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Union Pacific Reports Record Third Quarter Results


Thursday, 25 Oct 2018 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Union Pacific Corp ::UNION PACIFIC REPORTS RECORD THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.15.Q3 REVENUE $5.9 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $5.92 BILLION.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.10 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.Q3 CARLOADS INCREASED 6 PERCENT COMPARED TO 2017.QTRLY OPERATING RATIO OF 61.7 PERCENT, FLAT WITH Q3 2017.QUARTERLY FREIGHT REVENUE IMPROVED 10 PERCENT COMPARED TO Q3 2017.DID NOT MAKE SERVICE AND PRODUCTIVITY GAINS THAT CO EXPECTED DURING QUARTER.$2.38 PER GALLON AVERAGE QUARTERLY DIESEL FUEL PRICE IN Q3 2018 WAS 34 PERCENT HIGHER THAN Q3 2017.CO MAKING PROGRESS IMPLEMENTING ITS NEW UNIFIED PLAN 2020.QTRLY VOLUME INCREASES IN INDUSTRIAL, PREMIUM, AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS MORE THAN OFFSET DECLINES IN ENERGY.