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  • Previous Rank
    143
  • Revenues ($M)
    $21,240.00
  • Revenue Percent Change
    6.5%
  • Profits ($M)
    $10,712.00
  • Profits Percent Change
    153.1%
  • Assets ($M)
    $57,806.00
  • Employees
    41,992
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)
    $104,261.10

The venerable railroad steamed its way to record profits last year. But there are obstacles ahead as it gets pinched by rising fuel costs and a tight labor market. Shareholders are asking it to wring more efficiency from its operations.

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Company Info

CEO
Lance M. Fritz
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Transportation
Industry
Railroads
HQ Location
Omaha
Websitehttp://www.up.com
Years on Fortune 500 List24
Employees41,992

Union Pacific Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$21,240.006.5%
Profits ($M)$10,712.00153.1%
Assets ($M)$57,806.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$24,856.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$104,261.10-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues50.4%
Profits as % of Assets18.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity43.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)13.36
EPS % Change (from 2016)163.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)26.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)22.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)32.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)18.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)18%