Start the Week Right With these 59 Stock Grades

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 59 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
ADBE Adobe Systems Inc. B B B
AIG American International Group, Inc. B C B
ASML ASML Holding NV ADR B C B
BAC Bank of America Corp. B C B
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA B B B
GIS General Mills, Inc. B C B
ING ING Groep NV B B B
MDLZ Mondelez International, Inc. B B B
MFG Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. B C B
PEP PepsiCo, Inc. B C B
PGR Progressive Corp. B B B
STT State Street Corp. B C B
TI.A Telecom Italia S.p.A. B C B
TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. B C B
VLO Valero Energy Corp. B B B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total
ALU Alcatel-Lucent SA C C C
BAX Baxter International Inc. C C C
BCE BCE Inc. C C C
BTI British American Tobacco p.l.c. D C C
CQP Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. C D C
CS Credit Suisse Group AG D C C
DEO Diageo plc D C C
EMN Eastman Chemical Company D C C
GE General Electric Company C D C
IX ORIX Corp. D C C
NMR Nomura Holdings, Inc. D B C
ORAN Orange SA C C C
PSX Phillips 66 D C C
SLF Sun Life Financial Inc. D C C
SMFG Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. C C C
SYY Sysco Corp. C C C
WMB Williams Companies, Inc. C C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total
ADM Archer-Daniels-Midland Company C B C
BBY Best Buy Co., Inc. C C C
BIDU Baidu, Inc. C C C
CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. C B C
DISH DISH Network Corp. C B C
DUK Duke Energy Corp. C C C
DVA DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. B C C
ENDP Endo International Plc C B C
ETE Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. C C C
FLT FleetCor Technologies, Inc. C B C
JD JD.com, Inc. B C C
O Realty Income Corp. C B C
RSG Republic Services, Inc. C C C
SIRI Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. C B C
SPG Simon Property Group, Inc. C B C
WM Waste Management, Inc. C C C
WYN Wyndham Worldwide Corp. C B C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total
CBS CBS Corp. D C D
ENI Enersis S.A. D B D
EXC Exelon Corp. D B D
PLD Prologis, Inc. D B D
PPL PPL Corp. D B D
RL Ralph Lauren Corp. D C D
SEP Spectra Energy Partners, LP D C D
SO Southern Company D C D
VMW Vmware, Inc. D C D
WDC Western Digital 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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