United Parcel Service moved 0.7% this afternoon session, trading between a high of $155.15 and a low of $152.3 per share. Yesterday the stock finished at $153.38 per share, compared to an average analyst target price of $182.19.
United Parcel Service, Inc., a package delivery company, provides transportation and delivery, distribution, contract logistics, ocean freight, airfreight, customs brokerage, and insurance services. The large-cap trucking freight/courier services company is based in the United States, and over the last twelve months it has returned a dividend yield of 4.1%. United Parcel Service has trailing twelve months earnings per share (EPS) of 11.53, which at today's prices amounts to a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 13.4.
Based on its expected future earnings growth, the company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of -7.11. Usually a PEG ratio between 0 and 1 indicates a potentially undervalued company.
Overview of the Company's Gross Margins:
|Date Reported||Revenue ($ k)||Cost of Revenue ($ k)||Gross Margins (%)||YoY Growth (%)|
At 24.2%, United Parcel Service's average gross margins are wider than the 21.94% average of its industry peer group, which suggests that the firm might have a competitive advantage.