United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS)

Very Mixed Reactions to Saudi-Attack Oil Price Spike in Transportation Stocks

The weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil production and infrastructure have created major moves in the markets. After all, Saudi Arabia has close to 10% of global production, and roughly ...
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Target, UPS Set Seasonal Hiring Plans

It's nearly that time of year again. Now that back-to-school shopping is behind us, U.S. retailers are looking ahead to the holiday season, which generates as much as 30% of ...
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8 Large-Cap and Mega-Cap Stocks Scoring Major Analyst Upgrades

The markets may have come off their highs of the day after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested that it may be appropriate to begin lowering interest rates, but investors ...
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Amazon Extends Plans to Crush FedEx

FedEx killed part of its deal to deliver goods for Amazon last week. Now, Amazon has returned the favor. It has announced it will buy more large Boeing jets for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Adobe, Amex, Intel, 3M, Microsoft, SAP, Shopify, Sprint, Target and More

Stocks were indicated to open mildly lower on Monday, but no direction seems clear because the losses were less than 0.1% on all three major index futures. The S&P 500 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, CarMax, Celgene, Chevron, Exxon, Lyft, FedEx, Peabody Energy, UPS, Wells Fargo and More

The first quarter is over, and the Dow Jones industrial average was up 11% year to date, the S&P 500 was up 13% and the tech-heavy Nasdaq generated a return ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, Apple, Apptio, Cheniere, First Solar, Kratos, Smartsheet, UPS, Waste Management and More

Stocks traded sharply higher in a post-G20 recovery from a ceasefire in the China trade war, but stocks already were indicated to give back some of those gains on Tuesday ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Boring Company, owned by Elon Musk, will not complete one of its transportation tunnels. According to MarketWatch: Elon Musk's Boring Co. has dropped plans for a test tunnel on the ...
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25 Stocks Down 20% That Could Be Steals

Now that 2018 has reminded investors just how volatile the stock market can be at times, it's important to look at the big picture. The selling pressure of October has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AT&T, Boeing, Hilton, KB Home, Microsoft, Norfolk Southern, Pandora, UPS and More

Stocks were trying to open higher after a big stock market flush on Wednesday took out other recent lows. Some investors may still be bullish long term, but they also ...
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What’s Not So Good About UPS Earnings

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) reported third-quarter 2018 results before markets opened Wednesday. The package delivery service posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.82 on revenues of $17.44 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Amazon, Apple, Bed Bath & Beyond, Citigroup, Mastercard, Paypal, Square, Visa and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Thursday after Wednesday's rate hike by the Federal Reserve. The odds are still very high for another interest rate hike as soon at the December ...
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More Good News for Workers Looking for Seasonal Jobs

Last Thursday, Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) announced plans to hire 120,000 seasonal workers to get the company through the 2018 holiday shopping season. That ties the single largest seasonal hiring ...
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UPS to Hire 100,000 to Handle Holiday Rush

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) plans to hire 100,000 workers to handle package shipments during the 2018 holiday season. That's the highest total ever for the company that hired ...
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How the UPS Transformation Plan Is Touted to Lift Earnings

Last November, United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) filled a newly created position of chief transformation officer, who would be responsible for driving change in the company with the goal ...
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