Kelly: Zoo rejected gift of Union Station, but Durham Museum has done just fine
With the dazzling Durham Museum in the old Union Station decked out for Christmas and drawing crowds, could you imagine it ever housing zoo animals? An idea for zoo exhibits in the old passenger-train station didn't come about, but it once was considered.
Union Pacific: Let This Low-Yielding Train Come Into The Station, Then Board It
The last time I wrote about Union Pacific Corporation , I bought a bigger batch than usual stating, "The technical situation of how the stock is currently trading is telling me we might be seeing some upward pressure in the immediate future."
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Insider Selling: Union Pacific Corp. Director Sells 14,162 Shares of Stock
Union Pacific Corp. Director Thomas Donohue sold 14,162 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 5th.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
3 Dividend-Paying Railroad Stocks For 2014
Railroad companies have been relied upon to support growing trade and to move goods across large distances of land efficiently.
On The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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Tue Dec 03, 2013
Genesee And Wyoming: The Biggest Little Railroad Around
When my Great Grandfather immigrated to the U.S. just prior to the turn of the century, he took a job with the Pennsylvania Rail Road.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Monday Sector Leaders: Railroads, Asset Management Stocks
In trading on Monday, railroads shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 0.8%.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
ETFs for Turkey Day
It is Thanksgiving week and investors from coast to coast are gearing up for some big meals, shopping, and hectic travel.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Market Report, "Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) - Financial and...
The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats.
The Better Buy: CSX, Norfolk Southern, Or Union Pacific?
Thanks to robust motor vehicle shipments and significantly larger shale oil shipments, it's been a solid year for railroad operators CSX Corp , Norfolk Southern and Union Pacific .
Union Pacific: Exploring Innovative Ways To Create Shareholder Value
For investors looking for a large-cap company in a sector poised for long-term growth, Union Pacific Corporation is a dividend paying railroad company that is exploring new ways to save on costs and create shareholder value.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Riding The Rails With American Hotels
A lot of attention has been paid to railroad stocks lately. And why not? This sector has been extremely rewarding to investors that took a position in any of the stocks illustrated below.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Daily Dividend Report: PPL, PEP, HD, UNP, BLK
This morning, PPL declared its quarterly dividend of 36.75 cents per share, maintaining the amount paid to shareholders the previous quarter.
Report: CAT Unit Probed for Part Dumping
Federal authorities are reportedly probing whether a Caterpillar subsidiary dumped train parts into the ocean off of California as part of an effort to charge railroad companies for unnecessary repairs.
Dow average closes above 16,000
U.S. stocks rose, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its first close above 16,000, as data showed improvement in the job market and companies including Union Pacific Corp., Johnson Controls Inc. and Ace Ltd. said they would repurchase shares.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Union Pacific Corp Files (8-K) Disclosing Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 8.01 Other Events. On November 21, 2013 , Union Pacific Corporation issued a press release announcing that the Board of Directors authorized a new share repurchase program, effective January 1, 2014 , which will replace the current program and will be consistent with procedures and policies governing the repurchase of the Company's common ... (more)
The Miami Herald
Union Pacific plans to buy back up to 60M shares
Union Pacific Corp. said Thursday that it may buy back up to 60 million shares of its stock over the next four years.
Union Pacific Rises Most in Month on Railroad's $9.5 Billion Buyback Plan
Union Pacific Corp. rose the most in more than a month after the largest U.S. railroad authorized a buyback plan of as much as $9.5 billion in stock.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...
Union Pacific harvests Christmas tree for Omaha
OMAHA, Neb. - Omaha's Christmas tree has been cut down from a local yard and delivered to the Durham Museum downtown.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Union Pacific Corporation: Betting On America's Largest Rail Company For The Long Term
Union Pacific Corporation , principal operating company of Union Pacific Railroad Company, links 23 states in the western 66% of the country, and provides a critical link in the global supply chain.