United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 96.46 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 112.41 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 113.43. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 2585.02. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 28.78, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 17.37. The current EPS for United Parcel Service, Inc., is 3.91, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -27.70%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -1.95%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for United Parcel Service, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 8.79% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 8.35%. Quarter over quarter is 4.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 6.20%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 0.20%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 2.80%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.06% and institutional ownership is 69.00%. Shares outstanding is 858.11, while shares float is at a value of 688.72. Float short for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 1.10% and the short ratio is 2.94.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 24.18, while the total debt/equity comes to 32.22. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1, and the quick ratio is 1. The most recent gross margin is 77.30% and their operating margin is 8.80%. The profit margin is 5.60%.
United Parcel Service, Inc. has seen returns on assets of 8.90%, and on investment, 22.80%. Return on equity is 219.20%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 3.45. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 1.56, with Price/book ratio coming to 184.28 and Price/cash is 25.83, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.
The simple moving averages are 1.92% and 2.52% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -6.67% and the 52 week low is 10.08%.
United Parcel Service, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.95%, with a current price of 112.41. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 80.70%. This is in an industry, Air Delivery & Freight Services, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Services. United Parcel Service, Inc. is based in USA.
Performance in the Air Delivery & Freight Services industry means that United Parcel Service, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 1.86%, with performance for the month coming to 2.76%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 8.36%, and for the half year the performance is 0.82%. Volatility for this week is 1.04% and for the month this is 1.11%.
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