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Posted: February 1, 2013 at 3:06 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “A lot of people look to UPS as a bellwether of the economy and what are they saying? Well, maybe things aren’t as good as we initially thought.” Kevin Sterling, BB&T Corp. analyst

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