UPS : Analysis & Opinions

  1. How UPS Plans to Benefit from Its Coyote Acquisition

    October 2, 2015
    Understand the business models of UPS and Coyote Logistics. Learn about the top four ways in which UPS will benefit from ...
  2. 5 UPS Tools to Help Your Small Business Go Global

    September 29, 2015
    Understand small businesses' struggles and the types of tools they need to go global. Learn about the top five UPS tools ...
  3. Invest in These 5 Industries When Oil Is Cheap

    August 18, 2015
    Airline and transportation companies benefit directly from cheap oil. But industries that benefit indirectly from cheap oil ...
  4. What Happened to the 3D Printing Revolution?

    August 17, 2015
    The 3D printing revolution's promised on-demand manufacturing and custom body organs are yet to materialize. What happened? ...
  5. European Regulators Launch Probe of FedEx-TNT Deal

    August 5, 2015
    European authorities are clearly uncomfortable with FedEx (NYSE: FDX) taking over TNT Express. Last Friday, the European ...
  6. UPS Makes a $1.8 Billion Acquisition

    August 5, 2015
    UPS (NYSE: UPS) is buying into a burgeoning segment of the logistics business. The company announced last week that it had ...
  7. Barron's Recap: Disney's Next Act

    May 31, 2015
    This weekend in Barron's online: the outlook for Disney, an excerpt from "The Great Minds of Investing," how the S&P ...
  8. Channel Dow Jones To Tackle Transport Stocks

    April 7, 2015
    Trade the Dow Jones Transportation Average directly through a traditional fund or break components into baskets of sub-sectors.
  9. Is It A Breakout? See The Point-And-Figure Chart

    November 18, 2014
    These stocks have broken out of a triple top formation using point-and-figure charting, a bullish sign.
  10. This Cash Cow Could Make Traders 150% by Thanksgiving

    August 22, 2014
    Options trading offers leveraged strategies that ratchet up percentage gains and lower upfront costs. Today, I'm going ...
  11. Break Up or Break Down? Four Stocks At Critical Levels

    June 9, 2014
    Four big name companies are creating either a topping pattern or setting up a move to new highs.
  12. How To Adjust Your Covered Calls On The Fly For Maximum Profits

    January 22, 2014
    One of the benefits of the covered call strategy is that it is usually a "set and forget" type of approach. By ...
  13. Ten Money Managers Worth Following

    December 23, 2013
    Generally speaking, most retail investors along with the media outlets tend to closely follow the moves of well-known investors ...
  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. Trend Channel Bounce Trades

    August 7, 2013
    These stocks are in strong upward trend channels, but are currently trading near the lower support line. If the channel holds, ...
  16. FedEx Not Particularly Expensive, But Analysts Still Too Positive

    June 19, 2013
    FedEx is doing better with margins and free cash flow, but expectations may yet be too demanding.
  17. 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.
  18. AmazonFresh: Good Or Bad Move For The Stock?

    June 5, 2013
    AmazonFresh, Amazon's online grocery business, is moving out of the testing phase and into Los Angeles, and then San Francisco ...
  19. 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 ...
  20. 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.
  21. Air Transport Services - A Riskier Play On A Cargo Recovery

    August 30, 2012
    Air Transport stands to gain significantly if air cargo recovers.
  22. Bull Vs. Bear: Olympic Advertising Is A Waste Of Shareholders' ...

    July 24, 2012
    No company can really say with certainty whether its Olympic sponsorship earned a positive return, which is reason enough ...
  23. The Upside On Shipping UPS

    June 29, 2012
    UPS has interesting prospects that are worth talking about.
  24. FedEx Still Getting A Pass

    June 20, 2012
    FedEx gets a lot of benefit of the doubt, but low asset yields are still a problem.
  25. Warren Buffett Picks To Coattail

    June 1, 2012
    We take a peek at some of Berkshire Hathaway's top holdings to see what Warren Buffett sees.
  26. 6 Stocks With Dividends And Growth

    April 30, 2012
    Growth and dividends don't have to be an either/or choice.
  27. 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 ...
  28. 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 ...
  29. The Challenge Of Figuring Out What FedEx Is Worth

    December 21, 2011
    FedEx looks appealing, but those low returns are a problem.
  30. The Investment Case For Old Dominion

    December 7, 2011
    Old Dominion is a distinctive growth story in a fragmented market.
  31. J.B. Hunt: A La Intermodal

    July 20, 2011
    Intermodal is still delivering the growth for J.B. Hunt.
  32. 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 ...
  33. FedEx Delivers Strength

    June 23, 2011
    FedEx delivered an impressive quarter and full fiscal year results. The company has improved its operations and, as an economic ...
  34. 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.
  35. Transport Stocks: On Your Marks, Get Set ...

    December 2, 2010
    Transport Stocks: On Your Marks, Get Set ...
  36. Key Developments In Air Delivery And Freight

    September 20, 2010
    Keep an eye on these industries with the Dow Jones Transportation Average.
  37. 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.
  38. Transports Shaping Up

    July 27, 2010
    Transports Shaping Up
  39. FedEx Is Delivering The Recovery

    June 18, 2010
    What do FedEx earnings say about our recovery?
  40. Fed Ex Flies Forward

    March 22, 2010
    A lack of competition and strong earnings have FedEx ideally positioned for the economic recovery.
  41. Monopoly-Like Companies

    December 14, 2009
    We might not have monopolies, but some businesses operate in industries where a couple of businesses essentially dominate.
  42. Bet On The Economy With Fed Ex

    November 20, 2009
    Despite the fact that FedEx shares have more than doubled since their March lows, its future growth potential is enormous.
  43. 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 ...
  44. FedEx Tapes The Bottom

    March 24, 2009
    This global carrier's optimism that the economy has reached bottomed and will resume growth is crucial, given its position ...
  45. Dark Horse Candidates To Enter The Dow

    March 4, 2009
    The DJIA is sure to be rebalanced over the next year as some members teeter on bankruptcy or face falling from the index.
  46. Steep Hill To Climb For United Parcel Service (UPS)

    December 12, 2008
    A consort of sell signals is telling traders that the bears may have taken control of UPS.
  47. For FedEx, It's All About Oil

    September 22, 2008
    FedEx is a bellwether of the economy. How is the bell ringing?
  48. 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.
  49. The Latest Expansion At UPS

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