62 Trades To Make Before October

During these busy times, it pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities. And today’s blog post should be a great place to start. After taking a close look at the latest data on institutional buying pressure and each company’s fundamental health, I decided to revise my Portfolio Grader recommendations for 62 big blue chips. Chances are that you have at least one of these stocks in your portfolio, so you may want to give this list a skim and act accordingly.

Upgrades

Last Week’s Holds, Now Buys

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc. B C B
BAX Baxter International Inc. B C B
BDX Becton, Dickinson and Company B C B
CCL Carnival Corp. B B B
COST Costco Wholesale Corp. B C B
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc. B C B
DD E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company B C B
HD Home Depot Inc. B B B
HRL Hormel Foods Corp. B B B
HST Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. B C B
JNPR Juniper Networks Inc. B B B
MMC Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. B B B
PRGO Perrigo Co. Plc B C B
SHW Sherwin-Williams Company B B B
SNY Sanofi B B B
UL Unilever PLC B B B
VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. B C B
VRX Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc. B B B
WM Waste Management Inc. B C B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ACN Accenture Plc D C C
AGU Agrium Inc. C C C
AIG American International Group Inc. D B C
AXP American Express Company D B C
CHT Chunghwa Telecom Co. Ltd. D C C
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. D B C
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. D B C
GS Goldman Sachs Group Inc. C B C
HTZ Hertz Global Holdings Inc. C C C
IP International Paper Company C C C
KO Coca-Cola Company C C C
KRFT Kraft Foods Group Inc. C C C
LINTA Liberty Interactive Corp. C C C
MSI Motorola Solutions Inc. C D C
OMC Omnicom Group Inc D B C
PAYX Paychex Inc. C C C
PSO Pearson PLC D C C
TJX TJX Companies Inc. D B C
V Visa Inc. D B C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
BNS Bank of Nova Scotia C C C
BTI British American Tobacco p.l.c. C C C
CLR Continental Resources Inc. B D C
COP ConocoPhillips C C C
EOG EOG Resources Inc. C C C
EQIX Equinix Inc. C C C
ICE Intercontinental Exchange Inc. C C C
KB KB Financial Group Inc. C B C
SE Spectra Energy Corp B D C
SJR Shaw Communications Inc. B C C
SLF Sun Life Financial Inc. C B C
TMUS T-Mobile US Inc. C B C
TRI Thomson Reuters Corp. C C C
YHOO Yahoo! Inc. B C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ABX Barrick Gold Corp. D D D
BSAC Banco Santander-Chile F B D
CPG Crescent Point Energy Corp. D D D
DHR Danaher Corp. D C D
DISCK Discovery Communications Inc. D B D
GIB CGI Group Inc. D C D
KMX CarMax Inc. D C D
MDLZ Mondelez International Inc. D C D
RF Regions Financial Corp. D C D
SU Suncor Energy Inc. D C D

Sincerely,

Louis Navellier

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