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Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): What Do I Need To Know?

Demand for railroad services isn’t likely to flag anytime soon, especially as rail transport is far more cost-effective than trucking. (Trains can transport a ton of cargo more than 400 miles on a single gallon of fuel.) Union Pacific stock is worth considering if you’re looking for a solid long-term performer as well as dividend income. You might want to buy some now — or add it your watch list, and hope that the price drops some, offering an entry point with greater margin of safety.

The article 8 Things to Know About Union Pacific Stock originally appeared on Fool.com.

Longtime Fool contributor Selena Maranjian, whom you can follow on Twitter, owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway The Motley Fool has no position in any of the stocks mentioned.

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