Shares of United Parcel Service Inc. Cl B
inched 0.37% higher to $213.23 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.20% to 4,367.48 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.07% to 34,823.35. United Parcel Service Inc. Cl B closed $6.36 below its 52-week high ($219.59), which the company achieved on May 10th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as FedEx Corp.
fell 0.58% to $296.62, Deutsche Post AG ADR
fell 0.23% to $68.76, and Expeditors International of Washington Inc.
fell 0.43% to $128.38. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 3.0 M.