70 Actions to Take on Today’s Rally

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 70 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
AET Aetna Inc. B B B
BBDO Banco Bradesco S.A. B C B
BLK BlackRock Inc. B C B
BSMX Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico B B B
BXP Boston Properties Inc. B B B
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc. B B B
D Dominion Resources Inc. A C B
ETR Entergy Corp. A C B
EXC Exelon Corp. B D B
FE FirstEnergy Corp. B C B
GG Goldcorp Inc. B C B
GSK GlaxoSmithKline Plc B D B
HCN Welltower Inc. B C B
KR Kroger Co. B B B
LLTC Linear Technology Corp. B C B
MAC Macerich Company B C B
MDVN Medivation Inc. B C B
SIRI Sirius XM Holdings Inc. B B B
SNN Smith & Nephew Plc B C B
SRE Sempra Energy B C B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
CTL CenturyLink Inc. D B C
DE Deere & Company C C C
DVA DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. D B C
FOX Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. D C C
MRK Merck & Co. Inc. C C C
SE Spectra Energy Corp C D C
SLG SL Green Realty Corp. D C C
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical Corp. D C C
SYT Syngenta AG C C C
TTM Tata Motors Limited C C C
TXT Textron Inc. D B C
WBA Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc C C C
WFM Whole Foods Market Inc. D C C
XRX Xerox Corp. C C C

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AAP Advance Auto Parts Inc. C C C
CE Celanese Corp. C C C
CNI Canadian National Railway Company C B C
DEO Diageo Plc D B C
ESS Essex Property Trust Inc. C B C
FMS Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. C C C
LRCX Lam Research Corp. C C C
PXD Pioneer Natural Resources Company B C C
RCL Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. C B C
STI SunTrust Banks Inc. C B C
WYNN Wynn Resorts, Limited C B C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AIG American International Group Inc. C D D
AMTD TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. D C D
BAC Bank of America Corp. D C D
CFG Citizens Financial Group Inc. D C D
COF Capital One Financial Corp. D C D
EOG EOG Resources Inc. D D D
FCX Freeport-McMoRan Inc. D C D
LNKD LinkedIn Corp. D B D
MFC Manulife Financial Corp. D B D
ORCL Oracle Corp. D C D
PFG Principal Financial Group Inc. D C D
PNC PNC Financial Services Group Inc. D C D
PRU Prudential Financial Inc. D C D
SBAC SBA Communications Corp. D B D
SCCO Southern Copper Corp. D C D
UAL United Continental Holdings Inc. D C D
WFC Wells Fargo & Company 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.


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