Griffin Asset Management Inc. Takes Position in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)


Has $52.11 Million Position in United Parcel Service, Inc. The firm owned 12,076 shares of the transportation company's stock after purchasing an additional 1,972 shares during the period.

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FedEx jumped 4.7 percent to $241.63 at 1:31 NY after soaring as much as 5.3 percent, its biggest intraday gain since September 2016. It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500.

Plante Moran Financial Advisors Llc increased its stake in Proassurance Corp (PRA) by 100.85% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Valinor Management Llc sold 667,500 shares as Jd Com Inc (JD)'s stock rose 37.55%. The shares went up by 5.86% in value last month. Estee Lauder Companies Inc Class now has $45.84 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.11% or $2.25 during the last trading session, reaching $203.7. (NYSE:EL) has risen 1.49% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:FDS), 3 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. The change in rating was revealed in analysts report today. On Monday, September 28 the stock rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Hold". The stock of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:KRO) to report earnings on March, 9. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $189 target. Macquarie Research maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Wednesday, October 28 report. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of UPS in report on Thursday, August 24 with "Hold" rating. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, January 10 to "Underweight". BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, September 5 report. At the moment, the 14-day ATR for State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) is noted at 1.67. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 12 by Credit Suisse. Teri Mcclure has seen steady activity on the sell side, and on August 31, 2017, executed an option to sell 14062 shares. They expect $1.67 earnings per share, up 2.45% or $0.04 from last year's $1.63 per share. The fund owned 1,575,426 shares of the transportation company's stock after buying an additional 10,100 shares during the period. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) was reduced too.

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.07, from 0.98 in 2017Q1.

Woodmont Investment Counsel Llc, which manages about $557.42M and $354.44 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Vanguard Specialized Portfol (VIG) by 16,393 shares to 73,098 shares, valued at $6.77 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. 83 funds opened positions while 207 raised stakes. Barrett Asset Management Lc owns 98,943 shares or 0.83% of their U.S. portfolio. (NYSE:EL) for 22,039 shares. Fdx Advsr Inc invested in 53,764 shares or 0.18% of the stock. Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Perceptron, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). South State Corp accumulated 42,815 shares or 0.61% of the stock. Dimensional Fund L P stated it has 684,901 shares. Inv Mngmt Of Virginia Limited Liability Com accumulated 30,740 shares. The number of shares now owned by investors are 844.63 mln. At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $32.16 but has recovered 17.94% since then. Segall Bryant Hamill Lc holds 68,335 shares. (NYSE:EL). Atlanta Capital owns 23,584 shares for 0.37% of their portfolio.

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UPS has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. UPS's profit will be $1.44B for 18.62 P/E if the $1.67 EPS becomes a reality. Moreover, Granite Investment Prns Limited has 0.13% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. Deutsche Bank upgraded United Parcel Service from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $125.00 to $135.00 in a report on Monday. Therefore 0 are positive. Cowen & Co maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. The rating was maintained by S&P Research with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 22. Firm's net income measured an average growth rate of 5.50%.

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In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 6 Buys and 2 Sell among 27 analysts. That puts the market capitalization at $104.5 bln. Loop Capital has "Hold" rating and $124 target. The rating was maintained by FinnCap on Wednesday, July 29 with "Corporate". The company was maintained on Monday, September 25 by Cowen & Co.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.07, from 0.98 in 2017Q1. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. increased its holdings in shares of United Parcel Service by 261.3% in the 2nd quarter. The transportation company reported $1.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.45. (NYSE:UPS) shares have recently been behaving interestingly to keep investors awake. The investor is now holding $18.74 million shares due in part to a decrease of 448790 new shares in their portfolio.

"I think it's more of a sector trade: people looking for higher tax, high capex investments to rotate into", said Paul Lambert of Tocqueville Asset Management, which holds airline shares. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust Bk has 1.43 million shares. Tiaa Cref Invest Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation reported 2.46 million shares. Kessler Inv Gru Ltd Liability Co holds 0.01% of its portfolio in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)'s stock has been 15.16% and 6.33% for the last 12 months. & Mngmt Com invested in 0% or 35 shares.

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