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Morning Trending Tickers: United Parcel Service, Inc., (UPS)

Friday February 24th 2017: United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Air Delivery & Freight Services in the sector of Services. Based in USA, United Parcel Service, Inc., UPSĀ  has a market cap of 97.59 B. Since its IPO date on the 11/10/1999, United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS performance year to date is -3.04%. Today United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS has gained -0.16%, with a current price of 110.98.

Ownership of the company is 0.06% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 69.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 80.70%. Return of assets are at 8.90%, with return on investment at 22.80%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 24.18. While Total debt/equity is 32.22. With a profit margin of 5.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 77.30%, and operating margin of 8.80%. United Parcel Service, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1, while the quick ratio is 1.

For the last year United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS has seen a EPS growth of -27.70%. A performance for the year of 0.33%. The 52-week high is -7.85%, and the 52-week low is 8.68%. The average volume for United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS is 34221.

With a target price of 113.39, can United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of United Parcel Service, Inc., UPS. United Parcel Service, Inc. has a P/E of 28.46 and a forward P/E of 17.18. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 3.41. United Parcel Service, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.58 and 182.23 respectively. For P/cash, United Parcel Service, Inc. has a value of 26.14, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 110.98, United Parcel Service, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.99%. We see a return on equity of 219.20%.

Looking more long-term United Parcel Service, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.35%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 8.87% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of -27.70% for this year and for the last five years a 0.20% growth has been seen.

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