71 Trades to Combat the Chill on Wall Street

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 71 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
AEE Ameren Corp. B B B
AEP American Electric Power Co. Inc. B C B
BCH Banco de Chile B C B
CHKP Check Point Software Technologies B B B
COH Coach Inc. B C B
GD General Dynamics Corp. B B B
HDB HDFC Bank Ltd. B B B
LRCX Lam Research Corp. C B B
MMC Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. B B B
MSI Motorola Solutions Inc. B C B
MTB M&T Bank Corp. B C B
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. B C B
PHG Royal Philips NV B B B
RCI Rogers Communications Inc. B C B
SNE Sony Corp. B C B
SO Southern Co. B B B
SYY Sysco Corp. B C B
TGT Target Corp. B C B
TRI Thomson Reuters Corp. B B B
WEC WEC Energy Group Inc B C B
YUM YUM! Brands Inc. B C B

Last Week’s Sells, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ABX Barrick Gold Corp. C D C
ALL Allstate Corp. D C C
BBDO Banco Bradesco S.A. D C C
BCE BCE Inc. D C C
BRK.B Berkshire Hathaway Inc. D B C
CEO CNOOC Ltd. C C C
CNI Canadian National Railway Co. D C C
EIX Edison International C C C
EMR Emerson Electric Co. D B C
ETN Eaton Corp. Plc D C C
FE FirstEnergy Corp. D C C
FOX Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. D C C
KOF Coca-Cola FEMSA C D C
LVS Las Vegas Sands Corp. C C C
ORCL Oracle Corp. D C C
PH Parker-Hannifin Corp. D C C
SHG Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. D C C
SLB Schlumberger NV C D C
SRCL Stericycle Inc. C C C
STO Statoil ASA C D C
VIA Viacom Inc. D C C

Downgrades

Last Week’s Buys, Now Holds

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ABBV AbbVie Inc. C B C
AME AMETEK Inc. C B C
ANTM Anthem Inc. C C C
BA Boeing Co. D B C
COL Rockwell Collins Inc. C C C
DLPH Delphi Automotive Plc C B C
DOW Dow Chemical Co. C B C
ESS Essex Property Trust Inc. C C C
ING ING Groep NV C B C
LMCK Liberty Media Corp B D C
MHFI McGraw Hill Financial Inc. C B C
MPC Marathon Petroleum Corp. C B C
PRGO Perrigo Co. Plc C C C
TI.A Telecom Italia S.p.A. C C C

Last Week’s Holds, Now Sells

Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ADS Alliance Data Systems Corp. F B D
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. D C D
BIIB Biogen Inc. D B D
BP BP p.l.c. C D D
BX Blackstone Group L.P. D D D
BXP Boston Properties Inc. D B D
DD E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. D C D
HCN Welltower Inc. F B D
IVZ Invesco Ltd. D C D
LBTYA Liberty Global Plc D C D
LYG Lloyds Banking Group Plc D C D
SHPG Shire Plc D B D
STJ St. Jude Medical Inc. D C D
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. D C D
WDAY Workday 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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