Investors sold shares of United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on strength during trading hours on Monday. $40.72 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $63.95 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $23.23 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, United Parcel Service had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. United Parcel Service traded up $0.49 for the day and closed at $110.01

A number of analysts have commented on UPS shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of United Parcel Service from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $117.00 price target for the company in a research note on Wednesday, June 29th. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Thursday, June 30th. Cowen and Company increased their price target on shares of United Parcel Service from $102.00 to $110.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, April 29th. Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Thursday, May 26th. Finally, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $112.00 price target (up previously from $109.00) on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Monday, May 2nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $108.23.

The firm has a 50 day moving average of $104.98 and a 200 day moving average of $100.96. The firm has a market capitalization of $97.10 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.99.

United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.22 by $0.05. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.12 earnings per share. The business had revenue of $14.40 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.57 billion. The firm’s revenue was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts expect that United Parcel Service Inc. will post $5.81 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other United Parcel Service news, SVP David A. Barnes sold 11,712 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of $102.47, for a total transaction of $1,200,128.64. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 150,747 shares in the company, valued at $15,447,045.09. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Other hedge funds and institutional investors have modified their holdings of the company. Park National boosted its position in shares of United Parcel Service by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. Park National now owns 102,892 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,902,000 after buying an additional 2,018 shares during the last quarter. Lee Danner & Bass Inc. boosted its position in shares of United Parcel Service by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. Lee Danner & Bass Inc. now owns 56,001 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,389,000 after buying an additional 956 shares during the last quarter. Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL boosted its position in shares of United Parcel Service by 21.8% in the fourth quarter. Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL now owns 26,057 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,897,000 after buying an additional 4,658 shares during the last quarter. B.S. Pension Fund Trustee Ltd acting for the British Steel Pension Fund acquired a new position in shares of United Parcel Service during the fourth quarter worth approximately $2,679,000. Finally, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado boosted its position in shares of United Parcel Service by 88.5% in the fourth quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado now owns 672,160 shares of the company’s stock worth $64,682,000 after buying an additional 315,498 shares during the last quarter.

United Parcel Service, Inc (UPS) is a package delivery company. The Company is a provider of global supply chain management solutions. It delivers packages each business day in over 220 countries and territories. The Company operates in three segments: U.S. Domestic Package, International Package, and Supply Chain & Freight.

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