With a market capitalization of $116,999,322,555, Union Pacific Corp has a greater market value than 98.62% of US stocks.
With a one year PEG ratio of 832.13, Union Pacific Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 95.78% of US stocks.
Union Pacific Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.89% of US equities in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Union Pacific Corp are TMUS, CHTR, WFC, MDT, and DHR.
UNP's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Union Pacific Corp's official web site, go to www.up.com.
Union Pacific offers freight transportation services for agricultural products, including grains, commodities produced from grains, and food and beverage products; automotive products, chemicals, plastics, crude oil, liquid petroleum gases, fertilizers, soda ash, sodium products, and phosphorus rock and sulfur products. The company was founded in 1862 and is based in Omaha, Nebraska.
UNP Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for UNP, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Union Pacific Corp ranked in the 39th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for UNP, they are:
Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 8.28 -- which is good for besting 66.87% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Industrials sector with positive cash flow).
UNP's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 26.73% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
For other companies in the Industrials that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as UNP, try AXE, WSO, FLS, CAT, and CODA.
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