44 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 44 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
AON Aon plc B B B
BA Boeing Company B B B
BIDU Baidu, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A B C B
CMCSA Comcast Corporation Class A B B B
CMCSK Comcast Corporation Class A Special B C B
CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. B B B
DHI D.R. Horton, Inc. B B B
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Class A B B B
FLT FleetCor Technologies, Inc. B B B
MKC McCormick & Company, Incorporated B C B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. C C C
BCS Barclays PLC Sponsored ADR C D C
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company D C C
LLTC Linear Technology Corporation D B C
LYG Lloyds Banking Group plc C C C
MXIM Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. C C C
PG Procter & Gamble Company C C C
RL Ralph Lauren Corporation Class A D C C
RUK Reed Elsevier PLC Sponsored ADR D C C
SEP Spectra Energy Partners, LP D C C
TI Telecom Italia S.p.A. C D C
TIF Tiffany & Co. D B C
VMW Vmware, Inc. Class A D C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ADBE Adobe Systems Incorporated C B C
AKAM Akamai Technologies, Inc. C C C
APD Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. C C C
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA C B C
EEP Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. Class A C B C
JAZZ Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc C B C
PCG PG&E Corporation B C C
SCHW Charles Schwab Corporation B C C
STJ St. Jude Medical, Inc. C B C
STT State Street Corporation C C C
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. C B C
VTR Ventas, Inc. B C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
IX ORIX Corporation Sponsored ADR D C D
LNG Cheniere Energy, Inc. D D D
ORCL Oracle Corporation D C D
SLF Sun Life Financial Inc. D C D
SMFG Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. D C D
TAP Molson Coors Brewing Company Class B D D D
UTX United Technologies Corporation D B D
WGP Western Gas Equity Partners LP 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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