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Posts Tagged ‘Union Pacific Corp (UNP)’

Covalis Capital's Returns, AUM and Holdings

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Daniel Loeb, Michael Novogratz, George Soros, Light Street Capital, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH), Centurylink Inc (CTL), and More

Daniel Loeb’s Hedge Fund Wants Centene to Consider Selling Itself (The Wall Street Journal) Daniel Loeb’s Third Point LLC has built a stake in Centene......(read more)
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Five Railroad Stocks to Buy Now

While 2015 was a bad year for railroad stocks owing to the decline in coal and oil prices, some investors think the sector will benefit under the Trump......(read more)
Biggest Airports in the World

Billionaires Are Riding These Transportation Stocks

It is expected that the Trump administration will provide a boost to the infrastructure sector. He has already proposed spending $1 trillion on roads,......(read more)
NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), NIKE, Inc. (NKE), ConAgra Foods, Inc. (CAG): A Quick Guide for the Long-term Investor

Regardless of whether you’re a new investor or someone with 20 years of experience, you can benefit from the timeless principles listed below. They......(read more)
Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK)

Duke Energy Corp (DUK), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), Joy Global Inc. (JOY): Utilities Are Using More Coal

Coal miners are Wall Street pariahs right now, but that could change quickly once coal supply and demand start to stabilize. Utilities, mining equipment......(read more)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (NYSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Will This Railway Deliver for Investors?

Many investors liken railways to utilities and government bonds – relatively safe and predictable investments that are, well, maybe a bit boring. Investors......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

AT&T Inc. (T), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) – Connected Computing: From Modern Marvel to Stock-Crash Scapegoat

On this day in economic and business history… The world’s first demonstration of remote computing took place on Sept. 11, 1940. That day,......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Can U.S. Railroads Prosper in Spite of Coal?

Many of the U.S.-based publicly traded railroads are suffering from extremely tough operating conditions, and there’s only one culprit: coal. Due......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Kansas City Southern (KSU): This Railroad Company Is Chugging Along Nicely

Railroad company CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has done very well this year, with its stock gaining around 27% year to date. Its recent second-quarter......(read more)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Stocks Growing Their Dividends by 15% Per Year

Dividend investors would be wise to focus not just on a stock’s current yield, but also on the long-term growth potential of its dividends. That......(read more)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:TEVA)

Raytheon Company (RTN), Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA), McDonald’s Corporation (MCD): This Strategy Survives Even When the Market Drops

Sometimes the market drops, as do even the greatest companies within it. Last week was one of those weeks, as both the S&P 500 index and the real-......(read more)
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Ford Motor Company (F), Kansas City Southern (KSU): Profit From the Auto Industry’s Expansion Into Mexico

It’s no secret that the auto industry is booming. Sales jumped 14% in July, according to research by Autodata. The industry invested $3.7 billion......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Siemens AG (ADR) (SI), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): How to Invest in the Rail Boom

In widespread markets, from North America to the Middle East, various forms of rail systems are coming into a major growth phase — in some cases......(read more)
The Coca-Cola Company

The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Hershey Co (HSY), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Three Stocks That Won’t Be Replaced by the iPhone

Every so often a big company with a powerful brand goes bankrupt because of changing technology in its industry. Eastman Kodak Company, once a powerful......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Six Reasons to Invest in This Railroad

When investing in a publicly traded business you want that company to maintain its ability to generate and grow free cash flow over the long term. Western......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): This Transportation Business Is a Good Pick Now

Recently, Fool contributor Michael Olsen picked CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) for his Real Money portfolio. In the past five years, CSX has had sluggish......(read more)
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU)

Kansas City Southern (KSU): Weren’t Not in Kansas Anymore

Although its based in Kansas City, Mo., the company is far more than just the north to south rail operator connecting Kansas City, Mo. and Port Arthur......(read more)
Mine Safety Appliances (NYSE:MSA)

Mine Safety Appliances (MSA), Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (APD): 20% Returns in Less Than Eight Months?

After some nice gains since the previous week’s snapshot, the real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio closed on Friday with a slightly......(read more)
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Does a Dividend Increase Make This Railroad a Buy?

Railroads are often seen as a bellwether for the broader economy because of the amount of retail and manufactured goods they transport across the nation......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX): Should You Make a Bakken Oil Play With the Railroad Companies?

The Bakken play produces vast amounts of gas and oil that need to be transported, either by pipeline or railroad. Thus, as gas production expands, railroads......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): The Staggering Growth of Crude Oil Shipments by Rail

The surge in U.S. oil production since 2008 has created tremendous opportunities for the midstream companies involved in oil storage and transportation......(read more)
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU)

Why Earnings Aren’t the Whole Story for Kansas City Southern (KSU)

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) will release its quarterly report on Friday, with the stock having risen to levels it hasn’t seen since it spun......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX): Surging Profits at This Company Bode Well for Investors

Warren Buffett made a fortune investing in great businesses that were unlikely to fall from glory, but that is not the only way to make money in the market......(read more)
American Railcar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARII)

American Railcar Industries, Inc. (ARII): This Company Is on the Right Track

American Railcar Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARII) peaked at $47 per share back in April. Since then, the stock has declined nearly 30% to its current price......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

How CSX Corporation (CSX) Can Restart Its Earnings Growth Engine

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) will release its quarterly report next Tuesday, and investors have already prepared for a slight reduction in the company&#......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Is Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) the Best Railroad Stock?

Railroads are an industry looked favorably upon by many investors, including Warren Buffett. He’s perhaps the most famous investor in the world, and......(read more)
Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE:UHS)

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM): Four Stocks for a Rising U.S. Dollar

The U.S. dollar may be in long-term decline, but don’t be surprised if the greenback enjoys a multiyear cycle of buoyancy during this decade. A......(read more)
Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU)

Kansas City Southern (KSU), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP): A Long-Term Play on the Mexican Railroad

In the past twelve months, Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has experienced significant gains on the market, heading from around $70 per share to $112.......(read more)
TransCanada Corporation

TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP), Enbridge Inc (USA) (ENB): Will Pipelines Make a Comeback After the Quebec Tragedy?

The derailment of a train carrying crude oil and its subsequent explosion in Quebec should act as an eye-opener to the opponents of pipeline transportation......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Genuine Parts Company (GPC): It’s OK to Trail a Rising Market

The real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio just finished a strong week, gaining a touch above $500 in the time covered since last week......(read more)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (NYSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): All Aboard the Oil Train – Which Company is Best Positioned to Capitalize on Surging U.S. Oil Product

Oil production in the United States has moved sharply higher in recent years due to high crude oil prices and technological advances in the extraction......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A): All Aboard the Rails in Search of Black Gold?

The United States is pumping out more crude oil than the country’s pipelines can carry. The risk associated with oil drilling in the United States has......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

The Buckle, Inc. (BKE), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): A Nebraska Portfolio for Creating Wealth

If you want to get rich, invest in Nebraska. Nebraska is home to five great publicly-traded companies. These companies have long histories of profitability......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI), CSX Corporation (CSX): Why These Rail Companies Offer a Rewarding Ride

So far this year railroad companies are performing better than in 2012. This is because of increased demand for natural resources like oil, gas, coal......(read more)
Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR): Declining Spreads Are a Big Concern for Oil and Rail Companies

Since the recession, there has been a noticeable pricing gap between West Texas Intermediate crude, a lighter grade of oil used as the benchmark for pricing......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX): This Company Will Grow its Profits in the Recovery

Lately, I have been exploring companies that should benefit the most from the continuing economic recovery and the various activities that go along with......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

Why I’m Buying CSX Corporation (CSX)

Railroads, robber barons of yore, and Monopoly (the board game) evoke several likenesses: of wealth earned via nepotistic monopolies, fat men smoking......(read more)
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Why This Railroad Is a Compelling Buy

Railroads are often seen as a bellwether for the broader economy because of the amount of retail and manufactured goods they transport across the nation......(read more)
Canadian National Railway (USA) (NYSE:CNI)

Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS): Invest in 3 ‘Quality’ Transportation Companies

Investors seem to be increasingly asking the question: What is the fair price for a quality transportation company? With many traditional valuation methodologies......(read more)
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP)

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (KMP), Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (EEP), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Do Rails Trump Pipelines?

Editor’s Note: The initial article stated Phillips 66 signed a five-year contract with Union Pacific to deliver crude from the Bakken. That was......(read more)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK): The Payout Ratio Doesn’t Tell the Whole Story

Searching for a good dividend stock is straight forward, but it can be easy to gloss over deeper problems. Many people look at a few basic metrics like......(read more)
Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC)

What Does Billionaire Ken Griffin’s Citadel See In Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC)?

In May, billionaire Ken Griffin’s Citadel Investment Group filed its 13F for the first quarter of 2013, disclosing many of its long positions in U.S......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), CSX Corporation (CSX), Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC): Is It a Good Idea to Invest in U.S. Railroads?

Why invest in U.S. railroads? They operate in a seller’s market and enjoy strong pricing power, for one. Two, they have geographically strong moats......(read more)
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (NYSE:KMP)

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (KMP), Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (EEP), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): Do Rails Trump Pipelines?

A couple of high-profile project cancellations have raised questions over the attractiveness of crude oil and liquid petroleum pipeline companies such......(read more)
CSX Corporation (CSX)

CSX Corporation (CSX) Stock Is Picking Up Steam

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) has undergone a huge transformation over the past decade, as the steep spike in energy prices sent railroads from being nearly......(read more)
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (NYSE:CP)

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), Canadian National Railway (USA) (CNI): Continue to Bet on Rail Stocks

As the North American economy recovers, the rail sector has been one of the biggest beneficiaries. The demand for goods to be transported safely and efficiently......(read more)
Genesee & Wyoming Inc (NYSE:GWR)

Genesee & Wyoming Inc (GWR), Kansas City Southern (KSU): These 5 Stocks Made Investors Rich

American transportation companies are showing strong signs of life. From the chart below, note how well Dow Transports performed in the last 12 years......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): This Railroad Stands Out from the Others

Investors often have a set of metrics that they use to analyze and value each company they investigate. Each of these metrics can be useful, but it is......(read more)

Kansas City Southern (KSU): This Sector Is Booming and Nobody Seems to Have Noticed

There’s a sector that’s been booming in recent months, and almost nobody seems to have noticed. That sector is—surprise—railroads. The bluest......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP), Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp (WAB), The Walt Disney Company (DIS): 3 Companies to Hold Forever

Some people want to “play” the stock market like it’s some sort of casino, buying and selling stocks daily and hoping to make a quick profit. This......(read more)