Brief Report on United Parcel Service Stock

Shares of Industrials sector company United Parcel Service moved -0.0% today, and are now trading at a price of $161.5. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 2,776,450 compared to its average volume of 3,696,696. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.0% performance.

United Parcel Service, Inc., a package delivery company, provides transportation and delivery, distribution, contract logistics, ocean freight, airfreight, customs brokerage, and insurance services. The company is based in Atlanta and has 500,000 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $137,586,049,024. United Parcel Service currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.9% per year.

27 analysts are following United Parcel Service and have set target prices ranging from $100.0 to $220.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, UPS is trading -1.93% away from its average analyst target price of $164.67 per share.

Over the last year, UPS shares have gone down by -6.9%, which represents a difference of -31.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $197.8 per share and its 52 week low is $133.68. With average free cash flows of $6.57 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 11.4% over the last 6 years, United Parcel Service declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 11,159,000 5,600,000 5,559,000 -40.45
2022 14,104,000 4,769,000 9,335,000 -13.67
2021 15,007,000 4,194,000 10,813,000 114.25
2020 10,459,000 5,412,000 5,047,000 123.42
2019 8,639,000 6,380,000 2,259,000 -64.86
2018 12,711,000 6,283,000 6,428,000
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