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A Lesson to Learn: United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS)

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS) went down by -3.43% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $233.72. The company’s stock price has collected -9.26% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 09/06/22 that Threat of Labor Unrest Is Growing Risk for UPS, Ford, and GM

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 13.47 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for UPS is at 1.07.

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The average price from analysts is $210.89, which is $42.6 above the current price. UPS currently public float of 730.55M and currently shorts hold a 1.70% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of UPS was 2.75M shares.

UPS’s Market Performance

UPS stocks went down by -9.26% for the week, with a monthly drop of -18.22% and a quarterly performance of -6.03%, while its annual performance rate touched -9.41%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.81% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.17% for United Parcel Service Inc. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -12.77% for UPS stocks with a simple moving average of -14.81% 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 “In-line.” The predicted price for UPS in the upcoming period, according to Evercore ISI is $214 based on the research report published on August 22nd of the current year 2022.

Evercore ISI, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see UPS reach a price target of $227, previously predicting the price at $255. The rating they have provided for UPS stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on July 12th, 2022.

UPS Trading at -13.25% 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 -28.18% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 2.17%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.81%, as shares sank -17.33% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -5.65% lower at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, UPS fell by -9.26%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -16.93% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $190.67. In addition, United Parcel Service Inc. saw -21.69% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further losses.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at UPS starting from Gutmann Kathleen M., who sale 21,307 shares at the price of $204.51 back on Aug 11. After this action, Gutmann Kathleen M. now owns 102,591 shares of United Parcel Service Inc., valued at $4,357,435 using the latest closing price.

WARREN KEVIN M, the Chief Marketing Officer of United Parcel Service Inc., sale 23,366 shares at $193.31 during a trade that took place back on Aug 02, which means that WARREN KEVIN M is holding 0 shares at $4,516,904 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 75.40, with 15.90 for asset returns.

The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.42.

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