UPS Can Finally Deliver

I wrote about FedEx (FDX) favorably a few days ago as being a major beneficiary of booming online sales. The other big, publicly traded player in package delivery is United Parcel Service (UPS).

Something striking jumped out at me when I looked at the data. UPS stock trades for a much lower price now than it did at its $89.10 peak in 2004. Back then, earnings per share totaled $2.85, vs. today's $4.47 actual trailing 12-months earnings. The dividend was $1.12 annually in 2004. Since then, it has more than doubled to $2.28....388 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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