|Consolidated Results||2Q 2013||2Q 2012|
|Revenue||$13.51 B||$13.35 B|
|Operating profit||$1.74 B||$1.79 B|
|Operating margin||12.9 %||13.4 %|
|Average volume per day||15.7 M||15.4 M|
|Diluted earnings per share||$1.13||$1.15|
UPS, FedEx, and the USPS have hired a combined 185,000 seasonal workers in preparation for the peak shipping season.
Package delivery giants FedEx and UPS have been leading the transportation sector to new multiyear intraday highs recently. Should you buy these stocks or the sector ETF that tracks them?