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Defense Department Awards Contracts to FedEx, UPS, Alaska Air

The U.S. Department of Defense announced on Thursday the award of more than a dozen contracts for everything from environmental rehabilitation work to repair and maintenance work for missiles going ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Express, CIT, Discover, FedEx, UnitedHealth and More

Stocks were getting slapped hard on Thursday morning on weak China trade data and on Portugal banking fears. Still, investors are still looking for upside in stocks while maintaining the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Charter Communications, DreamWorks, FedEx, Wells Fargo, Yahoo! and More

Stocks were looking for direction this Monday, ahead of a shortened week that actually will be full of economic reports. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Celgene, Cisco, FedEx, Starbucks and More

It is Thursday and the FOMC meeting has come and gone. With stocks again challenged new all-time highs, investors and traders keep being told that the bull market has morphed ...
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FedEx Buybacks Lift Earnings

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The package delivery service reported quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.46 on revenues ...
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UPS: Bigger Boxes Mean Higher Prices

The one-size, one-price strategy employed off and on by the U.S. Postal Service, United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) and FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has come to an end. The ...
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Why UPS Shipping Costs Could Further Pressure Amazon

Just over a month ago FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) announced that it was introducing "dimensional weight pricing" for packages, and United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) said Tuesday morning that ...
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Four Problematic Dividend Hikes: Target, Best Buy, FedEx, Caterpillar

Investors still love dividends and stock buybacks. On top of these corporate governance and return of capital strategies in general, investors really love when they are holding a stock where the ...
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Why Amazon Is Down 20% This Year

If you bought shares in Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) a year ago, you would have made a gain of 18.5% through Friday's trading. If you waited until the first of ...
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UPS Names New CEO

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) on Friday announced that current COO David Abney will replace retiring CEO Scott Davis effective September 1, when Davis retires as CEO and becomes ...
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Can Amazon Save the U.S. Postal Service?

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) on Friday reported a net loss of $1.9 billion in the second quarter of its 2014 fiscal year. The total is equal to almost ...
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Amazon’s Sunday Delivery an Effort to Retain Sales

Residents of 15 more U.S. cities are now eligible for Sunday delivery of their orders from Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). The company launched the service last November in New York ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chevron, Exxon, Merck, Tesla, Disney, Yelp and More

Stocks are mixed on Thursday after a Yellen-inspired low interest rate environment promise, but investors remain wary. They want gains from the stock market, but they want to avoid the ...
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Higher Shipping Costs Could Add to Amazon’s Woes

To say that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) faces a few headwinds may be an understatement. Some 20 states have begun to collect sales taxes on purchases, the company raised its ...
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Should FedEx Investors Fret Over Expanded Lawsuit?

Last week, FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) requested that a U.S. District Court in Manhattan dismiss a suit from the city of New York charging the company with illegally delivering 140 ...
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