These 68 Blue Chips Are On the Move

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 68 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
ADS Alliance Data Systems Corp. B C B
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. B B B
BBBY Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. B C B
BCR C. R. Bard, Inc. B C B
BK Bank of New York Mellon Corp. B C B
CF CF Industries Holdings, Inc. B C B
CMCSA Comcast Corp. B C B
CP Canadian Pacific Railway B B B
GMCR Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. B C B
GS Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. B C B
ISRG Intuitive Surgical, Inc. B C B
KYO Kyocera Corp. B C B
MTU Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. B B B
MYL Mylan N.V. B B B
NJ Nidec Corp. B C B
NVDA NVIDIA Corp. C B B
PRGO Perrigo Co. Plc B B B
RYAAY Ryanair Holdings Plc B B B
SYMC Symantec Corp. B C B
TWC Time Warner Cable Inc. B C B
ZMH Zimmer Holdings, Inc. B C B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
A Agilent Technologies, Inc. C C C
AFL Aflac Incorporated D C C
GE General Electric Company C C C
MON Monsanto Company C C C
NLSN Nielsen N.V. C C C
TROW T. Rowe Price Group D B C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AAL American Airlines Group, Inc. C C C
ACE ACE Limited C C C
ADI Analog Devices, Inc. C C C
AEE Ameren Corp. C C C
CB Chubb Corp. C C C
CHT Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd B C C
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company C C C
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Class A C C C
ETR Entergy Corp. B C C
FCAU Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. B D C
GIS General Mills, Inc. C C C
KEP Korea Electric Power Corp. B C C
LNG Cheniere Energy, Inc. B C C
LPL LG Display Co., Ltd C B C
NEE NextEra Energy, Inc. C B C
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group C B C
PUK Prudential plc C C C
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. C B C
TTM Tata Motors Limited C C C
UN Unilever NV ADR C B C
WMB Williams Companies, Inc. C C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AV Aviva plc D B D
BCH Banco de Chile F C D
BTI British American Tobacco p.l.c. D C D
CQP Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. D C D
EOC Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. D C D
EXC Exelon Corp. D D D
HST Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. D C D
JCI Johnson Controls, Inc. D C D
K Kellogg Company D D D
KB KB Financial Group Inc. D C D
KMB Kimberly-Clark Corp. D D D
MCD McDonald’s Corp. D C D
MWE MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. D C D
NGG National Grid plc D C D
PG Procter & Gamble Company D C D
PSX Phillips 66 D B D
SEP Spectra Energy Partners, LP D C D
TI Telecom Italia S.p.A. D D D
TSN Tyson Foods, Inc. D C D
WBK Westpac Banking Corp D C D

To stay on top of my latest stock ratings, plug your holdings into Portfolio Grader, my proprietary stock screening tool. You may get started here.

Sincerely,

Louis Navellier

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