United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS) went up by 0.57% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $233.72. The company’s stock price has collected 3.34% of gains in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 07/27/22 that Switching to sustainable cargo transportation has been a rough road. Here’s the way to speed up adoption.
Is It Worth Investing in United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE :UPS) Right Now?
United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 15.61 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for UPS is at 1.08. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 13 analysts out of 30 who provided ratings for United Parcel Service Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 3 rated the stock as “overweight,” 12 rated it as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $210.93, which is $14.66 above the current price. UPS currently public float of 596.07M and currently shorts hold a 2.00% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of UPS was 3.28M shares.
UPS’s Market Performance
UPS stocks went up by 3.34% for the week, with a monthly jump of 5.05% and a quarterly performance of 5.83%, while its annual performance rate touched 1.96%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.03% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.10% for United Parcel Service Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.56% for UPS stocks with a simple moving average of -2.15% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of UPS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for UPS stocks, with Evercore ISI repeating the rating for UPS by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for UPS in the upcoming period, according to Evercore ISI is $227 based on the research report published on July 12th of the current year 2022.
Credit Suisse gave a rating of “Outperform” to UPS, setting the target price at $225 in the report published on June 28th of the current year.
UPS Trading at 6.92% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought UPS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -16.77% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.10%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.03%, as shares surge +4.47% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +11.54% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, UPS rose by +3.34%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +0.58% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $186.46. In addition, United Parcel Service Inc. saw -9.25% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at UPS starting from WARREN KEVIN M, who sale 23,366 shares at the price of $193.31 back on Aug 02. After this action, WARREN KEVIN M now owns 0 shares of United Parcel Service Inc., valued at $4,516,904 using the latest closing price.
Cesarone Nando, the President, US Operations of United Parcel Service Inc., sale 19,292 shares at $179.23 during a trade that took place back on May 18, which means that Cesarone Nando is holding 17,505 shares at $3,457,697 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for UPS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +13.48 for the present operating margin
- +17.93 for the gross margin
The net margin for United Parcel Service Inc. stands at +13.26. Equity return is now at value 98.20, with 19.10 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.42.