Investor Alert: Know Before You Buy These 57 Blue Chips

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 57 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
AAL American Airlines Group Inc. C B B
AGN Allergan Plc B C B
D Dominion Resources Inc. B C B
EIX Edison International B C B
FE FirstEnergy Corp. B C B
GGP General Growth Properties Inc. B C B
GRFS Grifols, S.A. B B B
MCO Moody’s Corp. B C B
MHK Mohawk Industries Inc. B B B
NCLH Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. B B B
NWL Newell Rubbermaid Inc. B C B
RCL Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. B C B
SHW Sherwin-Williams Company B B B
UAL United Continental Holdings Inc. C B B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ADS Alliance Data Systems Corp. D B C
BA Boeing Company D C C
BXP Boston Properties Inc. D C C
CBS CBS Corp. D B C
CFG Citizens Financial Group Inc. D C C
ESRX Express Scripts Holding Company D B C
IR Ingersoll-Rand Plc C B C
LYG Lloyds Banking Group Plc C D C
MET MetLife Inc. C C C
MPC Marathon Petroleum Corp. D B C
PFE Pfizer Inc. C C C
SE Spectra Energy Corp C D C
TWX Time Warner Inc. D B C
TYC Tyco International Plc C C C
VFC V.F. Corp. C C C
VTR Ventas Inc. C C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
BABA Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. C B C
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA C C C
CA CA Inc. C B C
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. C B C
CM Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce C C C
CRH CRH Plc C C C
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc. C B C
CVS CVS Health Corp. C B C
INCY Incyte Corp. C C C
LB L Brands Inc. C B C
LOW Lowe’s Companies Inc. C B C
LUX Luxottica Group S.p.A. C B C
MNST Monster Beverage Corp. C B C
SIRI Sirius XM Holdings Inc. C C C
SNN Smith & Nephew Plc C C C
TEVA Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. B C C
WPPGY WPP Plc C B C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. D D D
BNS Bank of Nova Scotia D C D
C Citigroup Inc. D C D
ING ING Groep NV D B D
PUK Prudential Plc D B D
RY Royal Bank of Canada D C D
STJ St. Jude Medical Inc. D C D
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. D C D
WBK Westpac Banking Corp D C D
WIT Wipro Ltd. 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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