NYSE:UPS - United Parcel Service Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$103.58 -0.82 (-0.79 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$104.40
Today's Range$102.28 - $106.40
52-Week Range$100.89 - $135.53
Volume2.30 million shs
Average Volume3.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$90.49 billion
P/E Ratio17.23
Dividend Yield3.46%
Beta1.15
United Parcel Service, Inc. provides letter and package delivery, specialized transportation, logistics, and financial services. It operates through three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight. The U.S. Domestic Package segment offers time-definite delivery of letters, documents, small packages, and palletized freight through air and ground services in the United States. The International Package segment provides guaranteed day and time-definite international shipping services in Europe, the Asia Pacific, Canada and Latin America, the Indian sub-continent, the Middle East, and Africa. This segment offers guaranteed time-definite express options, including Express Plus, Express, and Express Saver. The Supply Chain & Freight segment provides international air and ocean freight forwarding, customs and truckload freight brokerage, distribution and post-sales, and mail and consulting services in approximately 220 countries and territories; and less-than-truckload and truckload services to customers in North America. The company also offers shipping, visibility, and billing technologies; and insurance, financing, and payment services. It operates a fleet of approximately 119,000 package cars, vans, tractors, and motorcycles; and owns 45,000 containers that are used to transport cargo in its aircraft. United Parcel Service, Inc. was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Trucking & courier services, except air
Sub-IndustryAir Freight & Logistics
SectorTransportation
Current SymbolNYSE:UPS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP91131210
Phone404-828-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio6.43
Current Ratio1.14
Quick Ratio1.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.23
Forward P/E Ratio14.33
P/E Growth1.58

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$65.87 billion
Price / Sales1.35
Cash Flow$8.6245 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.01
Book Value$1.20 per share
Price / Book86.32

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.01
Net Income$4.91 billion
Net Margins7.68%
Return on Equity307.54%
Return on Assets13.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees454,000
Outstanding Shares859,220,000
Market Cap$90.49 billion
OptionableOptionable

United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United Parcel Service's stock symbol?

United Parcel Service trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UPS."

How often does United Parcel Service pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Parcel Service?

United Parcel Service announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Investors of record on Monday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.91 per share on Wednesday, December 5th. This represents a $3.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 16th. View United Parcel Service's Dividend History.

How were United Parcel Service's earnings last quarter?

United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 24th. The transportation company reported $1.82 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.82. The transportation company had revenue of $17.44 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.48 billion. United Parcel Service had a net margin of 7.68% and a return on equity of 307.54%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 7.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.45 EPS. View United Parcel Service's Earnings History.

When is United Parcel Service's next earnings date?

United Parcel Service is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Parcel Service.

What guidance has United Parcel Service issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Parcel Service issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.03-7.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.26. United Parcel Service also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $7.03-7.37 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for UPS?

19 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for United Parcel Service's stock. Their predictions range from $87.00 to $147.00. On average, they expect United Parcel Service's stock price to reach $125.4375 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Parcel Service.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Parcel Service?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Parcel Service in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Parcel Service.

Has United Parcel Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about UPS stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Parcel Service earned a daily sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of United Parcel Service's key competitors?

Who are United Parcel Service's key executives?

United Parcel Service's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David P. Abney, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Richard N. Peretz, Sr. VP, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 56)
  • Mr. James Jay Barber Jr., Chief Operating Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Juan R. Perez, Sr. VP and Chief Information & Engineering Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Scott Childress, VP & Investor Relations Officer

Who are United Parcel Service's major shareholders?

United Parcel Service's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.07%), BlackRock Inc. (4.93%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.99%), Capital World Investors (1.63%), FMR LLC (1.30%) and Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.98%). Company insiders that own United Parcel Service stock include Alan Gershenhorn, George Willis, James J Barber, Kathleen M Gutmann, Norman M Brothers Jr and Teri P Mcclure. View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Parcel Service.

Which major investors are selling United Parcel Service stock?

UPS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Morgan Stanley and Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY. Company insiders that have sold United Parcel Service company stock in the last year include George Willis, James J Barber, Kathleen M Gutmann, Norman M Brothers Jr and Teri P Mcclure. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Parcel Service.

Which major investors are buying United Parcel Service stock?

UPS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., AXA, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, OppenheimerFunds Inc. and Aviva PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Parcel Service.

How do I buy shares of United Parcel Service?

Shares of UPS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United Parcel Service's stock price today?

One share of UPS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $103.58.

How big of a company is United Parcel Service?

United Parcel Service has a market capitalization of $90.49 billion and generates $65.87 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $4.91 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.01 on an earnings per share basis. United Parcel Service employs 454,000 workers across the globe.

What is United Parcel Service's official website?

The official website for United Parcel Service is http://www.ups.com.

How can I contact United Parcel Service?

United Parcel Service's mailing address is 55 GLENLAKE PARKWAY NE, ATLANTA GA, 30328. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 404-828-6000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Parcel Service (NYSE UPS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  605 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  632 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,237
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This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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