64 Stock Trades for the 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.

This Week’s Ratings Changes:

Upgraded: From Hold to Buy
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
AEG AEGON N.V. ADR B B B
AET Aetna Inc. B D B
ALB Albemarle Corp. B D B
ARE Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc. B C B
BBL BHP Billiton Plc B C B
BLL Ball Corp. B B B
BX Blackstone Group L.P. B B B
CB Chubb Limited B B B
CELG Celgene Corp. B C B
CI Cigna Corp. B B B
CM Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce B C B
COL Rockwell Collins Inc. B C B
CTAS Cintas Corp. B C B
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. B B B
DB Deutsche Bank AG B B B
DISH DISH Network Corp. B C B
EOG EOG Resources Inc. B C B
EQIX Equinix Inc. B C B
EXPD Expeditors International of Washington Inc. B C B
HIG Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. B C B
MMC Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. B B B
OKE ONEOK Inc. B C B
PRPO Precipio Inc. B C B
RTN Raytheon Company B C B
SWK Stanley Black & Decker Inc. B B B
TS Tenaris S.A. B B B
VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. B B B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABEV Ambev SA C C C
ACN Accenture Plc C C C
BCE BCE Inc. C C C
CHD Church & Dwight Co. Inc. D B C
DUK Duke Energy Corp. C C C
LBTYB Liberty Global Plc C C C
MNST Monster Beverage Corp. D B C
SLF Sun Life Financial Inc. C C C
SPI SPI Energy Co Ltd D C C
TROW T. Rowe Price Group D B C
YNDX Yandex NV B C C
YUMA Yuma Energy Inc D B C

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABT Abbott Laboratories C B C
ADM Archer-Daniels-Midland Company C C C
BAM Brookfield Asset Management Inc. B D C
CME CME Group Inc. B C C
GPN Global Payments Inc. C C C
IP International Paper Company B C C
IVZ Invesco Ltd. C B C
IX ORIX Corp. C C C
MFG Mizuho Financial Group Inc. B D C
MTU Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. C C C
PBR Petroleo Brasileiro SA C B C
SU Suncor Energy Inc. C B C
TRI Thomson Reuters Corp. C C C
WAT Waters Corp. C B C
YUM Yum! Brands Inc. C C C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABC AmerisourceBergen Corp. D C D
BMRN BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. D B D
DFS Discover Financial Services D C D
ETE Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. D C D
HMC Honda Motor Co., Ltd. D C D
HST Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. D C D
KMI Kinder Morgan Inc. D C D
MAS Masco Corp. D B D
WPPGY WPP Plc D B D
WY Weyerhaeuser Company 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.

Sincerely,

Louis Navellier

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