81 Ways to Make Market Swings Work for You

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 81 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 B B
ADP Automatic Data Processing Inc. B B B
ALB Albemarle Corp. B C B
CBOE CBOE Holdings Inc. B B B
CHD Church & Dwight Co. Inc. B C B
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company B B B
CXP Columbia Property Trust Inc. B C B
EQY Equity One Inc. B C B
JNJ Johnson & Johnson B C B
KIM Kimco Realty Corp. B C B
MANU Manchester United Plc B C B
MCO Moody’s Corp. B C B
MHFI McGraw Hill Financial Inc. B B B
MYL Mylan N.V. B C B
NXPI NXP Semiconductors NV B B B
PEP PepsiCo Inc. B C B
PRGO Perrigo Co. Plc B C B
TXN Texas Instruments Incorporated B B B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ABB ABB Ltd. C C C
AJG Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. D B C
ALR Alere Inc. C C C
BIP Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. D C C
BNS Bank of Nova Scotia D C C
CCJ Cameco Corp. C C C
CREE Cree Inc. C C C
CXO Concho Resources Inc. C D C
FFIV F5 Networks Inc. D B C
HIW Highwoods Properties Inc. C C C
MFC Manulife Financial Corp. C D C
NLY Annaly Capital Management Inc. C D C
OKE ONEOK Inc. D C C
RY Royal Bank of Canada C C C
SE Spectra Energy Corp C C C
SKT Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. D A C
SNI Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. D B C
TD Toronto-Dominion Bank C C C
TROW T. Rowe Price Group C C C
VFC V.F. Corp. D C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AAP Advance Auto Parts Inc. C C C
ABC AmerisourceBergen Corp. C C C
BAC Bank of America Corp. C C C
DAL Delta Air Lines Inc. C B C
ETFC E*TRADE Financial Corp. B C C
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp C B C
GILD Gilead Sciences Inc. C B C
HMC Honda Motor Co., Ltd. C C C
ILMN Illumina Inc. C B C
KEY KeyCorp C C C
LNKD LinkedIn Corp. C C C
LUV Southwest Airlines Co. C B C
MSI Motorola Solutions Inc. C C C
SNDK SanDisk Corp. C C C
SNE Sony Corp. B C C
STI SunTrust Banks Inc. C C C
SYF Synchrony Financial C B C
SYY Sysco Corp. B C C
TSLA Tesla Motors Inc. B D C
USB U.S. Bancorp C C C
WFC Wells Fargo & Company C C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ALKS Alkermes Plc D C D
ARE Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc. D C D
BCS Barclays PLC D C D
BPL Buckeye Partners L.P. D C D
BPOP Popular Inc. D B D
CAB Cabela’s Incorporated D C D
CVX Chevron Corp. D C D
DNKN Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. D C D
ERJ Embraer S.A. D C D
ETN Eaton Corp. Plc D C D
GNTX Gentex Corp. D B D
HAL Halliburton Company D D D
IBM International Business Machines Corp. D C D
IR Ingersoll-Rand Plc D C D
LYV Live Nation Entertainment Inc. D D D
MNK Mallinckrodt Plc D C D
OKS ONEOK Partners L.P. D C D
SBH Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. D C D
SFM Sprouts Farmers Markets Inc. D B D
TRQ Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. D B D
UAL United Continental Holdings Inc. F B D
ZG Zillow Group Inc. 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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