5 Stocks Hitting 52-Week Highs: UNP, TSM, KEX, KSU, LKQX

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- These stocks reached 52-week highs Thursday: Union Pacific ( UNP), Taiwan Semiconductor ( TSM), Kirby ( KEX), Kansas City Southern ( KSU) and LKQ ( LKQX).

Each of these stocks receives a "buy" rating from TheStreet Ratings.

Union Pacific

Union Pacific is a railroad company. Union Pacific said Thursday that each of its six businesses saw revenue growth in the fourth quarter.

Shares of Union Pacific hit a 52-week high of $114.82 on Thursday. The stock's 52-week low is $77.73.

Union Pacific received an a A+ grade from TheStreet Ratings and a buy rating. The price target is $128.26. The stock has risen nearly 6.75% year to date.

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Taiwan Semiconductor

Taiwan Semiconductor makes and sells semiconductor-related products. The company earned 20 cents per ADR unit in the fourth quarter on a revenue decline of nearly 5%.

Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor on Thursday hit a 52-week high of $14.24. The stock's 52-week low is $10.75.

Taiwan Semiconductor received an A grade from TheStreet Ratings with a buy rating and a price target of $16.75. The stock has increased nearly 10% year to date.


Kirby

Kirby is a marine transportation company. The company is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter earnings on Feb. 2.

Shares of Kirby hit a 52-week high of $70 on Thursday. The stock's 52-week low is $43.29.

Kirby gets an A from TheStreet Ratings and a buy rating with a price target of $87.45. The stock has risen almost 6.25% year to date.

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Kansas City Southern

Kansas City Southern is a freight rail transportation company; it will report fourth-quarter earnings on Monday.

Shares of Kansas City Southern hit a 52-week high of $74.77 on Thursday. The stock's 52-week low is $45.63.

Kansas City Southern gets an A from TheStreet Ratings and a buy rating with a price target of $95.27. The stock has risen 8.5% year to date.


LKQ

LKQ offers aftermarket collision replacement products. It is scheduled to report fourth-quarter earnings on Feb. 20.

Shares of LKQ hit a 52-week high of $33.14 on Thursday. The stock's 52-week low is $20.38.

LKQ gets an A from TheStreet Ratings and a buy rating with a price target of $42.01. The stock has risen nearly 9% year to date.

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