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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 7:29 PM

Our friends in Memphis

FDX was up big today in a down market. One of the reasons was another upgrade to a buy with a 12 month target of $210.00 a share.
Say what you want, but as an investment they are kicking butt.
GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
GO UPS!!

Sun Sep 28

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 9:38 PM

Some expense smoke!

An Arizona man allegedly traded a valuable stone so he could get stoned.

Fired UPS employee Walter Earl Morrison, 20, has been accused of stealing a valuable diamond from a UPS cargo plane and swapping the gem, which was valued at $160,000, [more]

Fri Sep 26

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 6:13 AM

OT

Last night,one of the best who ever put the "Spikes" on in America's favorite game,baseball, played his last game in "Pinstripes". Gary Jeter,a class act who played and represented the game as it should be.
By the way, he had [more]

Wed Sep 24

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 1:10 PM

FedEx Is A Better Investment Than United Parcel?

This article compares two heavyweights in the global transportation and logistics sector: FedEx and United Parcel Service.
FedEx offers better expected levels of future earnings growth than UPS and trades at a discounted valuation.
UPS has [more]

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 9:35 AM

Holiday retail sales forecast to rise 4.5%

Retail sales could increase by 4.5% to $986B this holiday season on an improved macroeconomic backdrop, forecasts Deloitte Touche.

The mark would easily top last year's 2.8% rise.Online sales are tipped to rise by 14%.

Promotional [more]

Tue Sep 23

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bibbucks replied to the United Parcel Service board. 3:52 PM

Re: Violence in the News

My prayers go out to the relatives of these 2 victims.
GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
GO UPS!!

Fri Sep 19

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 9:39 AM

Nice to see

UPS broke thru the $100 level at the opening this morniing. First time since our last quarterly report in July.
GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
GO UPS!!

Thu Sep 18

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 2:16 PM

Holidays in the cross hairs

September is already half over. The holidays are in the crosshairs. UPS just announced their seasonal hiring plans. Everything seems to be moving so quickly. Is now a good time to buy logistics companies ?

Avoiding another holiday [more]

Wed Sep 17

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bibbucks replied to the United Parcel Service board. 8:27 AM

Re: Our friends in Memphis

CNBC had a couple of analysts on this morning talking aboput FDX numbers and comparing FDX versus UPS. They still are talking about how UPS came up short during the Christmas peak. One of the analysts said he even had FDX drivers delivering packages [more]

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bibbucks replied to the United Parcel Service board. 8:20 AM

Re: Our friends in Memphis

Stock is up over $4.00 in pre-market
GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
GO UPS!!

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 8:19 AM

Our friends in Memphis

Fdx reported this morning and hit a home run as far as their numbers. Beat both top and bottom line. Increase their rates for next year. Record profits since before recession. Stock is up over $.00 a share in pre-market. Stock is pushing $160 a [more]

Tue Sep 16

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 2:18 PM

seasonal workers

UPS says it expects to hire 90K-95K seasonal workers for the holiday period this year to handle the forecast surge in demand.The mark is much higher than the 55K seasonal workers the company added last year when a widespread snowstorm created a [more]

Tue Sep 9

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 12:50 PM

One last shot

September closes out our 3rd quarter. We will be reporting the numbers at end of November. As we all know, it's been a big time disappointing year for Brown.The fiasco that occurred during peak season last year has stayed with us all year. We have [more]

Mon Sep 8

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 9:55 AM

Article from Motley Fool

It's been a difficult year for United Parcel Service investors, as the stock has notably underperformed the S&P 500 and its main rival, FedEx. After a winter beset with difficulties for the logistics companies because of a combination of poor [more]

Thu Sep 4

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 4:34 PM

Investments in one basket??

Diversification is a subject that has been discussed numerous times since I've been on this board.
As you know, I have always been a Big advocate of diversifing your portfolio. I know there are some that have UPS as their only investment or it [more]

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 1:37 PM

Stuck in traffic???

United Parcel Service, Inc. stock has been trying to recover after coming out with disappointing earnings in late July. Will the current upside be sustainable or is it just a bounce in a bear market?

UPS shares have been climbing gradually [more]

Wed Sep 3

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 11:16 AM

Top sector dividend stock

United Parcel Service Inc has been named as the ”Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Transports”, according to Dividend Channel, which published its most recent ”DividendRank” report. The report noted that among the components of the Dow Jones [more]

Thu Aug 28

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 7:55 AM

Another one

Stick another candle in the cake as UPS celebrates it's 107th birthday today.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY BROWN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thanks for everything.
GOD BLESS AMERICA!!
GO UPS!!

Wed Aug 27

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bibbucks replied to the United Parcel Service board. 8:05 AM

Re: Wondering

Good morning Rshoe,
Watching your investments is not a bad thing to do as long as you are not consumed with it and you do it in moderation. I'm an active investor, but at the same time, my wife and I are active retirees enjoying the fruits of of [more]

Thu Aug 21

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bibbucks posted to the United Parcel Service board. 8:57 AM

We moved up one on the rankings

In the latest look at the underlying components of the S&P 500 ordered by largest market capitalization, United Parcel Service Inc has taken over the #58 spot from Eli Lilly & Co. according to The Online Investor.
GOD BLESS [more]

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