Waverton Investment Management LTD Raised Union Pacific Com Us$2.50 (UNP) Position By $2.11 Million; Nucor (NUE) Had 14 Analysts Last Week

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Waverton Investment Management Ltd increased Union Pacific Corporation Com Us$2.50 (UNP) stake by 6.19% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Waverton Investment Management Ltd acquired 15,755 shares as Union Pacific Corporation Com Us$2.50 (UNP)’s stock declined 2.36%. The Waverton Investment Management Ltd holds 270,285 shares with $36.25M value, up from 254,530 last quarter. Union Pacific Corporation Com Us$2.50 now has $109.75 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.80% or $1.13 during the last trading session, reaching $142.49. About 2.74 million shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 26.23% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.68% the S&P500.

Among 21 analysts covering Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Nucor Corporation had 84 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) on Thursday, August 31 with “Hold” rating. Rosenblatt maintained Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) on Tuesday, May 10 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, December 12 by Argus Research. The stock of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) earned “Buy” rating by Berenberg on Wednesday, October 14. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, October 5 with “Overweight”. On Wednesday, May 24 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Outperform”. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $68.0 target in Wednesday, October 4 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, July 13 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, November 17 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 6 by Berenberg. See Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) latest ratings:

17/05/2018 Broker: Macquarie Research Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $57 Upgrade
18/04/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Neutral New Target: $65 Initiates Coverage On
17/04/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $68 New Target: $73 Maintain
20/03/2018 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Buy New Target: $78 Initiates Coverage On
07/02/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $77.0 Upgrade
06/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $70 New Target: $68 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $76.0 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $73.0 Maintain
30/01/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $72.0 Maintain
09/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $77.0 Maintain

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.04, from 0.9 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 49 investors sold UNP shares while 505 reduced holdings. 128 funds opened positions while 391 raised stakes. 598.50 million shares or 0.52% less from 601.66 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The Kentucky-based River Road Asset Limited Liability Corporation has invested 1.59% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Minnesota-based Thrivent For Lutherans has invested 0.01% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Arrowgrass Cap Prtnrs (Us) LP holds 0% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 2,279 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 151,141 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. 7,271 were reported by Birch Hill Investment Advsr Lc. 1.19 million were reported by Axa. Torch Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability, Ohio-based fund reported 4,395 shares. American National Ins Tx holds 58,100 shares or 0.39% of its portfolio. Colonial Trust Advsrs reported 100,267 shares. Westport Asset Mgmt accumulated 800 shares or 0.07% of the stock. 9,334 were accumulated by Baystate Wealth Mgmt Lc. Moreover, Schnieders Capital Ltd Liability Com has 0.56% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 10,099 shares. Skba Cap Mngmt Ltd accumulated 94,720 shares. Horrell Cap Mgmt Inc holds 5.79% or 82,536 shares in its portfolio. Ims Capital accumulated 3,469 shares or 0.29% of the stock.

Among 30 analysts covering Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Union Pacific Corporation had 110 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stephens upgraded the shares of UNP in report on Tuesday, September 8 to “Overweight” rating. Daiwa Securities upgraded Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) on Thursday, January 11 to “Outperform” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) rating on Thursday, July 6. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $11600 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, July 24. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of UNP in report on Thursday, January 25 with “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Friday, June 3 to “Overweight”. On Tuesday, March 15 the stock rating was initiated by Scotia Capital with “Sector Outperform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $105 target in Wednesday, September 2 report. As per Thursday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Tuesday, April 10.

More recent Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) news were published by: Forbes.com which released: “A Quick Snapshot of Union Pacific Corp’s Industrial Freight Segment” on May 15, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Union Pacific (UNP) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on April 26, 2018. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Union Pacific Corporation CFO Rob Knight to Address the Wolfe Research 11th Annual Global Transportation …” with publication date: May 16, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $7.37 million activity. Whited Elizabeth F sold $2.08 million worth of stock. KNIGHT ROBERT M JR sold 13,254 shares worth $1.86 million.

Waverton Investment Management Ltd decreased Lockheed Martin Corp Com Us$1.00 (NYSE:LMT) stake by 5,711 shares to 307,813 valued at $98.82M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Alphabet Inc Us$0.001 ‘A’ stake by 461 shares and now owns 99,679 shares. Salesforce.Com Inc Com Us$0.001 (NYSE:CRM) was reduced too.

More news for Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) were recently published by: Streetinsider.com, which released: “Macquarie Upgrades Nucor (NUE) to Outperform” on May 17, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Nucor Sees Further Growth Acceleration” and published on April 23, 2018 is yet another important article.

The stock increased 1.20% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $65.76. About 2.82M shares traded or 10.90% up from the average. Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) has risen 1.23% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.32% the S&P500.

Nucor Corporation manufactures and sells steel and steel products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $20.92 billion. It operates in three divisions: Steel Mills, Steel Products, and Raw Materials. It has a 16.05 P/E ratio. The Steel Mills segment produces hot-rolled, cold-rolled, and galvanized sheet steel products; structural steel products, including wide-flange beams, beam blanks, H-piling, and sheet pilings; bar steel products, such as blooms, billets, concrete reinforcing and merchant bars, wire rods, and special bar quality; and tubular and plate steel products.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.04, from 0.89 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 53 investors sold Nucor Corporation shares while 231 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 173 raised stakes. 244.43 million shares or 5.15% more from 232.46 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Suntrust Banks, Georgia-based fund reported 38,205 shares. Exchange Capital Mngmt has 0% invested in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) for 175 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Mngmt Limited Co holds 17,540 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) reported 38 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Grace & White holds 210,257 shares. Covenant Multifamily Offices Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.11% stake. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Company has invested 0% in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE). Price T Rowe Associates Md owns 7.75 million shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt System accumulated 0.04% or 40,291 shares. British Columbia Mgmt Corporation reported 272,143 shares stake. Global X Co Ltd Liability Com reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE). Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.07% in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE). Hightower Advisors Lc accumulated 51,736 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Pacific Heights Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation, California-based fund reported 107,000 shares. Moreover, Umb National Bank & Trust N A Mo has 0.07% invested in Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) for 33,055 shares.

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