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): September 6, 2017 (September 6, 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.
At the Cowen & Company 10th Annual Global Transportation Conference on September 6, 2017, Robert M. Knight, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Union Pacific Corporation (the Company), indicated that the Company expects the Gulf Coast weather to cost around five cents per share on its third quarter results, primarily reflecting lost revenue as well as some higher operating costs. Mr. Knight anticipates that some portion of the lost revenue could be made up in the fourth quarter.
This Form 8-K disclosure contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual performance or results to differ materially from those expressed in the statements. Important factors, including risk factors, regarding forward-looking information and these risks and uncertainties are discussed in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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: September 6, 2017