UPS : Analysis & Opinions

  1. FedEx Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (FDX, UPS)

    June 22, 2016
    FedEx is testing three-month range support after Tuesday night earnings raised more questions than answers.
  2. Amazon Is Working on a Jetsons Future Today (AMZN, UPS)

    June 17, 2016
    Deutsche Bank released a report on Amazon's ever-expanding shipping network and its effects on UPS and Fedex
  3. Does Increased Headcount Equal Stock Appreciation?

    June 14, 2016
    Companies that are hiring more workers are often confident in their future prospects. Does this lead to stock appreciation? ...
  4. The Top 4 UPS Shareholders (UPS)

    June 7, 2016
    Learn about the history of United Parcel Service Inc., and the shipping company's top four largest individual shareholders, ...
  5. FedEx Boosts Dividend 60%, Stock Rises (FDX, UPS)

    June 7, 2016
    FedEx on Monday declared a quarterly cash dividend of 40 cents per share, boosting it from its prior quarterly cash dividend ...
  6. UPS Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers

    May 19, 2016
    Learn about several companies that rely on United Parcel Service for domestic and international package delivery and logistics ...
  7. eBay Hits the Bottle, Starts Selling Wine Online

    May 9, 2016
    Along with the collectibles you purchase on eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY), now you'll also be able to buy wine. The online auction ...
  8. UPS Stock: Capital Structure Analysis

    May 7, 2016
    Analyze UPS' capital structure to determine the relative importance of debt and equity financing. Identify the factors influencing ...
  9. UPS Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place

    May 4, 2016
    UPS has been stuck within the boundaries of a 12-point trading range for the last two years.
  10. UPS Stock: An Earnings Case Study

    April 30, 2016
    Check out the analysis of earnings for United Parcel Service, including historical earnings, past analyst estimates and future ...
  11. UPS Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers

    April 30, 2016
    Learn about the businesses and financial profiles of five key suppliers to UPS. Discover how much of each company's business ...
  12. 3 Large-Cap Value Mutual Funds for Bull and Bear Markets (MLVEX, ...

    April 26, 2016
    Explore the large-cap value mutual funds that have captured at least 96% of the S&P 500's returns over the last three years ...
  13. FedEx Blames E-Commerce for Coming Rate Hikes

    March 21, 2016
    Blame it on the push into omnichannel retailing, but package delivery giant FedEx (NYSE: FDX) says higher shipping rates ...
  14. Is FedEx a Buy After Strong Earnings?

    March 18, 2016
    The most favorable FedEx entry will come when it tests the March rally gap between 145 and 155.
  15. eBay Leverages Shyp Partnership to Woo Sellers

    March 18, 2016
    In some ways, eBay's (NASDAQ: EBAY) biggest rival is not another online retailer but the challenge of keeping sellers tied ...
  16. 5 Mutual Funds for Dividend Investors from Morningstar (VDIGX, ...

    March 16, 2016
    Find out which five highly rated dividend funds are Morningstar favorites for their strong yields and overall performance ...
  17. Uber Has Spawned a Legion of Followers

    March 15, 2016
    As Uber's popularity grows, more and more startups are following the ride-sharing app's business model.
  18. Amazon Logistics Changing 'Competitive Landscape'

    March 15, 2016
    Amazon's goal is to get products to the consumer as quickly and as efficiently as possible.
  19. Top 5 Mutual Fund Holders of FedEx (FDX, UPS)

    March 11, 2016
    Discover FedEx's five largest mutual fund investors, why these fund portfolio managers choose FedEx, and whether you should ...
  20. Amazon Plans Ambitious Logistics Program (AMZN)

    February 12, 2016
    After a dismal fourth-quarter earnings report showed rising shipping costs cut into profits, Amazon is planning to take on ...
  21. Who Does Cheap Oil Benefit? See This Stock (DG)

    February 12, 2016
    Cheap oil won't benefit most companies, but this retailer might buck that trend.
  22. Analyzing UPS's Return on Equity (ROE) (UPS)

    February 3, 2016
    Learn about UPS's return on equity (ROE), an important metric for investors. It is useful to compare the historical ROE and ...
  23. The 3 Best Shipping Services to Use This Holiday Season (UPS, ...

    December 30, 2015
    Look at the strengths, weaknesses and comparative costs of the three best shipping companies: the U.S. Postal Service, UPS ...
  24. A Closer Look at FedEx

    December 30, 2015
    Despite being poised to profit from the rise of globalization and e-commerce, FedEx faces its share of challenges. We take ...
  25. Why Is Amazon Trying to Become a UPS?

    December 23, 2015
    According to reports, Amazon is developing its own logistics system. Why?
  26. American Airlines: How Does a Giant Get Bigger?

    December 8, 2015
    American Airlines has merged and organically grown its way to success. Will that success continue, or is it time to sell?
  27. UPS Vs. FedEx: Comparing Business Models and Strategies

    December 1, 2015
    Investigate the different business models and strategies for UPS and FedEx, two companies that seemingly compete for the ...
  28. 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 ...
  29. 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 ...
  30. 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 ...
  31. What Happened to the 3D Printing Revolution? (SSYS, XONE)

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

    August 5, 2015
    European authorities are clearly uncomfortable with FedEx (NYSE: FDX) taking over TNT Express. Last Friday, the European ...
  33. 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 ...
  34. 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 ...
  35. 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.
  36. Why Amazon Needs to Dump UPS and Fedex (AMZN, FDX, UPS)

    February 5, 2015
    Amazon is too dependent on third-party shipping companies and must grow their delivery options to survive.
  37. 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.
  38. 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 ...
  39. 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 ...
  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. 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 ...
  42. Key Developments In Air Delivery And Freight

    September 20, 2010
    Keep an eye on these industries with the Dow Jones Transportation Average.
  43. Monopoly-Like Companies

    December 14, 2009
    We might not have monopolies, but some businesses operate in industries where a couple of businesses essentially dominate.
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