United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS)

120.53
1.00 0.85
NYSE : Transportation
Prev Close 119.52
Open 119.96
Day Low/High 119.78 / 121.11
52 Wk Low/High 89.89 / 125.31
Volume 387.33K
Avg Volume 2.88M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 700.75M
Market Cap 103.39B
EPS 5.50
P/E Ratio 20.70
Div & Yield 3.84 (3.14%)

Latest News

Earnings Season Round 2 Starts Today

Earnings Season Round 2 Starts Today

The majority of the S&P 500 stocks will report in the next two weeks. Focus on individual stock picking, but keep stops tight.

Bright Outlook for Holiday Retail, Especially Online

The National Retail Federation announced on Thursday that it estimates holiday retail sales will grow from 3.8% to 4.2% this year compared to the 3.7% average over the past five years. The bright spot in retail -- online and other non-store sales --...

Attention Shoppers

For those that are concerned about the consumer and his or her ability to spend, the CEO of United Parcel Service is out saying the consumer is "still holding up" -- not exactly a comment that evokes a sense of vibrancy but then again UPS is what I ...

FedEx Rival UPS Could Continue to Forge Its Own Way to the Upside

FedEx Rival UPS Could Continue to Forge Its Own Way to the Upside

The charts of UPS and rival FedEx are quite different, with the former's technical signals indicating it could head higher.

Jim Cramer: FedEx and Adobe Misses Are All About Fierce Competition

Jim Cramer: FedEx and Adobe Misses Are All About Fierce Competition

Both companies are struggling to understand what this competitive e-commerce environment means for future guidance.

Let's See If Any Surprises Await in This FedEx Delivery

Let's See If Any Surprises Await in This FedEx Delivery

As the shipping company reports Tuesday night, headwinds blowing from Amazon and China trade are strong, but there's a chance of an unexpected move to the upside or activist investor news.

A UPS Opportunity

Let's talk some about that Stifel downgrade of UPS shares this morning, and let's begin with the following chart: I can't say I disagree with the call given the sharp pop UPS shares experienced last week. Even though we are heading into the seasonal...

Upgrades, Downgrades, Initiations

Here we go folks, a sampling of this morning's upgrades, downgrades and initiations. I'll be back with some thought on these after I get another cup of my morning fuel (coffee).  Upgrades Sprint by UBS from Neutral to Buy with a $10 price target Res...

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Feds Probe Tech, Mueller Speaks, Holy Guacamole and Now Hear NOW: Market Recon

Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms

Selected Earnings

United Parcel Service EPS: beat Revs: beat, +3.4% y/y Record profit across all segments Raised guidance   AT&T EPS: in line Revs: in line, +15.3% y/y Subscriber losses Raised guidance for free cash flow   General Dynamics EPS: beat Revs: beat, +4.0%...

Amazon Hasn't Even Reached Its Prime

Amazon Hasn't Even Reached Its Prime

Amazon could, technically, eventually tack on a few hundred more points -- meaning this pricey and risky stock can still pay off.

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

A subset of tech is expensive, as well as tech IPOs, but the majority of sectors are far from overvalued.

2 Enigmatic Indices, Intriguing Oil, and Planet Fitness Slouches: Market Recon

2 Enigmatic Indices, Intriguing Oil, and Planet Fitness Slouches: Market Recon

Plus, a look at Ulta Beauty and a possible options play in the retailer.

FOMC by the Dots, Boeing's 737 Max Coup and Zscaler Scales Higher: Market Recon

FOMC by the Dots, Boeing's 737 Max Coup and Zscaler Scales Higher: Market Recon

Plus, many market players don't wait for the Federal Open Market Committee's latest announcement to jump in, and President Trump's latest Xi tweet gooses equities.

Shipping Happens: FedEx Stock a Solid Investment

Shipping Happens: FedEx Stock a Solid Investment

Applying a less than normal 16x multiple to FY 2020's estimate would justify a move to $285 by FedEx's stock price over the next 12 to 18 months. Total return could exceed 80% on this very blue-chip name.

A Bigger Threat to FedEx Than Huawei? U.S. E-Commerce Integration

A Bigger Threat to FedEx Than Huawei? U.S. E-Commerce Integration

Retailers with their own courier services and supply chains could cut out a large chunk of FedEx revenue.

FedEx's Blockchain Bet Could Be a Long-Term Boost to the Stock

FedEx's Blockchain Bet Could Be a Long-Term Boost to the Stock

The blockchain effort could be a necessary step towards the future of global shipping and driving down costs.

Is FedEx Worth a 'Shot' Here?

Is FedEx Worth a 'Shot' Here?

Then again, the time to buy often ends up being the time when nobody wants to.

FedEx Foul-Up Could Provide Opportunity to Its Competitors in China

FedEx Foul-Up Could Provide Opportunity to Its Competitors in China

FedEx's falling out of favor in China over the Huawei delivery issue could open the door to its foes.

UPS: Primed to Deliver

UPS: Primed to Deliver

UPS is solidly financed and scores in the top echelons for both stock price stability and earnings predictability.

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Portfolio managers are exercising their First Amendment right to do incredibly stupid things.

Turbulent Week Shows Importance of Focusing on Price Action

Turbulent Week Shows Importance of Focusing on Price Action

I have been preaching that we need to stay focused on price action more than anything else. This week was a particularly good illustration of why.

Warning Signs Appear, but It Is Still Too Early to Go Full Bear

Warning Signs Appear, but It Is Still Too Early to Go Full Bear

There are still dip buyers jumping on intraday weakness and the indices are staying above key technical levels.

Trading the Rails, GDP, Uber IPO: Market Recon

Trading the Rails, GDP, Uber IPO: Market Recon

Businesses are spending. If you're making stuff... if you're buying stuff, then the railroads are moving stuff.

I Don't Like the Initial Reaction to the Amazon and Intel Reports

I Don't Like the Initial Reaction to the Amazon and Intel Reports

Intel is often a more important market leader than the FAANG names.

I'm Maintaining a Bullish Bias but I've Increased My Vigilance

I'm Maintaining a Bullish Bias but I've Increased My Vigilance

The Amazon report is going to provide us with some very strong evidence of whether a short term top may be developing.

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

3 Important Earnings Reports I'll Be Watching This Week

This quarter is a heavy test for Tilray because of the stock's lofty valuation.