Threadgill Financial LLC Sells 91 Shares of Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP)

Threadgill Financial LLC decreased its holdings in Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNPFree Report) by 0.3% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 32,295 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after selling 91 shares during the quarter. Union Pacific makes up about 3.5% of Threadgill Financial LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 9th largest position. Threadgill Financial LLC’s holdings in Union Pacific were worth $7,942,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. OLD Point Trust & Financial Services N A bought a new position in Union Pacific in the 4th quarter valued at $25,000. Raleigh Capital Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Union Pacific by 211.4% during the fourth quarter. Raleigh Capital Management Inc. now owns 109 shares of the railroad operator’s stock worth $27,000 after acquiring an additional 74 shares during the last quarter. Valued Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Union Pacific during the fourth quarter worth $28,000. Scarborough Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Union Pacific during the fourth quarter worth $29,000. Finally, Transcendent Capital Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of Union Pacific during the fourth quarter worth $34,000. Institutional investors own 80.38% of the company’s stock.

Union Pacific Stock Up 0.4 %

Shares of UNP stock traded up $0.92 on Friday, hitting $226.09. 3,322,630 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,304,655. The business has a 50-day moving average of $233.96 and a 200 day moving average of $240.49. Union Pacific Co. has a fifty-two week low of $199.06 and a fifty-two week high of $258.66. The company has a current ratio of 0.93, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.99. The firm has a market capitalization of $137.94 billion, a P/E ratio of 21.57, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.05.

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNPGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 25th. The railroad operator reported $2.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.50 by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $6.03 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.97 billion. Union Pacific had a return on equity of 44.34% and a net margin of 26.52%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.67 earnings per share. Equities analysts anticipate that Union Pacific Co. will post 11.25 EPS for the current year.

Union Pacific Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a $1.30 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st. This represents a $5.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.30%. Union Pacific’s dividend payout ratio is 49.62%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on UNP shares. Benchmark boosted their target price on Union Pacific from $260.00 to $266.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 10th. Evercore ISI boosted their target price on Union Pacific from $271.00 to $273.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Morgan Stanley boosted their target price on Union Pacific from $198.00 to $210.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Susquehanna boosted their target price on Union Pacific from $255.00 to $270.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Finally, StockNews.com downgraded Union Pacific from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, Union Pacific currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $259.75.

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Union Pacific Company Profile

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Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, operates in the railroad business in the United States. The company offers transportation services for grain and grain products, fertilizers, food and refrigerated products, and coal and renewables to grain processors, animal feeders, ethanol producers, renewable biofuel producers, and other agricultural users; and construction products, industrial chemicals, plastics, forest products, specialized products, metals and ores, petroleum, liquid petroleum gases, soda ash, and sand, as well as finished automobiles, automotive parts, and merchandise in intermodal containers.

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