United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) Shares Bought by Rothschild Investment Corp IL

Rothschild Investment Corp IL increased its stake in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) by 2.7% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 75,791 shares of the transportation company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,000 shares during the period. United Parcel Service accounts for about 1.1% of Rothschild Investment Corp IL’s portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Rothschild Investment Corp IL’s holdings in United Parcel Service were worth $9,081,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in UPS. Nuveen Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in United Parcel Service during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $368,346,000. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD lifted its stake in United Parcel Service by 36.5% during the 2nd quarter. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD now owns 11,788,515 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $1,217,400,000 after acquiring an additional 3,155,121 shares during the period. FMR LLC lifted its stake in United Parcel Service by 19.5% during the 1st quarter. FMR LLC now owns 14,645,570 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $1,636,496,000 after acquiring an additional 2,391,075 shares during the period. Invesco Ltd. lifted its stake in United Parcel Service by 47.3% during the 2nd quarter. Invesco Ltd. now owns 6,433,175 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $664,353,000 after acquiring an additional 2,064,682 shares during the period. Finally, Atria Investments LLC lifted its stake in United Parcel Service by 4,982.4% during the 2nd quarter. Atria Investments LLC now owns 1,097,035 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $89,057,000 after acquiring an additional 1,075,450 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 55.27% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NYSE:UPS traded up $0.61 during trading on Friday, hitting $115.89. 319,230 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,102,461. The company has a quick ratio of 1.09, a current ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.62. The company has a market cap of $96.81 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.02, a P/E/G ratio of 1.71 and a beta of 1.24. The company has a fifty day moving average price of $118.19 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $109.48. United Parcel Service, Inc. has a 52-week low of $89.89 and a 52-week high of $123.63.



United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 24th. The transportation company reported $1.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.93 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $18.05 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $17.98 billion. United Parcel Service had a net margin of 6.56% and a return on equity of 175.60%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.94 EPS. On average, equities research analysts predict that United Parcel Service, Inc. will post 7.51 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several analysts have commented on the stock. Loop Capital set a $140.00 price objective on shares of United Parcel Service and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, September 23rd. Credit Suisse Group set a $119.00 price objective on shares of United Parcel Service and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 31st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $135.00 price objective on shares of United Parcel Service and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, October 4th. UBS Group lifted their price objective on shares of United Parcel Service to $128.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 25th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of United Parcel Service from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $118.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Monday, July 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. United Parcel Service currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $120.46.

About United Parcel Service

United Parcel Service, Inc provides letter and package delivery, specialized transportation, logistics, and financial services. It operates through three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight. The U.S. Domestic Package segment offers time-definite delivery of letters, documents, small packages, and palletized freight through air and ground services in the United States.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS)

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