Why Union Pacific Corporation [UNP] Stock Can Charge Above The $206.05 Level

Union Pacific Corporation [UNP] has traded in a range of $105.08 to $211.14 in the last 1 year. As of this writing, the stock is at $206.05, up 1.87%. To check whether the stock’s short-term amount has a thrust, its good to check stock’s recent movement. Over the last week, UNP shares are 0.20% up with the monthly amount drift of 10.34% and seems well in a long time frame.

On 24, November 2020, Union Pacific Corporation CEO Lance Fritz to Address the Credit Suisse 8th Annual Virtual Industrials Conference. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Lance Fritz, chairman, president and chief executive officer, of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), will address the Credit Suisse 8th Annual Virtual Industrials Conference on Thursday, December 3, 2020, at 8:50 a.m. ET.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Union Pacific Corporation [NYSE:UNP] stock was on May 20, 2020, when it was Upgrade with a Buy rating from UBS, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $156 to $181. Before that, on August 17, 2020, Robert W. Baird Recapitulated an Outperform rating and elevated its amount target to $220. On April 24, 2020, Cowen Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $156 to $163. On April 07, 2020, Stifel Resumed a Hold rating and increased its price target to $144. On March 26, 2020, Evercore ISI Initiated an Outperform rating and increased its price target to $174. On March 23, 2020, Morgan Stanley Upgrade an Equal-weight rating and boosted its amount on this stock to $125. On January 24, 2020, The Benchmark Company Initiated a Buy rating and boosted its target amount on this stock to $206. On January 24, 2020, UBS Downgrade a Neutral rating and improved its amount target to $201.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $105.08 and a peak of $211.14. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $213.62. At the most recent market close, shares of Union Pacific Corporation [NYSE:UNP] were valued at $206.05. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 2.21%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Union Pacific Corporation [NYSE:UNP] most recently reported quarterly sales of 4.92 billion, which represented growth of -10.80%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $579,143 per employee, while its income is $157,912 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 82.20%, its Operating Margin is 40.40%, its Pretax Margin is +35.69, and its Net Margin is +27.27. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 9.71, 30.71, 19.45 and 13.95 respectively.

The Principal structure of this organization shows its whole liability to whole principal at 59.86 and the whole liability to whole assets at 43.46. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 56.27 and enduring liability to assets at 0.41 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 203.29 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 200.54. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 207.61 and at 209.18 for 2nd resistance point.

Union Pacific Corporation [UNP] reported its earnings at $2.01 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $2.06/share signifying the difference of -0.05 and -2.40% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $1.67 calling estimates for $1.55/share with the difference of 0.12 depicting the surprise of 7.70%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Union Pacific Corporation [NYSE:UNP] is 1.10. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.21. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 5.88, it’s amount to book ratio is 6.90 and showing 26.26 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Whited Elizabeth F, EVP & CHIEF HR OFFICER, and it was the sale of 5376.0 shares on Sep 11. Hamann Jennifer L, the EVP & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, completed a sale of 1000.0 shares on Sep 11. On Sep 10, Hamann Jennifer L, EVP & CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, completed a sale of 1000.0 shares.