UPS will provide detailed earnings April 27, but says its first-quarter EPS rose to $0.53 from...

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UPS will provide detailed earnings April 27, but says its first-quarter EPS rose to $0.53 from the previous year's $0.40. Adjusted EPS is $0.71 vs. expectations of $0.58. CFO Kurt Kuehn: “We expected the first quarter to be the most challenging of 2010... As it turned out, revenue was stronger than we expected due to international volume gains, increased yields in the U.S. and growth in Forwarding and Logistics." Shares +4.2% AH. (PR)