June 17 2011 08:48 AM

    Barron's--United Parcel Service's global division finished well and its export and import demand is better than stock-market sentiment. While it's not on the near-record pace of last year and with some slow areas, the movement of marine shipping containers is growing at an annualized clip of 8% today. However, the global expansion appears to be continuing on and more stable fuel prices lead us to raise estimates. As fuel prices have stabilized in the second-quarter our expectations have mildly improved that UPS will be better able to manage its margins. Read more!