Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): A worthy Investment or not?


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for the period of 9-Day stands at 94.77% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 95.97%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indictor of a certain security, currently Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Buy”.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) opened the session at $113.2 and after going down -1.21% closed at $112.03. The stock lost -1.17 points in the last trade.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $111.93 and $113.28 during the previous active session. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) traded with the volume of 3.67 Million with average volume of 3.6 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.82 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.58 and 68.4 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is at 0.1% and the shares outstanding are 804.1 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stands at 2.16% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 20.32 while Forward P/E shows the value of 17.33.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.57. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 4.35 and 4.59 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 65.47 and 44.57 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stands at 0.9 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.1.

Return on Assets ROA of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) is at 8% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stand at 22.7% and 13.6% respectively.

The payout ratio of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stands at 41.7%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 3.64% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 8.58%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 0.18% while six month performance of the shares of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) remained bullish with the count of 6.61%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) remained up at 21.27% and 8.05% respectively.