United Parcel Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation

UPS -- USA Stock  

USD 118.49  0.63  0.53%

Considering 30-days investment horizon, and your above average risk tolerance our recommendation regarding United Parcel Service is 'Hold'. Macroaxis provides United Parcel buy hold or sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding UPS positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of United Parcel Service available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site. The advice is provided from UPS buy-and-hold prospective. Also please take a look at United Parcel Analyst Recommendation to compare Macroaxis Buy or Sell Recommendation with the current analyst consensus. To check ratings for muliple equity instruments please use Instant Ratings tool.

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Financial Leverage

For the selected time horizon United Parcel Service has a risk adjusted performance of 0.05, jensen alpha of 0.12, total risk alpha of 0.49, sortino ratio of 0.0 and treynor ratio of 1.57
Macroaxis provides recommendation on United Parcel Service to complement and cross-verify current analyst consensus on United Parcel Service. Our buy or sell recommendation engine determines the firm potential to grow exclusively from the prospective of investors current risk tolerance and investing horizon. To make sure United Parcel Service is not overpriced, please validate all United Parcel fundamentals including its Price to Sales, Short Ratio, Five Year Return, as well as the relationship between Cash per Share and Total Asset . Given that United Parcel Service has Price to Earning of 20.23 times, we advise you double-check United Parcel Service market performance and probability of bankruptcy to make sure the company can sustain itself in the current economic cycle given your current risk tolerance and investing horizon.

United Parcel Thematic Classifications

Dividend Beast IdeaDividend Beast
Solid, dividend paying stocks and ETFs
Baby Boomer Prospects IdeaBaby Boomer Prospects
Mega stocks, funds and ETFs that tend to appeal to people considering retirement from the work force
Giant Impact IdeaGiant Impact
Public companies with mega capitalization

United Parcel Returns Distribution Density

Mean Return0.12Value At Risk1.09
Potential Upside1.10Standard Deviation0.97
 Return Density 

Institutional Investors

Security TypeSharesValue
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares51.5 M5.5 B
Blackrock IncCommon Shares42.3 M4.5 B
State Street CorpCommon Shares26.6 M2.8 B
Wellington Management Group LlpCommon Shares20.4 M2.2 B
Massachusetts Financial Services CoCommon Shares17.8 M1.9 B
Capital World InvestorsCommon Shares16.9 M1.8 B
Bank Of America CorpCommon Shares14.3 M1.5 B
Susquehanna International Group LlpCall Options5 M531.2 M

United Parcel Greeks

Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW=0.09
Overall volatility
Information ratio =0.31

United Parcel Volatility Alert

United Parcel Service exhibits very low volatility with skewness of -0.88 and kurtosis of 2.09. However, we advise investors to further study United Parcel Service technical indicators to make sure all market info is available and is reliable.
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United Parcel Fundamental Vs Peers

FundamentalsUnited ParcelPeer Average
Return On Equity285.95 % (15.17) %
Return On Asset10.94 % (15.64) %
Profit Margin7.52 % (5.50) %
Operating Margin14.11 % (10.91) %
Current Valuation123.67 B152.14 B
Shares Outstanding693.39 M1.43 B
Shares Owned by Insiders0.01 % 6.91 %
Shares Owned by Institutions69.25 % 18.37 %
Number of Shares Shorted9.44 M3.24 M
Price to Earning20.23 times40.69 times
Price to Book44.51 times14.44 times
Price to Sales1.50 times17.81 times
Revenue69 B9.85 B
Gross Profit14.85 B21.75 B
EBITDA9.74 B1.41 B
Net Income5.19 B517.71 M
Cash and Equivalents4.94 B3.89 B
Cash per Share5.74 times5.17 times
Total Debt22.77 B7.36 B
Debt to Equity966.50 % 0.72 %
Current Ratio1.21 times3.30 times
Book Value Per Share2.70 times13.64 times
Cash Flow from Operations1.64 B1.25 B
Short Ratio3.83 times2.09 times
Earnings Per Share5.95 times2.30 times
Price to Earnings To Growth1.50 times1.22 times
Number of Employees238.83 K10.67 K
Market Capitalization103.55 B29.78 B
Total Asset38.31 B126.86 B
Retained Earnings4.88 B38.24 B
Working Capital2.51 B3.58 B
Current Asset13.21 B36.8 B
   Exercise or conversion by Owens Christine M of 946 shares of United Parcel subject to Rule 16b-3 [view details]

United Parcel Alerts

Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

United Parcel generates negative expected return over the last 30 days
United Parcel has high financial leverage indicating that it may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial commitments
About 69.0% of the company outstanding shares are owned by institutional investors
On August 17, 2018 United Parcel paid $ 0.91 per share dividend to its current shareholders
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Acquisition by Eskew Michael L of 1935 shares of United Parcel subject to Rule 16b-3

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United Parcel Current Analysts Recommendations

Target Median Price128.00
Target Mean Price128.41
Recommendation Mean2.40
Target High Price150.00
Number Of Analyst Opinions22
Target Low Price92.00
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