• ITVI.USA
    16,350.840
    -55.350
    -0.3%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.731
    0.025
    0.9%
  • OTRI.USA
    21.660
    -0.160
    -0.7%
  • OTVI.USA
    16,343.200
    -45.660
    -0.3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    3.520
    0.380
    12.1%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    2.960
    -0.660
    -18.2%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.610
    0.250
    18.4%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.340
    -0.130
    -3.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.100
    -0.250
    -10.6%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    3.860
    -0.220
    -5.4%
  • WAIT.USA
    126.000
    -2.000
    -1.6%
  • ITVI.USA
    16,350.840
    -55.350
    -0.3%
  • OTLT.USA
    2.731
    0.025
    0.9%
  • OTRI.USA
    21.660
    -0.160
    -0.7%
  • OTVI.USA
    16,343.200
    -45.660
    -0.3%
  • TSTOPVRPM.ATLPHL
    3.520
    0.380
    12.1%
  • TSTOPVRPM.CHIATL
    2.960
    -0.660
    -18.2%
  • TSTOPVRPM.DALLAX
    1.610
    0.250
    18.4%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXDAL
    3.340
    -0.130
    -3.7%
  • TSTOPVRPM.PHLCHI
    2.100
    -0.250
    -10.6%
  • TSTOPVRPM.LAXSEA
    3.860
    -0.220
    -5.4%
  • WAIT.USA
    126.000
    -2.000
    -1.6%
American ShipperIntermodal

UP SEES CONTINUED GROWTH

UP SEES CONTINUED GROWTH

   Union Pacific Corp. the Omaha, Neb.-based railroad, reported third-quarter net income of $256 million, up 4 percent from the year-earlier period.

   The third quarter of 1999 included $27 million in income from discontinued operations. Subtracting that income, UP's third-quarter 2000 income was up 17 percent.

   UP's operating income, excluding Overnite Transportation, the less-than-truckload carrier, was $550 million, up 8 percent over the third quarter of 1999.

   The railroad's commodity revenue rose 5 percent to a record $2.65 billion. Automotive revenue rose 17 percent to $279.9 million. Intermodal rose 10 percent to $506.3 million. Chemicals rose 3 percent to $411.9 million, energy was up 5 percent to $585.8 million, industrial rose 2 percent to $501.4 million, while agricultural feel 1 percent to $363.4 million.

   For the first nine months of 2000, UP's new income rose 27 percent to $685 million. Operating income rose 19 percent to $1.6 billion.

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