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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)?

The company in question is, United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) currently with a stock price of 108.64 (-0.14% today). The market cap for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 95687.33, and is in the sector Services, and Air Delivery & Freight Services industry. The target price for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 112.16. Currently United Parcel Service, Inc. is trading with a P/E of 19.57, and a forward P/E of 17.58. Average volume for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 2566.54 and so far today it is 941639.

Performance in the last year for United Parcel Service, Inc. has been 9.41%. For EPS growth, United Parcel Service, Inc. has seen a growth of 62.90%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 6.52%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been 9.90% over the last five years and could be 9.62% for the next five years. United Parcel Service, Inc. has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at 3.80%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at 5.30%. The 20-day simple moving average is 1.60%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 7.33%.

Since the IPO date for United Parcel Service, Inc. on the 11/10/1999, United Parcel Service, Inc. has seen performance year to date to be 14.83%. With United Parcel Service, Inc. trading at 108.64, the dividend yield is 2.87%, and the EPS is 5.56.

So could United Parcel Service, Inc., be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is 19.57. The PEG is 2.03, P/S is 1.61 and the P/B is at 39.19. The P/cash is *TBA, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

United Parcel Service, Inc. ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is *TBA, and the quick ratio is *TBA. This is with long term debt/equity at *TBA, and total debt/equity at *TBA.

In terms of margins, United Parcel Service, Inc. has a gross margin of 86.40%, an operating margin of 13.30% and a profit margin of 8.40%.Payout ratio for United Parcel Service, Inc. is 40.10%. Return on assets come to *TBA with return on investment coming to 30.80%.

Insider ownership for United Parcel Service, Inc., is at 0.06% and institutional ownership comes to 69.30%. Outstanding shares are at 879.56. While shares float is 688.38. The float short is currently 2.10%, and short ratio is 5.62.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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