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|Day's Range||118.04 - 119.33|
|52 Week Range||102.12 - 125.16|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||29.15|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.32 (2.78%)|
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UPS and the Teamsters are at it again, this time over holiday working hours. With record-breaking demand for United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) following Black Friday and Cyber Week sales, the Atlanta-based shipping giant informed drivers on Dec. 1 that they could be scheduled to work 70 hours over eight days during the holiday season (or the more typical 60 hours over seven days), which is in compliance with DOT regulations. Jim Hoffa, Teamsters General President, expressed his "outrage and concern" in a letter dated Dec. 4 to UPS CEO David Abney about the company bumping up the workweek.
United Parcel Service Inc. says it’s gotten deliveries under control after a surge of online shopping caused some delays following Thanksgiving.
United Parcel Service Inc. delays got worse last week as the world’s biggest package delivery company struggled to cope with a surge in online shopping that rival FedEx Corp. handled in stride.
UPS has warned of delivery delays this season because of overwhelming demand.
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The top 10 logistics companies in the world in 2017 are global names having a wide international footprint, extensive distribution networks, and impeccable reputation. These are renowned names from different parts of the world – the U.S.A., Germany, France, Switzerland and Japan. Logistics can be defined as the efficient and effective transportation and storage of […]
United Parcel Service Inc. said holiday orders with retail ground shipping should be placed by Thursday in order to arrive in time for the holidays. Amazon.com Inc. says orders with free shipping should be placed by Friday and that Amazon Prime orders should be placed by Dec. 22. This story is of local interest because Amazon (AMZN) and UPS (UPS) are two of the Louisville area's largest employers .
Have you looked up the United Postal Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) holiday shipping deadlines for 2017?Source: Starbucks Corporation
Shares of United Parcel Service (UPS) are lower Monday, as Morgan Stanley wars that it might be falling behind in the holiday rush again. Analyst Ravi Shanker and his team reiterated an Underweight rating and $79 price target on the stock today, on the heels of last week's article from The Wall Street Journal that reported UPS customers could see delivery delays. From the note: AlphaWise sentiment analysis shows a seasonal uptick in search and stress at this time of the year but we have seen a sharper than usual uptick in UPS in the past week (implying increase in negative sentiment) while FDX is similar to normal seasonal patterns.
The United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) is nearly finished with its fourth year of heart-ringing promotions that launch each holiday season, as part of its Wishes Delivered marketing campaign. “I would say that it should make you do something -- It should make you feel something," said Brian Pember, UPS' director of customer communications. The Atlanta-based logistics giant says it has had success with the Wishes Delivered campaign, starting three years ago with a Colorado Springs boy named Carson who had heart-warming relationship with his UPS driver, Mr. Ernie.
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SEATTLE/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday that soaring online purchases have caused delays in its distribution network, reflecting the challenge retailers and delivery services face in handling strong peak-season ecommerce demand. "The week of Thanksgiving is an incredibly busy time for all of retail," "With massive volume going through our system, there were some orders that took extra time, much like other major e-commerce sites," Wal-Mart spokeswoman Danit Marquardt said of the week of Thanksgiving. The backlog reflects the degree to which Wal-Mart, United Parcel Service and other companies struggled to handle peak ecommerce volumes despite months of preparation and major investments to expand and upgrade distribution facilities.
United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) is warning customers that there may be a delay on their orders.Source: Mike Mozart Via Flickr
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Donald Broughton, Broughton Capital, discusses UPS' downfalls as the company warns customers of delivery delays just before Christmas.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports United Parcel Service is struggling to keep pace in some areas of the country this holiday season.