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  1. Transport ETFs Jolted By Weak UPS Earnings ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    With the economy growing at the fastest clip in over a decade and the oil price at a five-year low, transportation was one of the best performing sectors of 2014. This trend continued in 2015 driven by solid retail, manufacturing, and labor data that created strong demand for the movement of goods across many economic sectors.


  2. Houston UPS driver caught on camera peeing on houseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A Houston deliveryman was canned from his job after a customer caught him on camera taking a leak on the side of his house. Ben Lucas went to the tape after items inside a package delivered to his home this month in the Heights neighborhood were broken and busted open.


  3. BrownCafeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ZDNet Blogs

    BrownCafe: UPS info for UPSers. The BrownCafe community has been online since 1999 and is not sponsored or endorsed by United Parcel Service- Search through thousands of discussions- Access and post to the most recent discussions- View BrownCafe member profiles- Start private conversations- Customize your mobile account.


  4. Norbord Q4 sales affected by stronger U.S. dollar, weaker prices for wood panelsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Norbord Inc. reports that 2014 was disappointing year for the wood panel manufacturer, but it sees better days ahead due to a planned merger with Ainsworth Lumber and prospects for improved conditions in its core markets, particularly the United States. The company, which reports in U.S. dollars, said Wednesday it earned $3 million or six cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2014, compared with a profit of $2 million or four cents per share a year ago.


  5. UPS driver tosses package over gate, urinates on houseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A seasonal delivery driver for Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc. was fired after a home surveillance video showed him tossing a package over a locked gated and then urinating on the recipient's house. Ben Lucas told the station he checked video from his surveillance cameras after coming home to find a package smashed and the contents damaged.


  6. I Prefer FedEx Over UPS For 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Operating margin for FedEx has been expanding and will continue to expand in 2015 on the back of a modern fleet. In the air delivery and freight services industry, United Parcel Services and FedEx are the market leaders and both stocks have been big value creators in the past.


  7. Top 4 Small-Cap Stocks In The Air Delivery & Freight Services Industry With The Highest EPSRead the original story

    Yesterday | Benzinga

    Below are the top small-cap air delivery & freight services stocks on the NYSE and the NASDAQ in terms of earnings per share. The trailing-twelve-month earnings per share at Forward Air Corp. is $1.93.


  8. Can the U.S. Ever Fix Its Messed-Up Maternity Leave System?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    One week into her new job, Letitia Camire learned she was pregnant. It was 2011, and she'd just been hired as the office manager for United Tool & Machine, a small, family-owned tool and die company outside Boston.


  9. Norbord and Ainsworth Shareholders Approve Proposed MergerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Canada NewsWire

    Ltd. today announced that at special meetings held by each company earlier today, Norbord shareholders and Ainsworth shareholders and optionholders approved the previously announced proposed combination of Norbord and Ainsworth by way of a plan of arrangement. The transaction was approved by approximately 99.46% of the votes cast by all of the Norbord shareholders eligible to vote at the Norbord meeting and approximately 98.45% of the votes cast by minority shareholders of Norbord.


  10. FedEx - A Stock That Can Assure Great ReturnsRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    FedEx is a leading operator in the courier and logistics business worldwide which has grown manifold in recent years with emergence of e-commerce. Its main rivals are TNT Express , Deutsche Post AG and United Parcel Service Inc. but FedEx stock is a better option if you are looking at short to mid-term returns.


  11. Roadie Raises $10 Million To Revolutionize The Shipping IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Benzinga

    Most people use United Parcel Service, Inc. and FedEx Corporation to ship items overnight, but few options are available for faster or same-day shipping. In some cases a courier might actually cost more than the value of the item being shipped.


  12. Monroe-area teens make - a difference on MLK DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Students from nearby high schools, including Sultan High School, spent the day potting trees at Sound Salmon Solutions on Lake Stevens. These trees will be planted in salmon ecosystems this spring.


  13. Woman Says Employer Forced Her To Take Unpaid Leave While PregnantRead the original story

    Tuesday | ThinkProgress

    While Jamie Cole's doctor was monitoring her pregnancy because she had suffered preeclampsia with a previous one, she was still healthy. Her doctor simply told her to continue working as normal, just without heavy lifting.


  14. Schmidt Fund Joins UPS Backing Startup for Uber-Style DeliveriesRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    Roadie Inc., an Atlanta startup with backing from Google Inc. Chairman Eric Schmidt's venture capital firm, today debuts a smart-phone app linking people who want packages shipped with people willing to drive them. Like car-sharing service Uber Technologies, its drivers - or "Roadies" - are expected to be regular citizens who just happen to be driving across town or across the country, not necessarily professional drivers.


  15. Ignore AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 |

    Package delivery giant United Parcel Service disappointed investors last week when Q4 EPS came in light and 2015 estimates needed to be reduced. Analysts who had been loving the stock above $114 last Thursday were busy over the weekend downgrading from Buy to Hold.


  16. Stocks slide on weak company earnings, U.S. economic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Los Angeles Times

    U.S. stocks slid in early trading Tuesday after several big-name companies reported disappointing earnings or weaker outlooks. A surprise drop Discouraging government reports on orders of long-lasting manufactured goods and home prices also weighed on the market.


  17. New Market Research Report: Courier and Local Delivery Services Market in the US 2015-2019Read the original story

    Monday |

    The industry is characterized by high shipping volumes and low weights. The delivery of parcels and documents is undertaken with the help of sophisticated networks to enable fast shipments and meet exact delivery times.


  18. Keepin' It Low at 2015 Winter NAMM #bassguitarheroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ROCK103.COM

    You all should know by now that I'm a bass player from my constant on-air plugs of bass guitar heroes and previous blogs. Naturally, it just makes sense that I would take the liberty of covering some defenders of the low while at this year's Winter NAMM Show.


  19. Super Bowl trophy in good hands with FedExRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    The trophy for Super Bowl XLIX has arrived safely in Phoenix, thanks to Memphis-based FedEx Express.


  20. UPS stock still tumbling; Company plans holiday surge pricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Business Journal

    Shipping containers sit after being unloaded during United Parcel Service Inc. Worldport overnight shipping operations at Louisville International Airport. Shares of United Parcel Service Inc. are down about 2 percent, to about $100.98 per share at midday Monday.