35 Stock Trades To Kick-Off The Month

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 35 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
ABBV AbbVie, Inc. B C B
BLK BlackRock, Inc. B C B
EBAY eBay Inc. B B B
ENDP Endo International Plc B B B
MA MasterCard Incorporated B B B
MFG Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. B C B
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. B B B
TWC Time Warner Cable Inc. B C B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AFL Aflac Incorporated D C C
CRH CRH Plc D C C
JCI Johnson Controls, Inc. D C C
SEP Spectra Energy Partners, LP D C C
TIF Tiffany & Co. D B C
TTM Tata Motors Limited C C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
CPB Campbell Soup Company C B C
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. C B C
ENL Reed Elsevier NV C C C
FE FirstEnergy Corp. C C C
IP International Paper Company C C C
JAZZ Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc C B C
JWN Nordstrom, Inc. C C C
MJN Mead Johnson Nutrition Company C C C
MKC McCormick & Company, Incorporated C C C
VFC V.F. Corporation C C C
VTR Ventas, Inc. B C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AA Alcoa Inc. D B D
ACE ACE Limited D C D
AZN AstraZeneca PLC D C D
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company D C D
CP Canadian Pacific Railway D B D
DFS Discover Financial Services D C D
LYG Lloyds Banking Group plc D C D
PCAR PACCAR Inc D B D
PCLN Priceline Group Inc D B D
SNN Smith & Nephew PLC 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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