United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) will announce its earnings results before the market opens on Monday, January 29th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.67 per share for the quarter. United Parcel Service has set its FY17 guidance at $5.85-6.10 EPS.
United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The transportation company reported $1.45 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.45. The business had revenue of $15.98 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.62 billion. United Parcel Service had a net margin of 5.58% and a return on equity of 551.29%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.44 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect United Parcel Service to post $6 EPS for the current fiscal year and $7 EPS for the next fiscal year.
United Parcel Service (NYSE UPS) opened at $133.08 on Monday. United Parcel Service has a 12-month low of $102.12 and a 12-month high of $135.53. The company has a market cap of $114,680.00, a PE ratio of 32.70, a PEG ratio of 2.07 and a beta of 0.92. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.33, a current ratio of 1.06 and a quick ratio of 1.06.
A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $137.00 price objective on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Wednesday, January 17th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $130.00 price objective on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Tuesday, January 9th. Knight Equity reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $135.00 price objective (down previously from $145.00) on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Monday, January 8th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $145.00 price objective (up previously from $135.00) on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Monday, January 8th. Finally, UBS Group lifted their price objective on shares of United Parcel Service from $117.00 to $126.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $124.09.
About United Parcel Service
United Parcel Service, Inc (UPS) is a package delivery company. The Company is a provider of global supply chain management solutions. The Company operates through three segments: U.S. Domestic Package operations, International Package operations, and Supply Chain & Freight operations. As of December 31, 2016, the Company delivered packages in over 220 countries and territories.
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