Highstreet Asset Management Has Raised By $1.00 Million Its Union Pacific Corp. (UNP) Position; Abrams Capital Management LP Has Boosted By $60.00 Million Its Franklin Res (BEN) Position

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Abrams Capital Management Lp increased Franklin Res Inc (BEN) stake by 25.17% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Abrams Capital Management Lp acquired 2.00 million shares as Franklin Res Inc (BEN)’s stock rose 2.63%. The Abrams Capital Management Lp holds 9.95 million shares with $302.43M value, up from 7.95 million last quarter. Franklin Res Inc now has $16.13B valuation. The stock increased 1.61% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $31.65. About 1.20M shares traded. Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) has declined 21.73% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.73% the S&P500. Some Historical BEN News: 01/05/2018 – Gen X Women Are Most Concerned About Achieving Retirement Income Goals, Franklin Templeton Investments Survey Finds; 25/04/2018 – Managing Director Michael Cabanas Elected to Orange Bowl Committee; 08/05/2018 – FRANKLIN RESOURCES PRELIM. AUM $732.5B AT APRIL 30; 20/03/2018 – FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC – TERMS OF TRANSACTION WERE NOT DISCLOSED; 20/03/2018 – Franklin Templeton Acquires Data Science Investment Firm Random Forest Capital; 26/04/2018 – FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC – QTRLY OPERATING REV $1,617.8 MLN VS 1,600.6 MLN REPORTED LAST YEAR; 07/03/2018 – MOVES-Franklin Templeton, SocGen, Mercuria; 16/05/2018 – Macron’s Reforms No Lure for Franklin Templeton After Italy Bet; 26/04/2018 – FRANKLIN RESOURCES 2Q EPS 78C, EST. 75C; 03/04/2018 – HALCON RESOURCES HOLDER FRANKLIN RESOURCES REPORTS 6.8% STAKE

Highstreet Asset Management Inc increased Union Pacific Corp. (UNP) stake by 37.14% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Highstreet Asset Management Inc acquired 6,195 shares as Union Pacific Corp. (UNP)’s stock declined 5.08%. The Highstreet Asset Management Inc holds 22,877 shares with $3.73M value, up from 16,682 last quarter. Union Pacific Corp. now has $121.82B valuation. The stock increased 0.88% or $1.47 during the last trading session, reaching $168.52. About 1.43 million shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 15.24% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.24% the S&P500. Some Historical UNP News: 06/03/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Union Pacific Railroad – 03/06/2018 07:21 AM; 15/03/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Union Pacific Railroad – 03/15/2018 05:42 AM; 07/03/2018 – DOT STB: Case Title: UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY–ABANDONMENT EXEMPTION–IN LAFAYETTE COUNTY, MO; 26/04/2018 – Union Pacific 1Q Business Volume Up 2%; 26/04/2018 – Union Pacific Sinks as `Operational Challenges’ Raise Costs; 02/04/2018 – Fidelity Advisor Growth Opportunities Adds Union Pacific; 22/03/2018 – Laughlin AF Base: Laughlin safety, Union Pacific caution drivers crossing railroads; 26/04/2018 – UNION PACIFIC EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL BEGINS; 26/04/2018 – UNION PACIFIC CEO LANCE FRITZ SAYS HIRING BONUSES HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED BY CO IN CERTAIN AREAS ONLY AND NOT ACROSS THE BOARD – CNBC; 26/04/2018 – UNION PACIFIC HAS 225 LOCOMOTIVES IN STORAGE

Among 10 analysts covering Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Union Pacific had 14 analyst reports since August 15, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by TD Securities given on Friday, October 26. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 1 by Bank of America. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, October 22. On Tuesday, September 18 the stock rating was upgraded by Loop Capital to “Buy”. Credit Suisse maintained Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) rating on Thursday, September 20. Credit Suisse has “Outperform” rating and $185 target. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, January 8. Seaport Global upgraded the shares of UNP in report on Tuesday, January 8 to “Buy” rating. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 9. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Friday, October 26. Deutsche Bank downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, August 15 report.

Highstreet Asset Management Inc decreased Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:APC) stake by 13,779 shares to 14,900 valued at $1.00M in 2018Q3. It also reduced T (NYSE:TMUS) stake by 4,354 shares and now owns 13,968 shares. Cae Inc. (NYSE:CAE) was reduced too.

More notable recent Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Union Pacific Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on January 23, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Union Pacific expects operating margin improvement – Seeking Alpha” published on January 24, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) – Q4 Earnings Preview For Union Pacific – Benzinga” on January 23, 2019. More interesting news about Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Union Pacific Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on January 22, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Norfolk Souther Corporation (NYSE:NSC), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) – Winter Storm Jaden Hits Chicago Intermodal Hub, Slowing Train Speeds And Freight – Benzinga” with publication date: January 29, 2019.

Since August 28, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $4.56 million activity. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $3.28M was made by KNIGHT ROBERT M JR on Monday, September 24. The insider Tennison Lynden L sold 8,450 shares worth $1.28 million.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 47 investors sold UNP shares while 511 reduced holdings. 126 funds opened positions while 371 raised stakes. 541.33 million shares or 2.42% less from 554.78 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Ledyard Bancorp reported 0.19% stake. Utah Retirement Systems invested in 0.43% or 137,622 shares. Winslow Cap Limited Liability Corporation holds 1.98% or 2.46 million shares in its portfolio. Brookfield Asset Mngmt Inc owns 9,170 shares. Mackay Shields Limited Liability Com owns 0.19% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 154,373 shares. Df Dent has 2,803 shares. Taurus Asset Management Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.04% or 1,985 shares in its portfolio. Sheets Smith Wealth Management has invested 0.45% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). 60.10M are owned by Vanguard Group Inc. Jones Finance Companies Lllp reported 38,378 shares. Webster Retail Bank N A holds 0.09% or 3,975 shares in its portfolio. Lehman Fincl Resource invested in 2,104 shares. Hamlin Cap Mgmt Limited Company reported 1,275 shares. Ancora Lc reported 26,247 shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees invested in 0.53% or 25,033 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 0.81 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 47 investors sold BEN shares while 174 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 126 raised stakes. 235.66 million shares or 1.20% less from 238.53 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Adirondack Tru holds 0% or 150 shares. Us Bank De has 0.01% invested in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN). Highfields Cap Management Lp has 3.95 million shares. Prio Wealth LP owns 0.05% invested in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) for 34,589 shares. Van Eck Assoc Corporation holds 568,385 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. 44,662 were reported by Metropolitan Life Ins Ny. Magnetar Fin Ltd Liability owns 9,577 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Auxier Asset Management has 0.8% invested in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) for 140,148 shares. 38,376 were reported by Cibc Asset. Cambridge Inv Research Advsrs Inc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN). Intll Grp reported 279,577 shares. Schwab Charles Management reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN). Pub Sector Pension Invest Board invested 0% in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN). First Manhattan holds 0.01% or 92,143 shares in its portfolio. Macquarie Grp Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) for 16,800 shares.

More notable recent Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend NYSE:BEN – GlobeNewswire” on February 12, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Franklin Resources, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results – GlobeNewswire” published on January 30, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Franklin Resources Q1 2019 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on January 29, 2019. More interesting news about Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Franklin Resources: Expecting A Bounce – Seeking Alpha” published on January 31, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Franklin Templeton Selected for 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, Recognizing Commitment to Advancing Women in the Workplace – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 11, 2019.

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