• Is FedEx an Ackman Pick?

    By Anh HOANG - July 16, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, UPS

    FedEx (NYSE: FDX) has recently risen by 4.4% to more than $103.10 per share on the market, marking the company's biggest one-day gain since October last year. Since the beginning of the year, the company’s stock price has increased nearly 11.6%, lower than the S&P 500’s gain of more than 17.8%. The recent one-day gain was due to the rumor that activist more »

  • Is This Bellwether Company a Buy?

    By tarun bachhawat - July 12, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, UPS

    FedEx (NYSE: FDX) is a bellwether of the economy because of its global presence and size. It recently reported its earnings and gave weak guidance, therefore making it evident that the economy remains weak. With a weak outlook from the company let's analyze what to expect from the company and check what it offers investors.  

    Number crunching 

    FedEx reported quarterly earnings of $2.13 a share, beating analysts’ estimates more »

  • Don't Miss the Upside Potential of This Stock

    By Lee Samaha - June 27, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, UPS

    It’s very easy to get caught up in the trap of following quarterly earnings in so much granular data that developments in the long term trends can easily be missed. At times, investors are too quick to expect managements to hit quarterly guidance while not focusing on any strategic changes being made. In the case of FedEx (NYSE: FDX), this would be unfortunate because its numbers reveal some fascinating more »

  • Potential Upside for This Express Delivery Business

    By Anh HOANG - June 25, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, UPS

    Recently, FedEx (NYSE: FDX) released stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings results. The market has sent its shares up by nearly 1.3%, to nearly $101 per share. However, since the beginning of the year, FedEx gained only 9.6%, much less than the S&P 500’s return of 14.2%. Let’s take a closer look to determine whether or not FedEx could be a good buy at its current price more »

  • This Express Delivery Stock Is a Long-Term Buy

    By Anh HOANG - March 23, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, UPS

    Recently, FedEx (NYSE: FDX) lost nearly 7% of its market value in one day, from $106.46 per share to only $99.13 per share. The drop was due to a profit decline in the third quarter. Since the beginning of the year, FedEx has gained nearly 5.2%. Is the recent drop in its stock price an investment opportunity? Let’s find out.

    Business snapshot

    FedEx, incorporated in 1997 more »

  • The Exploding Mess at TNT Express

    By Matthew Luke - February 28, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, TNTEY, UPS

    It has been the exact opposite of a dynamite year for TNT Express (NASDAQOTH: TNTEY). Shares of Europe’s second largest (and the world’s fourth largest) package delivery company fell 50% the day UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced that they would withdraw their $7 billion bid to purchase the company. European Union anti-trust regulators indicated to UPS management that they would veto the proposed acquisition (which they officially did a few days later).

  • Stay Invested in This Transport Despite Lower Guidance

    By Vineeta Mittal - January 2, 2013 | Tickers: DPSGY, FDX, TNTEY, UPS

    On Dec. 19, FedEx (NYSE: FDX) announced 2Q13 results along with 3Q13 EPS guidance. Shares of FedEx fell by 1.8% to $93.20 on the same day. 

    Disappointing Results for 2Q13….

    The company reported 2Q13 EPS of $1.39 well below consensus of $1.41, indicating that Super-storm Sandy reduced 2Q13 earnings by $0.11/share at the Express Division. Moderate growth in revenues (4.9% yoy) was offset more »