These 61 Big Blue Chips Are 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 61 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.

This Week’s Ratings Changes:

Upgraded: From Hold to Buy
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
BAP Credicorp Ltd. B B B
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA B C B
CHTR Charter Communications Inc. B C B
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company B D B
EMR Emerson Electric Co. B C B
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. B B B
LOW Lowe’s Companies Inc. B B B
LRCX Lam Research Corp. B B B
MNST Monster Beverage Corp. B C B
NCLH Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. B B B
NEM Newmont Mining Corp. A D B
PHG Royal Philips NV B C B
RCL Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. B C B
ROK Rockwell Automation Inc. B C B
RY Royal Bank of Canada B C B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AAL American Airlines Group Inc. D B D
ANTM Anthem Inc. D C D
AV Aviva plc D C D
AZN Astrazeneca PLC F B D
CELG Celgene Corp. D C D
E Eni SpA C F D
ENB Enbridge Inc. D C D
FOX Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. D C D
GSK GlaxoSmithKline plc D C D
HSY Hershey Company D C D
KYO Kyocera Corp. D C D
LUX Luxottica Group S.p.A. D B D
MFC Manulife Financial Corp. D D D
MRK Merck & Co. Inc. D C D
MYL Mylan N.V. D C D
REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. D B D
SE Spectra Energy Corp C D D
SNY Sanofi F B D
TEVA Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited D C D
TYC Tyco International PLC D C D
VNO Vornado Realty Trust D B D

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AGN Allergan plc D C C
AMGN Amgen Inc. D B C
CA CA Inc. C B C
CHKP Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. C B C
DEO Diageo plc C B C
ESS Essex Property Trust Inc. C B C
ETR Entergy Corp. B C C
HCA HCA Holdings Inc. C B C
LLY Eli Lilly and Company C C C
MDT Medtronic Plc C C C
MGM MGM Resorts International C D C
SSL Sasol Limited C C C
SYMC Symantec Corp. C C C
TOT Total SA B D C
UHS Universal Health Services Inc. C B C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AAPL Apple Inc. D B C
AGU Agrium Inc. D B C
BA Boeing Company C C C
CHU China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited C D C
DD E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company C D C
FDX FedEx Corp. C C C
MAC Macerich Company C C C
MAR Marriott International Inc. D C C
MET MetLife Inc. C C C
SRCL Stericycle Inc. D B C

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.


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