Beach Investment Management LLC. now owns 92,900 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $10,118,000 after purchasing an additional 89,780 shares during the last quarter. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in Union Pacific by 4.4% during the 2nd quarter. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. now owns 18,680 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $2,034,000 after purchasing an additional 792 shares during the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its holdings in Union Pacific by 7.7% during the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 2,910,507 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $316,984,000 after purchasing an additional 207,139 shares during the last quarter. Cadinha & Co. LLC raised its holdings in Union Pacific by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Cadinha & Co. LLC now owns 16,596 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $1,807,000 after purchasing an additional 96 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of The Ozarks raised its holdings in Union Pacific by 1.2% during the 2nd quarter. Bank of The Ozarks now owns 14,756 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $1,608,000 after purchasing an additional 170 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 78.62% of the company’s stock.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on UNP. Argus lifted their price objective on shares of Union Pacific from $130.00 to $155.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective on shares of Union Pacific from $105.00 to $125.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, January 26th. UBS Group lowered their price objective on shares of Union Pacific from $164.00 to $162.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, January 26th. TD Securities lowered their price objective on shares of Union Pacific from $155.00 to $150.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, January 26th. Finally, Seaport Global Securities lowered shares of Union Pacific from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, January 26th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $130.40.

Shares of Union Pacific Co. (NYSE UNP) opened at $127.28 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $100,190.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.43, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.84. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65, a quick ratio of 0.97 and a current ratio of 1.03. Union Pacific Co. has a one year low of $101.06 and a one year high of $143.05.

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. The railroad operator reported $1.53 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.54 by ($0.01). The business had revenue of $5.45 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.44 billion. Union Pacific had a net margin of 50.43% and a return on equity of 22.26%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.39 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Union Pacific Co. will post 7.52 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.73 per share. This represents a $2.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 27th. This is a positive change from Union Pacific’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.67. Union Pacific’s payout ratio is 19.70%.

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Union Pacific 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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