Advisors don’t only have to bemoan the U.S. Postal Service’s decline — there are ways to profit from it. It’s worth at least considering an investment in ETFs that have exposure to companies like FedEx and UPS, according to an analysis by S&P Capital IQ.
With the U.S. Postal Service’s stated intention to close over 50% of its 487 mail processing centers and to move First Class mail to a two-to-three day standard from a one-day standard, along with its announcement that it is weighing the idea of ending Saturday mail delivery, FedEx and UPS are poised to benefit, according to the report.
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