United Parcel Service, Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -5.92% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -1.48% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 10.38% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of United Parcel Service, Inc. has a positive value of 8.69 compared to overall market. Stocks of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) rallied by 0.36% during the past week but lost 6.04% on a 4-week basis. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 0.44%. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) has underperformed the index by 7.72% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.
United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $106.5 and hit $107.5 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $107.34, with a gain of 0.83% or 0.88 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,012,807 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $120.44 and the company has a market cap of $93,171 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $94.22 .
United Parcel Service Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 31, 2017. The company reported $1.63 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.06. Analyst had a consensus of $1.69. The company had revenue of $16931.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $16994.98 million. The companys revenue was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.57 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.United Parcel Service was Reiterated by Barclays on Feb 1, 2017 to Equal Weight, Lowers Price Target to $ 115 from a previous price target of $122 .United Parcel Service was Initiated by Loop Capital on Dec 20, 2016 to Hold, Price Target of the shares are set at $124.United Parcel Service was Initiated by JP Morgan on Dec 13, 2016 to Neutral, Price Target of the shares are set at $118.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Aug 15, 2016, James J. Barber (President, UPS International) sold 2,268 shares at 109.79 per share price.On May 26, 2016, David A Barnes (Senior Vice President) sold 11,712 shares at 102.47 per share price.On Feb 19, 2016, D Scott Davis (director) sold 33,713 shares at 97.57 per share price.
United Parcel Service, Inc. is the worlds largest express carrier, the worlds largest package delivery company and a leading global provider of specialized transportation and logistics services. Their primary business is the time-definite delivery of packages and documents throughout the United States and in over 200 other countries and territories. They have established a vast and reliable global transportation infrastructure, developed a comprehensive, competitive and guaranteed portfolio of services and consistently supported these services with advanced technology.