72 Blue Chip Stocks 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 72 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 Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ICE Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. B B B
WHR Whirlpool Corporation B C B
JAZZ Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc B B B
MLM Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. B C B
MJN Mead Johnson Nutrition Company B C B
WDAY Workday, Inc. B C B
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. B B B
SYT Syngenta AG B C B
STJ St. Jude Medical, Inc. B B B
IR Ingersoll-Rand Plc B B B
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. B B B
ABBV AbbVie, Inc. B C B
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation B B B
EBAY eBay Inc. B B B
KYO Kyocera Corporation B C B
HIG Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. B C B
MS Morgan Stanley B B B
TWTR Twitter, Inc. B C B
PFE Pfizer Inc. B C B
KIM Kimco Realty Corporation B A B
FCAU Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. B D B

 

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
HSY Hershey Company D C C
PCAR PACCAR Inc D B C
SNY Sanofi D C C
HSBC HSBC Holdings plc D C C
BBT BB&T Corporation D C C
HPQ Hewlett-Packard Company D C C
JNPR Juniper Networks, Inc. C D C
BAC Bank of America Corporation C C C
MFG Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. D B C

 

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
BLK BlackRock, Inc. C C C
LNKD LinkedIn Corporation B D C
CHTR Charter Communications, Inc. B D C
BCR C. R. Bard, Inc. B C C
FLT FleetCor Technologies, Inc. C B C
SRE Sempra Energy C B C
OMC Omnicom Group Inc C C C
ETR Entergy Corporation C C C
TAP Molson Coors Brewing Company B C C
VFC V.F. Corporation B C C
VTR Ventas, Inc. B C C
HRL Hormel Foods Corporation C B C
TXN Texas Instruments Incorporated C B C
IP International Paper Company C C C
LBTYA Liberty Global Plc Class A C C C
AAL American Airlines Group, Inc. C C C
MSFT Microsoft Corporation C C C
UN Unilever NV ADR C B C
KEP Korea Electric Power Corporation B C C
CHU China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited C C C
DCM NTT DOCOMO INC B C C

 

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. D C D
BAP Credicorp Ltd. D B D
PTR PetroChina Co. Ltd. Sponsored ADR C D D
MON Monsanto Company D C D
CXO Concho Resources Inc. D C D
BTI British American Tobacco p.l.c. D C D
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation C D D
RY Royal Bank of Canada D C D
AER AerCap Holdings NV D B D
GPS Gap, Inc. D C D
LMCA Liberty Media Corp. D C D
CTL CenturyLink, Inc. D C D
FOXA Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. D B D
FOX Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. F B D
YPF YPF SA D C D
MU Micron Technology, Inc. D B D
AMAT Applied Materials, Inc. D C D
ORAN Orange SA Sponsored ADR D D D
KEY KeyCorp D C D
ITUB Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. D C D
BBD Banco Bradesco S.A. 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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