64 Actions to Take this Week

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 64 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.

Upgraded: From Hold to Buy
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ADI Analog Devices Inc. B C B
CRM salesforce.com Inc. B C B
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc. B B B
EBAY eBay Inc. B B B
FMS Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. B C B
GLW Corning Incorporated B B B
IR Ingersoll-Rand Plc C B B
SIRI Sirius XM Holdings Inc. B B B
SYMC Symantec Corp. B D B
UTX United Technologies Corp. B C B
VALE.P Vale S.A. B C B
WHR Whirlpool Corp. B B B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ADM Archer-Daniels-Midland Company C C C
CHA China Telecom Corp. Ltd. D C C
COG Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. C C C
FITB Fifth Third Bancorp D B C
JPM JPMorgan Chase & Co. D C C
LB L Brands Inc. C C C
MT ArcelorMittal SA ADR C C C
NFLX Netflix Inc. D B C
NOW ServiceNow Inc. C C C
RHT Red Hat Inc. D B C
XRX Xerox Corp. D C C

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
AET Aetna Inc. C C C
AMGN Amgen Inc. D B C
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc. C C C
ECL Ecolab Inc. C C C
EPD Enterprise Products Partners L.P. C C C
FE FirstEnergy Corp. B D C
GRFS Grifols, S.A. C C C
GSK GlaxoSmithKline plc B D C
PFE Pfizer Inc. C B C
QSR Restaurant Brands International Inc C B C
SEP Spectra Energy Partners L.P. C C C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative Grade Fundamental Grade Total Grade
ANTM Anthem Inc. D C D
CI Cigna Corp. D C D
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. D B D
F Ford Motor Company D C D
GWW W.W. Grainger Inc. D C D
HLT Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. D B D
KR Kroger Co. D B D
LEN Lennar Corp. D B D
MBLY Mobileye N.V. D B D
NXPI NXP Semiconductors NV D B D
ORAN Orange SA D C D
PHG Royal Philips NV D C D
RCL Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. D B D
RDS.A Royal Dutch Shell Plc D D D
SLB Schlumberger NV C D D
SNN Smith & Nephew PLC D C D
STO Statoil ASA C D D
SU Suncor Energy Inc. D D D
TROW T. Rowe Price Group D C D
TWX Time Warner Inc. D B D
TXT Textron Inc. D B D
UHS Universal Health Services Inc. D B 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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