Union Pacific Stock Hits New 52-Week High (UNP)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Union Pacific (NYSE: UNP) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $161.13, above its previous 52-week high of $161 with 300,740 shares traded as of 10:11 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 1.8 million shares over the past 30 days.

Union Pacific has a market cap of $73.58 billion and is part of the services sector and transportation industry. Shares are up 25.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Union Pacific Corporation, through its subsidiary, Union Pacific Railroad Company, provides rail transportation services in North America.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Union Pacific as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and notable return on equity. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. You can view the full Union Pacific Ratings Report.

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