FDX : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Uninspiring Start to Q1 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends

    March 26, 2014
    Uninspiring Start to Q1 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends
  2. Taper Is No Longer the Issue - Ahead of Wall Street

    March 19, 2014
    The only major question is whether the FOMC will change the unemployment threshold for its forward guidance.
  3. Green Arrows Mean More than St Paddy's - Ahead of Wall Street

    March 17, 2014
    The green arrows in the pre-market may be reflective of more than just Celtic solidarity.
  4. Playing The Boom In Net-Lease REITs

    January 29, 2014
    With the Fed’s taper tantrum sending many REITs into the basement, the time to buy could be on. And the triple-net players ...
  5. Forget The Headlines, This Stock Is A Long-Term Buy

    January 17, 2014
    There are overreactions in the stock market all the time, leading to mispriced securities. This happens as investors tend ...
  6. Could A 'Left For Dead' Stock Be The Comeback Pick Of The Year?

    January 17, 2014
    If you were a regular watcher of the business news channels in the spring of 2011, you couldn't escape one of the hottest, ...
  7. 14% Yields From A Country Where Dividends Are Required By Law

    January 17, 2014
    It's a country that rarely gets any mention by the mainstream financial media.Sure, you hear about India, China, Russia, ...
  8. My Favorite Pharma Stock Is Stronger Than Ever

    January 17, 2014
    What do you call 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every day for the next 20 years? If you're a big pharmaceutical company, ...
  9. This Recent Spin-Off Has 20% Upside

    January 17, 2014
    Who doesn't love to indulge with a sweet treat every now and then? (Especially when it's chocolate...) #-ad_banner-#​The ...
  10. The Simple Win-Win Strategy For Taming Risk In Your Portfolio

    January 17, 2014
    Risk is a fundamental part of investing. It might be easiest to understand by using bonds as an example.#-ad_banner-#​With ...
  11. Taper: Will They or Wouldn't They? - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 18, 2013
    It???s all about the Fed today, with the central bank???s Taper decision expected to be a close one.
  12. #PreMarket Primer: Monday, December, 2: Thousands Of Protesters ...

    December 2, 2013
    After Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych decided to put off sighing an accord with the EU, protesters took to the streets ...
  13. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of December 2

    December 1, 2013
    Quarterly reports from retailers Kroger (NYSE: DG) will be among the highlights this week. A couple of Chinese solar companies ...
  14. Market Wrap: New Highs for Airlines, Boeing Boost Stocks

    November 4, 2013
    Stocks moved modestly higher on Monday for a second day in a row. The gains came despite a steep losses suffered by shares ...
  15. Market Primer: Monday, September 23: Merkel Victorious, Coalition ...

    September 23, 2013
    Angela Merkel and her conservative party won German elections on Sunday, but she will not have an absolute majority in Germany’s ...
  16. Is the Market Ready for Taper? - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 18, 2013
    No one should be surprised by the expected Taper announcement this afternoon as this has been a major topic for the markets ...
  17. Market Not Worried About Taper - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 17, 2013
    Stocks appear to have priced in the taper announcement ahead of the Fed announcement tomorrow.
  18. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of September 16: FedEx, Oracle ...

    September 15, 2013
    Highlights on the earnings front this week will be the reports from FedEx (NYSE: ORCL). Analysts are looking for marginal ...
  19. UPS Cuts EPS Outlook, Price Falls - Analyst Blog

    July 15, 2013
    UPS has slashed its earnings forecast for 2013, representing a year-over-year growth of 3% to 7%.
  20. July 11: Are Investors Headed for Disappointment? - Economic ...

    July 11, 2013
    Are Investors Headed for Disappointment?
  21. Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Trends

    July 7, 2013
    Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Trends
  22. Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview

    July 5, 2013
    Here Comes Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview
  23. Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Trends

    July 5, 2013
    Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Trends
  24. Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Outlook

    July 5, 2013
    Will Earnings Growth Bottom in Q2? - Earnings Outlook
  25. UPS Launches New Monitoring Solution (revised) - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    The new service will make sure that time and temperature sensitive products reach their destined places.
  26. UPS Launches New Freight Solution - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    UPS launched a new shipment monitoring and risk management solution - UPS Proactive Response Secure.
  27. Did the Bond Market Stare Down the Fed? - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 28, 2013
    The emerging equilibrium is not only unstable, but also unsustainable.
  28. Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview

    June 28, 2013
    Fed to Reclaim Spotlight - Earnings Preview
  29. Q2 Earnings Expectations Remain Low - Earnings Trends

    June 27, 2013
    Q2 Earnings Expectations Remain Low - Earnings Trends
  30. When Will the Dust Settle? - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 21, 2013
    We are in for a bumpy ride this summer, as the market squeezes out the QE inspired excesses.
  31. Post-Fed, but Pre-Earnings - Earnings Preview

    June 21, 2013
    Post-Fed, but Pre-Earnings - Earnings Preview
  32. Stock Market News for June 20, 2013 - Market News

    June 20, 2013
    Benchmarks were battered on Wednesday after Bernanke said the Central Bank might cut back on the $85 billion bond purchase ...
  33. Bear of the Day: Barnes Group (B) - Bear of the Day

    June 16, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Barnes Group (B) - Bear of the Day
  34. Earnings Expectations for the Week of June 17

    June 16, 2013
    Quarterly reports from FedEx (NYSE: KR) will be among the highlights on the earnings front this week. Here is a quick look ...
  35. Looking Ahead to Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview

    June 14, 2013
    Looking Ahead to Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Preview
  36. Looking Ahead to Q2 Earnings Season (revised) - Earnings Preview

    June 14, 2013
    Looking Ahead to Q2 Earnings Season (revised) - Earnings Preview
  37. FedEx Raises Rates - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2013
    FedEx Freight - an affiliate of FedEx Corp. - has increased its shipping rates for certain regions.
  38. UTi Worldwide Still A “Hurry Up And Wait” Story

    June 7, 2013
    UTi Worldwide's success from here really does rely on successfully executing a long-anticipated operational improvement plan.
  39. UPS Expands LCL Lanes - Analyst Blog

    February 11, 2013
    United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS), the leading package delivery company has expanded its Less Than Container Load (LCL) services ...
  40. One of the Smartest Income Strategies in the Market

    February 11, 2013
    Four weeks ago, I told you about a trading strategy specifically designed to reduce exposure to market volatility, preserve ...
  41. Ryder Tops Overall, Guides for 2013 - Analyst Blog

    January 31, 2013
    Ryder System Inc. R), one of the world's largest providers of integrated logistics and transportation solutions, reported ...
  42. Transportation Stocks, Including UPS, Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 27, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.7%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.8%; and the Dow is trading ...
  43. FedEx and Other Transportation Stocks Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 19, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq is trading up 0.1%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.1% and the Dow has moved little. The transportation sector ...
  44. 5 Charts for a Bull-Bear Debate - Cook`s Kitchen

    November 30, 2012
    Let's take a look at some charts you don't see every day. They may tell us something about the underlying strength of this ...
  45. FedEx Among Transportation's Biggest Movers on November 30, 2 ...

    November 30, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.4%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.2%; and the Dow is trading ...
  46. UPS and More Big Movers in Transportation on November 29, 2012

    November 29, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq moving up 0.5%, the S&P 500 rising 0.5% and the Dow climbing 0.4%. The transportation ...
  47. 4 Oversold S&P Stocks with Nice Yields

    November 29, 2012
    Using monthly charts, MoneyShow's Tom Aspray identifies four stocks whose technical strength could make them good turnaround ...
  48. Transportation Stocks, Including FedEx, Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 16, 2012
    The Nasdaq has slipped 1%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.6% and the Dow is trading down 0.8% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  49. Top Ranked Transportation ETF in Focus - ETF News And Commentary

    October 31, 2012
    The transportation industry occupies an important niche in the world market and includes movement of freight and passengers ...
  50. Is Slowing Freight Demand Just A Speed Bump For Old Dominion?

    October 26, 2012
    Old Dominion continues to demonstrate why it's one of the best transport companies.
  51. Weak Earnings: China to Blame? - Analyst Blog

    October 24, 2012
    A lot of the weakness in the ongoing third quarter earnings season is attributable to problems in the Chinese economy. Europe ...
  52. Ahead of Wall Street - October 24, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 24, 2012
    Thursday, October 24, 2012 A lot of the weakness in the ongoing third quarter earnings season is attributable to problems ...
  53. Stock Market News for October 11, 2012 - Market News

    October 11, 2012
    Alcoa's third quarter loss and its forecast of a dismal global economic situation dragged benchmarks into the red on Wednesday. ...
  54. NYSE Stocks, Including Yum, Making Big Moves on October 10, 2 ...

    October 10, 2012
    This morning, the Nasdaq remains relatively unchanged, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2% and the Dow has slipped 0.5%. Also ...
  55. FedEx and More Big Movers in Transportation on October 10, 2 ...

    October 10, 2012
    The Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.2% and the Dow has decreased 0.5% so far today. The transportation ...
  56. Stock Market News for October 10, 2012 - Market News

    October 10, 2012
    Markets suffered yet another fall yesterday, following the International Monetary Fund's downgrade of global growth estimates ...
  57. Stock Market News for October 9, 2012 - Market News

    October 9, 2012
    Benchmarks closed in the red on Monday after the World Bank reduced growth estimates for East Asia and the Pacific region. ...
  58. Regency Leases Out in Florida - Analyst Blog

    October 3, 2012
    Regency Centers Corporation (REG), a real estate investment trust (REIT), recently announced two lease agreements for neighborhood ...
  59. Mixed Econ Data, Spain Gets Tense - Analyst Blog

    September 27, 2012
    A decidedly weak set of domestic economic data and concerns about budgetary developments in Spain provide the backdrop for ...
  60. Earnings Expectations: Too Low or Too High? - Earnings Trends

    September 26, 2012
    I would say a little bit of both - earnings will likely turn out on the lower side in the third quarter, but are most likely ...
  61. Stock Market News for September 26, 2012 - Market News

    September 26, 2012
    Benchmarks lost out on their their initial gains to close in the red following comments made by a key Fed official.  The ...
  62. Waiting To Back Up The Truck For Old Dominion

    September 20, 2012
    Old Dominion continues to set the pace in the less-than-truckload sector.
  63. PMI, ISM Indicate Slowing Economies - Analyst Blog

    September 20, 2012
    Stocks have been taking solace from the coordinated central bank actions that have flushed the markets with liquidity, offsetting ...
  64. Ahead of Wall Street - September 20, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 20, 2012
    Thursday, September 20, 2012 Stocks have been taking solace lately from the coordinated central bank actions that have ...
  65. FedEx and More Big Movers in Transportation on September 18, ...

    September 18, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has risen 0.1%, the S&P 500 is unchanged and the Dow has increased 0.1%. The transportation sector ...
  66. UTi Worldwide Sees A Relief Rally

    September 10, 2012
    UTi continues to struggle to grow profits in an environment with weak air volume and rising ocean rates.
  67. Dow Transports a Bad Sign? - Cook`s Kitchen

    August 31, 2012
    The major indexes are sitting, apparently comfortably, just below highs not seen in over 4 years, since before the market ...
  68. Air Transport Services - A Riskier Play On A Cargo Recovery

    August 30, 2012
    Air Transport stands to gain significantly if air cargo recovers.
  69. Will A Q4 Rebound Lift Atlas Air Worldwide?

    August 23, 2012
    Can Apple influence a fourth quarter air cargo rally?
  70. Big Movers on the Transportation Sector Today, Including UAL

    July 24, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq falling 0.2%, the S&P 500 slipping 0.5% and the Dow declining 0.6%. The transportation ...
  71. A Very Weak Start to Q2 Earnings Season - Earnings Trends

    July 13, 2012
    Summary We have results from only 32 S&P 500 companies at this stage, but what we have seen thus far -- in terms of ...
  72. The Upside On Shipping UPS

    June 29, 2012
    UPS has interesting prospects that are worth talking about.
  73. Company News for June 20, 2012 - Corporate Summary

    June 20, 2012
    "    IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS) posted second quarter earnings per share of $0.71, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.65 ...
  74. What Will Bernanke Do (WWBD)? - Analyst Blog

    June 19, 2012
    The Fed remains the center of attention today as investors expect the central bank to come through with more support at the ...
  75. Ahead of Wall Street - June 19, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 19, 2012
    Tuesday, June 19, 2012   The Fed remains the center of attention today as investors expect the central bank to come through ...
  76. UTIW Suffering Along With The Rest Of Logistics

    June 12, 2012
    Tough times in global airfreight have hurt UTi's growth, but the margin improvement seems real.
  77. Atlas Air Offering A China Recovery Play

    May 7, 2012
    Atlas Air could be taking off for a second half recovery.
  78. UPS Another Logistics Player Lacking Leverage

    May 1, 2012
    UPS saw growth, but the Street still seems to be overvaluing the company's market share and asset base relative to its actual ...
  79. Old Dominion Still In Overdrive

    April 30, 2012
    If Old Dominion disappointed investors, it could only be because a long string of solid results has led them to expect a ...
  80. Golf Industry Ripe For Consolidation

    March 23, 2012
    Golf is coming out of a multi-year slump with a bright outlook.
  81. FedEx Lowers Outlook: Delivery Stocks In Trouble?

    March 23, 2012
    Fedex lowered its outlook for the rest of the year, which isn't a good sign, as FedEx serves as a bellwether for U.S. economic ...
  82. C.H. Robinson Worldwide: Take The Long Way Home

    February 6, 2012
    CH Robinson Worldwide announced fourth quarter earnings that missed by a penny. See why the drop gives investors a good buying ...
  83. Arkansas Best Isn't The Best, But Is It This Bad?

    February 3, 2012
    Arkansas Best needs to be better.
  84. Which Companies Spend The Most On Lobbying?

    January 27, 2012
    Find out which companies spend the most on gaining influence over government officials.
  85. Air Transport Group Offers A Value Conundrum

    January 4, 2012
    Air Transport has difficulties producing free cash flow, but may yet be cheap.
  86. The Investment Case For Old Dominion

    December 7, 2011
    Old Dominion is a distinctive growth story in a fragmented market.
  87. The Market's Bipolar Vistaprint Disorder

    October 31, 2011
    Vistaprint has a lot to prove and the stock will likely remain very volatile.
  88. YRC Worldwide Jackknifes Investors

    September 22, 2011
    YRC Worldwide avoided bankruptcy, but this did little to benefit shareholders.
  89. 4 Pre-Earnings Release Estimates For Thursday

    September 21, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on September 22.
  90. UTi Seems To Be Pricing In The Bad News

    September 5, 2011
    UTi is vulnerable to a slowdown in growth, but slowdowns usually lead to recoveries.
  91. The Vistaprint Roller-Coaster Screams Down Again

    August 5, 2011
    Vistaprint is ridiculously volatile, but perhaps too cheap today.
  92. J.B. Hunt: A La Intermodal

    July 20, 2011
    Intermodal is still delivering the growth for J.B. Hunt.
  93. 9 Great Investment Ideas in this Market

    July 20, 2011
    It may seem like there's plenty of bad news out there, but beneath the surface tension there are great opportunities, writes ...
  94. We're Going to the Mattresses

    July 1, 2011
    Also to bed frames, and sheets and towels, and new and used cars—and yes, even into stocks, writes MoneyShow.com senior ...
  95. FedEx Success Highlights Even Bigger Opportunities

    June 23, 2011
    While FedEx may have grabbed the most headlines after a stellar quarter and compelling outlook, the optimism Fred Smith feels ...
  96. Earnings Preview for June 22

    June 21, 2011
    Here are four companies that will be releasing their earnings on June 22.
  97. Old Dominion's Great Growth Story

    April 29, 2011
    Old Dominion continues to leverage its lower cost base across a recovering industry.
  98. Bullish News For Global Trade

    April 7, 2011
    Increases in worldwide freight and cargo traffic continue to grow back towards pre-crisis levels and the sector has rallied ...
  99. Upside on UPS

    March 11, 2011
    UPS has interesting prospects that are worth talking about.
  100. Five Strong Socially Responsible Stocks

    March 7, 2011
    Making money in the market shouldn't prevent you from sleeping at night. Find out how to keep your conscience clean and wealth ...
  101. Atlas Air Flying Higher Now

    February 17, 2011
    Atlas is managing its transition away from military business and reaping the benefits of higher airfreight demand.
  102. Mixed Bag Of Earnings

    September 27, 2010
    Even when earnings have met expectations, stocks have been punished. Find out what is feeding this trend.
  103. Key Developments In Air Delivery And Freight

    September 20, 2010
    Keep an eye on these industries with the Dow Jones Transportation Average.
  104. Stocks That Own The Market

    September 20, 2010
    Dominant companies often have a successful track record of shareholder value creation.
  105. UTi Worldwide: Still A Name To Play In Freight

    September 6, 2010
    UTIW hasn't enjoyed the same rebound as other transports; savvy investors should ask why.
  106. Lowe's Improvement Won't Last Long

    August 18, 2010
    Lowes' earnings and outlook provides a glimpse that a bumpy economy lies ahead.
  107. The BCS Portfolio: Playing College Football Sponsors

    August 13, 2010
    College football's biggest bowls, along with the BCS title game, are sponsored by blue chip names you might want to consider ...
  108. Norfolk Southern Continues Rails' Strong Run

    July 29, 2010
    Norfolk Southern had a tremendous second quarter, and this good run may also bode well for the economy.
  109. UPS Delievers Good Tidings

    April 29, 2010
    UPS is seeing signs of frugality by both consumers and businesses.
  110. Stocks That Will Deliver

    April 19, 2010
    UPS's latest earnings are worth talking about.
  111. Home Depot Gets The House In Order

    February 25, 2010
    Although the weaker real estate environment continues to cause uncertainty for HD, being the biggest certainly has it advantages.
  112. Lowe's Building On Progress

    November 18, 2009
    Patient investors should see the silver lining today for Lowe's.
  113. Can UPS Deliver?

    October 21, 2009
    The delivery business may spike during the holidays, but it is still a bit too expensive.
  114. Signs Of An Improving Economy Multiply

    September 16, 2009
    There are growing signs of an economic recovery in the U.S., despite all the noise in the market place from bulls and bears.
  115. It Pays To Wait For UPS To Recover

    September 2, 2009
    UPS investors are getting paid to wait for business conditions to improve.
  116. Countries And Sectors Not Feeling The Economic "Recovery"

    August 13, 2009
    There are some confusing signals out there on the global economy that give pause as to whether the recession is over.
  117. J2 Global Competes Against All Odds

    August 7, 2009
    J2 Global continues to succeed despite its outdated attachment to the fax machine. Learn about its stock and the chances ...
  118. Global Investing Made Easy

    April 8, 2009
    Investing in the most valuable American brands operating globally has paid dividends this decade.
  119. The NASCAR Portfolio: Stocks Headed To Victory Lane

    March 3, 2009
    Are NASCAR's sponsors worthy of the winner's circle, or will they crash and burn?
  120. Increasing Profit Potential With Worker Retention

    February 25, 2009
    Worker Retention Honor Roll could turn into future business profits.
  121. Executives Take Pay Cuts For The Team

    January 15, 2009
    Upper management salary cuts do not guarantee future performance, but they do indicate how the right team can add value during ...
  122. So Much For Global Decoupling

    December 8, 2008
    Cascade saw a third-quarter sales decline as demand dried up. Learn what this means for the larger manufacturing industry.
  123. Transport Stocks: Value Play Or Value Trap?

    October 22, 2008
    Transportation stocks have been hit hard recently. Learn if the free fall was justified.
  124. 3 Transport Stocks That Deliver

    September 19, 2008
    Investors seeking safety should check out transport companies. We find strong plays within the holdings of a top transport ...
  125. CH Robinson Rattles The Supply Chain

    July 4, 2008
    CH Robinson is a transport company without any trucks. Learn why this unique business model is paying off.
  126. Shipping Companies Deliver Good Returns (UPS, FDX, EXPD)

    July 27, 2007
    The two big names in shipping continue to impress, but one smaller firm with a unique strategy is also worth a look.
  127. Can Standard Register Raise Its Standards? (SR)

    May 1, 2007
    Standard Register has a history of erratic earnings; the downtimes often present a buying opportunity.
  128. FedEx Numbers Require Some Sorting Out (FDX)

    March 21, 2007
    FedEx's warnings appear to be not bad, but digging deeper into the numbers reveals a different story.
  129. Guard Your Portfolio Against the Possibility of War in Iran

    February 23, 2007
    Nobody wants a war in Iran, but investors need to protect their portfolios in case the worst case scenario does occur.
  130. Boeing Has Lifted Off (BA)

    November 14, 2006
    Boeing's future still looks to be clear skies ahead.
  131. The Latest Expansion At UPS

    May 17, 2006
    A look at UPS and its recent expansion announcement.
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