United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS)

Why UPS Really Needs to Find 100,000 Seasonal Workers

Back in early September, United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) said that it would hire 100,000 seasonal workers this year to help it deliver the expected glut of holiday packages. ...
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Meet the New Stamps.com and UPS Partnership

Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ: STMP) shares shot up on Tuesday after a collaboration with United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) was announced. The goal of this partnership is to provide their ...
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US Firms to Hire Fewer Seasonal Workers This Year

Citing data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas is predicting that the number of seasonal jobs offered this year will be no ...
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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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