Will Union Pacific (UNP) Beat Estimates Again in Its Next Earnings Report?
Looking for a stock that has been consistently beating earnings estimates and might be well positioned to keep the streak alive in its next quarterly report? Union Pacific (UNP), which belongs to the Zacks Transportation - Rail industry, could be a great candidate to consider. The company boasts an average surprise for the past two quarters of 2.47%. For the last reported quarter, Union Pacific came out with earnings of $2.15 per share versus the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.09 per share, representing a surprise of 2.87%. For the previous quarter, the company was expected to post earnings of $1.94 per share and it actually produced earnings of $1.98 per share, delivering a surprise of 2.06%. The Zacks Earnings ESP compares the Most Accurate Estimate to the Zacks Consensus Estimate for the quarter; the Most Accurate Estimate is a version of the Zacks Consensus whose definition is related to change.