Quotient Investors Llc who had been investing in United Parcel Service Cl B for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $114.37 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.61% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $59.41. 2,040,000 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,270,000. It is down 124.94% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 32.15% the S&P500.
Benin Management Corp increased its stake in United Parcel Service Inc (UPS) by 77.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Patten Group Inc sold 5,540 shares as the company's stock declined 3.26% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor acquired 10,116 shares of the transportation company's stock, valued at approximately $1,205,000. The stock increased 1.09% or $1.43 during the last trading session, reaching $132.72. Foster & Motley Inc sold 2,739 shares as United Parcel Service Inc. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. boosted its holdings in United Parcel Service by 261.3% during the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:UPS) has risen 2.10% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500. Greenwood Cap holds 0.08% or 2,905 shares. Therefore 38% are positive. The Hershey Company had 57 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained HCA Healthcare, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, November 1. William Blair maintained HCA Healthcare, Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, July 27. On Wednesday, July 22 the stock rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Conviction Buy". The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 10 by J.P. Morgan.
ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "3,706 Shares in United Parcel Service, Inc". On Wednesday, February 22 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral". The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 13 by JP Morgan. Jefferies maintained FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
Among 22 analysts covering United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Piper Jaffray maintained HCA Healthcare, Inc.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 69 investors sold HCA shares while 180 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes. They expect $1.67 earnings per share, up 2.45% or $0.04 from last year's $1.63 per share. Utah Retirement accumulated 126,639 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Calamos Wealth Limited Liability Com reported 0.25% in United Parcel Service, Inc. Argi Inv Svcs Lc reported 14,432 shares. 90,830 are held by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. (NYSE:UPS). Avalon Advsr Limited Liability Corp invested 0.58% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:HCA). Moreover, First Interstate Bancorp has 0% invested in HCA Healthcare, Inc. The correct version of this report can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2018/01/28/united-parcel-service-inc-ups-shares-bought-by-acadian-asset-management-llc.html. Signature Financial Inc accumulated 4,601 shares. (NYSE:UPS). Sei Investments stated it has 0.12% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) for 15,017 shares. The Oklahoma-based Bokf Na has invested 0.02% in The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY). Exxonmobil Mngmt Tx holds 0.38% or 125,779 shares.
Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $2.02 million activity.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.10, from 1.36 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 46 investors sold UPS shares while 390 reduced holdings. 104 funds opened positions while 395 raised stakes. 451.38 million shares or 0.77% more from 447.95 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Brookmont Management owns 40,969 shares.
United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. (NYSE:UPS) by 5.9% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Hillhouse Cap Management invested in 11,562 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Hldgs Sa invested in 0.08% or 80,909 shares. 970,564 are owned by Evercore Tru Na. Price T Rowe Associate Md holds 0.16% or 7.78M shares. Virtu Fincl Ltd Co holds 3,279 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Vident Advisory Lc owns 6,704 shares. Community Bankshares Na reported 16,468 shares. Princeton Strategies Gru accumulated 65,175 shares or 1.45% of the stock. Northern Trust Corporation reported 0.11% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Clarkston Partners Limited Com owns 199,724 shares.
Gabelli Securities Inc, which manages about $1.30 billion and $867.10M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Brocade Communications Sys Ico (NASDAQ:BRCD) by 59,432 shares to 823,016 shares, valued at $9.84 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of United Parcel Service from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. Therefore 94% are positive. After $1.45 actual EPS reported by United Parcel Service, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.17% EPS growth. Hamel Associates Inc invested 2.11% in United Parcel Service, Inc. Robert W. Baird reissued a "hold" rating and set a $118.00 target price on shares of United Parcel Service in a research note on Sunday, October 1st. (NYSE:SB) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, December 18 by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Monday, July 17 by Cowen & Co. Stifel Nicolaus maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. S&P Research has "Buy" rating and $120 target. The company was maintained on Friday, April 29 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, October 27 with "Neutral". The firm has "Hold" rating by Stephens given on Monday, January 8. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Friday, July 29 by Credit Suisse. On Friday, September 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Needham to "Buy".