UPS Thinks These Are 5 of Its Biggest Risks

Discussion in 'The Latest UPS Headlines' started by cheryl, Aug 9, 2015.

  1. cheryl

    cheryl I started this. Staff Member

    UPS Thinks These Are 5 of Its Biggest Risks - Motley Fool

    United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) may seem too big and brown to fail, but that's simply not true. Even big companies can have big risks. With $35 billion in assets, 435,000 employees, and operations in 220 countries and territories, UPS has a lot to manage.

    In every annual 10-K SEC filing, corporations have to list their biggest risks. Here are five of the biggest risks UPS thinks it (and its shareholders) has to handle.
     
  2. Dracula

    Dracula Package Car is cake compared to this...

    I'm amazed they didn't mention labor costs. They never seem to miss a chance to take a swing at us.
     
  3. rod

    rod retired and happy

    I would think hackers would be at the top of the list.
     
  4. Dracula

    Dracula Package Car is cake compared to this...

    For now, probably. They have plenty of time to slash our wages, benefits and pensions. Most likely, they are waiting to see if we do it ourselves.
     
  5. By The Book

    By The Book Well-Known Member

    Last I checked don't all corporations have to do this? Thanks Cheryl.
     
  6. upschuck

    upschuck Avatar bet gone wrong

    They are worried about "the brand"? They sure are not acting like it.
     
  7. Tired Driver

    Tired Driver Sisyphus had it easy.

    I would think a long time STRIKE after this contract.