|Bid||116.01 x 2900|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||114.00 - 116.78|
|52 Week Range||101.45 - 135.53|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.13|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.58|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.64 (3.08%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
UPS (UPS) today announced the grand opening of its second largest ground package processing facility in the United States and fourth largest package operation in its worldwide network. The new Atlanta sortation and delivery center is part of an expanded network of regional hubs designed to improve efficiency, service levels and reliability. The Atlanta hub will process approximately 100,000 parcels per hour via a highly orchestrated series of conveyors, chutes, belts and ramps, into waiting trailers for transfer to another UPS location, or into package delivery vehicles bound for area businesses and residents.
The company launched last month plans to hire 100,000 seasonal workers to support its annual holiday shipping rush, and UPS Brown Friday is part of that continuing effort. UPS is holding nearly 170 hiring fairs across the country on Friday, and will be hiring thousands of candidates on the spot. “Just about everyone has heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but for anyone looking for a great seasonal job this holiday season, UPS Brown Friday promises the first good deal of the season,” said Stefond Harris, Vice President, Human Resources.
The UPS Foundation today announced a $1.5 million commitment to support relief and recovery efforts for the earthquake/tsunami in Indonesia and Hurricane Michael in Florida. Through a combination of cash grants, in-kind transportation movements and technical expertise, The UPS Foundation, in collaboration with its disaster relief partners, will provide urgent relief, as well as support for long-term needs ranging from rebuilding to personal and financial recovery assistance. Last month, The UPS Foundation also committed more than $1 million to assist with Hurricane Florence relief efforts.
Attaining environmental benefits and lower cost of ownership are driving more commercial fleets to electrify, according to a UPS (UPS) and GreenBiz study released today. In the “Curve Ahead: The Future of Fleet Electrification” report, industry leaders identify the main motivations and barriers to electrification, as well as strategies to move the commercial electric vehicle market from niche to mainstream. The top motivation to go electric for 83 percent of large businesses surveyed is sustainability and environmental goals.
UPS (UPS) today announced the global expansion of UPS My Choice service to 96 additional countries and territories, bringing the total to 112 served. The expansion, which takes UPS My Choice service far beyond the original 16-country-and-territory footprint, comes in two phases: The first brought the service to 48 additional locations worldwide over the summer.
The UPS Store, Inc. will donate $100,000 worth of books to children-focused non-profit organizations across the country to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Toys for Tots Literacy Program. The retail shipping and business services chain will give away $10,000 worth of Scholastic books to 10 schools or non-profit organizations in support of children’s literacy in low-income and disadvantaged communities. The UPS Store invites the public to nominate qualifying charitable and philanthropic groups at www.theupsstore.com/bookgiveaway now through Saturday, Dec. 15.
MISSISSAUGA, ON , Oct. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - UPS (UPS) announced that the company will deploy nearly 40 per cent more employees on five continents to contribute to 450 community service projects, in the company's 16th annual Global Volunteer Month. In 2014, CEO David Abney pledged UPS's employees would contribute 20 million volunteer hours by the end of 2020, and the company is on pace to reach this goal. "In 2017, UPS Canada employees contributed over 100,000 volunteer hours in their communities," says Christoph Atz , president of UPS Canada.
UPS (UPS) announced today that the company will deploy nearly 40 percent more employees on five continents to contribute to 450 community service projects, in the company’s 16th annual Global Volunteer Month. In 2014, CEO David Abney pledged UPS’s employees would contribute 20 million volunteer hours by the end of 2020, and the company is on pace to reach this goal. UPS estimates employees will devote 375,000 volunteer hours in October to projects in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific and Indian subcontinent, Middle East and Africa (ISMEA).
Last night, UPS (UPS) was recognized by the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) with a 2018 “Sustain: ABLE Award” at PVA’s annual Mission: ABLE Awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. The company was acknowledged for leadership and support of the Paralyzed Veterans of America mission, programs and services. Since its pledge, UPS has hired more than 86,000 veterans and logged more than 183,000 volunteer hours for veteran connected activities. Founded in 1951, The UPS Foundation leads its global citizenship programs and is responsible for facilitating community involvement to local, national, and global communities.
ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2018-- UPS will report its 2018 third-quarter results on Oct. 24. A third-quarter financial results press release will be issued at 7 a.m. ET, and at 8:30 a.m. UPS Chairman and Chief ...
The UPS Foundation, which leads global citizenship and philanthropy programs for UPS (UPS), announced it will award nearly $2.7 million in grants to preeminent environmental organizations worldwide. The missions of these organizations align with The UPS Foundation and the company’s environmental sustainability goals, which address creation of global standards and best practices as well as other issues such as renewable energy sources and reducing its absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from global ground operations. This announcement comes after The UPS Foundation recently awarded $10 million in grants to 44 organizations that advance diversity and inclusion around the world.
FedEx shares drop on a dismal first quarter report with even a Morgan Stanley analyst calling it a “messy start.” Shares of United Parcel Service was also modestly down despite announcing a new national advertising campaign. FedEx Corporation shares were tumbling on Tuesday, closing the day down 5.53% on nearly 7 million shares traded. FedEx reported earning $3.46 per share in its fiscal first quarter vs. the $3.80 that analysts had expected.
The UPS Store, Inc. is launching a new national advertising campaign during September to demonstrate the full range of products and services The UPS Store® locations offer beyond packing and shipping. From copying and printing, to notarizing and shredding, the new campaign encourages small business owners and entrepreneurs to tap into The UPS Store for all of their business and back office needs. The new “Beyond Shipping” campaign was inspired by a nationwide research effort that revealed small business owners know The UPS Store takes care of shipping, but were surprised to discover the extensive range of business services the locally owned and operated locations offer.
UPS (UPS) was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the sixth consecutive year and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the 14th straight year. The recognition comes as UPS continues to work toward its ambitious sustainability goals to add more alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles to its fleet while increasing its reliance on renewable energy sources. UPS’s inclusion on these highly-regarded indices reflects its position in the top 10 percent of sustainability performers among the 2,500 largest companies tracked in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.
UPS (UPS) today announced a more than $1 million commitment through The UPS Foundation in support of recovery efforts following the devastating flooding, infrastructure damage and utility outages caused by Hurricane Florence. Through a combination of cash grants, in-kind transportation movements and technical expertise, the company and The UPS Foundation will provide both urgent relief, as well as support for long-term needs ranging from rebuilding to personal and financial recovery assistance. “We’re seeing immediate needs in these communities across a wide range of humanitarian areas in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence,” said Eduardo Martinez, president of The UPS Foundation and chief diversity and inclusion officer.
The full- and part-time seasonal positions – primarily package handlers, drivers and driver-helpers – have long been an entry point for permanent employment at UPS. Many senior UPS executives, including Chief Executive Officer David Abney and other members of the company’s senior leadership team, started their UPS careers as part-time employees. Over the last three years, 35 percent of the people UPS hired for seasonal package handler jobs were later hired in a permanent position when the holidays were over.
NEW YORK, NY, Sept. 13, 2018-- UPS today quantified the financial benefits of its transformation initiatives based on the company’ s outlook for revenue quality improvement and operating cost reductions ...
The partnership agreement begins with the 2018 Ryder Cup, which will be contested at Le Golf National in France from September 28-30, and extends through the 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin. UPS – which shipped 5.1 billion packages and documents last year – will host an onsite shipping center for merchandise purchased at the 2018 and 2020 Ryder Cups.
UPS (UPS) announced today the launch of Ware2Go, a new technology company and digital platform that matches available warehouse space and fulfillment services with merchants who need to get online orders to customers fast. The new business augments the company’s suite of custom e-commerce solutions designed to support small and medium-sized companies. “Ware2Go uses innovative online technology to match excess warehouse and fulfillment capacity with merchant demand to provide transparent inventory, order fulfillment and final delivery,” said Scott Price, Chief Transformation and Strategy Officer. Ware2Go recruits and certifies warehouses in strategic locations, establishing a network of vetted fulfillment partners.
The UPS Store, Inc. and Inc. magazine announced the winner of the national Small Biz Salute Pitch Off contest at a live event on August 8 in Detroit. Bryanne Leeming, founder and CEO of Unruly Studios, won $25,000 and an editorial feature in Inc. Magazine for her STEM-focused small business. Leeming’s live presentation at the historic Gem Theatre in Detroit won over a panel of judges, which included Bravo TV host Tabatha Coffey, tech entrepreneur Josh Linkner, former NFL linebacker Dhani Jones, and Inc. magazine executive editor Jon Fine.
ATLANTA, Aug. 09, 2018-- The UPS Board of Directors today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.91 per share on all outstanding Class A and Class B shares. The dividend is payable Sept. 5, 2018 to ...
Next week students enrolled in Fulton County Schools (FCS) will begin the new school year. Unfortunately for homeless Atlanta teens trying to head back to school, purchasing even the most basic items can pose a challenge. Today, to help with this need, Kevin Warren, UPS’s new chief marketing officer and members of UPS’s African American Business Resource Group (AABRG), in partnership with the Ed Isakson YMCA, led an effort to create 500 hygiene kits packed with bars of soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, shampoo, lotions and combs.
UPS (UPS) today announced a collaboration with Thor Trucks, Inc. to develop and test a fully-electric class 6 delivery truck in Los Angeles, Calif. The truck is expected to be ready for deployment later this year. UPS continues to work with a range of companies to test and deploy promising alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles that will help it meet its sustainability goals. Electric vehicles, and the charging infrastructure needed to support them, play a critical role in UPS’s vision for its fleet of the future.
Reports 2 Q18 EPS of $1.71, up 8.2%; Adjusted 2 Q18 EPS of $1.94, up 23% International Operating Profit up 8.4%; Adj. Operating Profit Climbed 15% Average Daily Exports Increased 9.5%, Led by Europe Supply ...
Additionally, UPS will present details regarding the company’s multi-year plans at a Transformation Conference in New York on September 13, 2018. Registration is open on the UPS Investor Relations website. The event will be webcast live, and available for replay.