Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $2.02 million activity. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii who had been investing in United Parcel Service Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $115.01 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.07% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $45.54. The fund owned 10,013 shares of the transportation company's stock after selling 4,395 shares during the period. After $1.45 actual earnings per share reported by United Parcel Service, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.17% EPS growth.
United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, January 31st. It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii sold 3,091 shares as the company's stock declined 3.26% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 267,326 shares of the agricultural chemicals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.77 million, up from 245,368 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock increased 0.24% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $38.14. About 454,405 shares traded. It is down 64.73% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.93% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q3 2017. It is positive, as 46 investors sold UPS shares while 390 reduced holdings. 451.38 million shares or 0.77% more from 447.95 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 40,978 are owned by Shelton Mngmt. Sabal Trust holds 229,268 shares or 2.75% of its portfolio. Schneider Capital Management Corp owns 2.18 million shares or 1.26% of their USA portfolio. (NYSE:UPS) on Wednesday, September 20 with "Hold" rating. Madison Invest Holdings Inc has 243,985 shares. Argent Tru holds 3,288 shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. United Parcel Service, Inc. has a 12 month low of $102.12 and a 12 month high of $134.33. (NYSE:UPS) to report $1.67 EPS on January, 30.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 2.45% from last quarter's $1.63 EPS. Robert W. Baird maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. First PREMIER Bank increased its stake in United Parcel Service by 5.0% in the second quarter. It also reduced its holding in Mondelez Intl Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) by 10,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 50,000 shares, and cut its stake in Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR).
A number of research firms recently commented on UPS. (NYSE:UPS) on Monday, October 23 with "Hold" rating. Therefore 17% are positive. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $116.00 price objective (up from $108.00) on shares of United Parcel Service in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. BMO Capital Markets downgraded the shares of UPS in report on Wednesday, February 1 to "Market Perform" rating. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $123.09. (NYSE:UPS) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 5 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Thursday, March 24 by CSLA. JP Morgan initiated the stock with "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, December 13 report. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, June 1 report. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has "Buy" rating by Aegis Capital on Wednesday, February 8. (NYSE:UPS) earned "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Friday, April 29. Therefore 42% are positive. Salesforce.com had 196 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:CRM) rating on Thursday, September 1. As per Tuesday, December 12, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Ibm Retirement Fund, New York-based fund reported 17,153 shares.
Shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Monday, July 31. (NYSE:UPS) earned "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, January 8. The stock has "Hold" rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, July 14. (NYSE:UPS). Point72 Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership owns 40,000 shares. (NYSE:UPS) for 34,502 shares. 653 shares valued at $61,068 were sold by Dayon Alexandre on Tuesday, August 22.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.35 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.09, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. 93 funds opened positions while 178 raised stakes. 609.74 million shares or 0.30% less from 611.55 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 1,243 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $137,000 after purchasing an additional 899 shares during the last quarter. Moreover, Seabridge Inv Advsr Lc has 0% invested in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) for 400 shares. Soros Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 0.12% or 100,000 shares. Rowland & Co Counsel Adv reported 28,796 shares. Sun Life invested in 100 shares. Over the last five days, shares have managed 4.9% gains and now is up 18% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $116.02. Mengis Cap Incorporated invested in 0.17% or 2,100 shares. (NYSE:UPS) for 15,914 shares. Carlson Capital LP reported 0.27% stake.
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