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UNP Union Pacific
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## UNP PE ratio history

### Union Pacific PE ratio by year

## UNP average PE ratio chart

## UNP PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Union Pacific's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Union Pacific (UNP)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Union Pacific (UNP)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for UNP?

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How does the current PE ratio for UNP compare to its historical average?

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How is UNP's PE ratio calculated (Union Pacific PE ratio formula)?

As of Nov 29, 2023, the Union Pacific stock's PE ratio is 21.21. This results from the current EPS of $10.44 and stock price of $221.47. The P/E ratio has an increase of 14% from the past four quarters average of 18.6.

How has UNP's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Union Pacific has averaged 18.93 over the last ten years. The current PE ratio of 21.21 is 12% above the historical average. Over the past ten years, UNP's PE ratio was at its highest in the Mar 2021 quarter at 28.4, when the stock price was $220.41 and the EPS was $7.76. The lowest value was in the Mar 2018 quarter, when it reached 9.75 with a price of $134.43 and an EPS of $13.79.

Average

18.93

Median

19.42

Minimum

9.75

Maximum

28.4

Maximum annual increase: 74.07% in 2018

Maximum annual decrease: -50.96% in 2017

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2022 | 18.42 | -27.02% |

2021 | 25.24 | -4.25% |

2020 | 26.36 | 22.6% |

2019 | 21.5 | 23.63% |

2018 | 17.39 | 74.07% |

2017 | 9.99 | -50.96% |

2016 | 20.37 | 43.55% |

2015 | 14.19 | -31.28% |

2014 | 20.65 | 16.53% |

2013 | 17.72 | 17.58% |

What is the average PE ratio of UNP for the past years

The current PE ratio of UNP is greater than its 5 and 10-year historical averages, but it is below the 3-year average.

3-year avg

21.94

5-year avg

21.2

10-year avg

18.93

15-year avg

17.67

What is UNP's PE ratio compared to its peers

Compared to its peer NSC, UNP's PE ratio stands lower, however it is higher than CSX's.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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CSX Csx Corp | 16.88 | $62.7B |

UNP Union Pacific Corp | 21.21 | $135.01B |

NSC Norfolk Southern Corp | 23.53 | $48.64B |

UNP's price to earnings ratio is 21.21 as of Nov 29, 2023.

The average PE ratio for UNP stock over the past 3 years is 21.94.

The average PE ratio for UNP stock over the past 5 years is 21.2.

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached a historic high of 28.4 in the Mar 2021 quarter.

UNP's price to earnings ratio is currently 12% above its 10-year historical average.

You can calculate the PE ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Nov 29, 2023), Union Pacific's stock price is $221.47. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $10.44. Therefore, Union Pacific's P/E ratio for today is 21.21. `PE RATIO(21.21) = STOCK PRICE($221.47) / TTM EPS($10.44)`

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.