Union Pacific 8-K 2017
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 30, 2017 (August 30, 2017)
UNION PACIFIC CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (402) 544-5000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 30, 2017, Union Pacific Railroad Company (the Railroad), the principal operating company of Union Pacific Corporation (the Company), completed a real estate sale. The Railroad is a direct, wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company. As a result of this transaction, in the third quarter of 2017, the Company will recognize a pre-tax gain of approximately $60 million in other income.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: August 30, 2017