Union Pacific Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.79 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased UNP stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 14.49% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $161.63, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of UNP was $161.63,
representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $165.18 and
a 34.73% increase over the 52 week low of $119.97.
UNP is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Canadian National Railway Company (
) and CSX Corporation (
). UNP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $9.07. Zacks Investment Research reports UNP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 13.49%, compared to an
industry average of 18.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to UNP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UNP as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- Vanguard Industrials ETF (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Industrials Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
24.38% over the last 100 days. XLI has the highest percent
weighting of UNP at 4.36%.