Kick Off June With these 63 Trades

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 63 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
ALBO Albireo Pharma Inc. B C B
ALK Alaska Air Group Inc. B C B
CERN Cerner Corp. B C B
CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. B B B
CTRP Ctrip.com International Ltd B B B
EQR Equity Residential B C B
FDC First Data Corp. B C B
INTU Intuit Inc. B B B
IX ORIX Corp. B C B
LNC Lincoln National Corp. B B B
PX Praxair Inc. B C B
ROST Ross Stores Inc. B C B
SBUX Starbucks Corp. B C B
SMFG Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. B B B
UDR UDR Inc. B B B
UNM Unum Group B C B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
AFL Aflac Incorporated C C C
AMTD TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. C C C
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc. C C C
BAM Brookfield Asset Management Inc. C D C
BEN Franklin Resources Inc. D B C
BIDU Baidu Inc. C C C
BRK.B Berkshire Hathaway Inc. C D C
DAL Delta Air Lines Inc. C C C
DXR Daxor Corp. D C C
GM General Motors Company D B C
HMC Honda Motor Co., Ltd. D C C
MET MetLife Inc. C D C
OMC Omnicom Group Inc D C C
QVCB Liberty Interactive Corp. QVC Group D B C
SNN Smith & Nephew PLC D C C
WLTW Willis Towers Watson Public Limited D B C
ZBH Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. D C C

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
CAG Conagra Brands Inc. C C C
CCE Coca-Cola European Partners Plc C B C
CQP Cheniere Energy Partners L.P. C B C
DISH DISH Network Corp. C C C
DUK Duke Energy Corp. B C C
ETE Energy Transfer Equity L.P. C C C
HPE Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. B C C
MMP Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. C C C
MT ArcelorMittal C B C
NEM Newmont Mining Corp. B D C
PAA Plains All American Pipeline L.P. C B C
RF Regions Financial Corp. C C C
STO Statoil ASA C B C
TTM Tata Motors Limited C C C
TU TELUS Corp. C C C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ADS Alliance Data Systems Corp. D C D
AWK American Water Works Company Inc. D C D
BBT BB&T Corp. D C D
BCE BCE Inc. D C D
CEO CNOOC Limited D C D
CLR Continental Resources Inc. D C D
COG Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. D B D
DPS Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. D C D
EPD Enterprise Products Partners L.P. D C D
SSL Sasol Limited D C D
TM Toyota Motor Corp. D C D
TXT Textron Inc. D D D
WFM Whole Foods Market Inc. D D 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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