Weekly Upgrades and Downgrades

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 55 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
ADSK Autodesk, Inc. B C B
APH Amphenol Corporation Class A B C B
BBY Best Buy Co., Inc. B B B
CCEP Coca-Cola European Partners Plc B C B
CE Celanese Corporation B C B
CERN Cerner Corporation B C B
CF CF Industries Holdings, Inc. B C B
DISCB Discovery, Inc. Class B B B B
EBAY eBay Inc. B C B
IHG InterContinental Hotels Group PLC B C B
LYG Lloyds Banking Group plc Sponsored B C B
PPG PPG Industries, Inc. B C B
UTX United Technologies Corporation B C B

Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
CAG Conagra Brands, Inc. D C C
HRL Hormel Foods Corporation C C C

Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
BGNE BeiGene, Ltd. Sponsored ADR B D C
CRM salesforce.com, inc. C C C
DLR Digital Realty Trust, Inc. B C C
DLTR Dollar Tree, Inc. B C C
DTE DTE Energy Company B C C
GDDY GoDaddy, Inc. Class A C A C
GOOGL Alphabet Inc. Class A B C C
IQV IQVIA Holdings Inc C C C
K Kellogg Company C C C
LVS Las Vegas Sands Corp. C C C
MCK McKesson Corporation B D C
MET MetLife, Inc. C C C
MLCO Melco Resorts and Entertainment Ltd C B C
NFLX Netflix, Inc. C B C
OKE ONEOK, Inc. B C C
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc B C C
RGA Reinsurance Group of America, C C C
TMUS T-Mobile US, Inc. C C C
TWLO Twilio, Inc. Class A C C C
VLO Valero Energy Corporation B C C
VMW VMware, Inc. Class A C B C
WDAY Workday, Inc. Class A C C C

Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABBV AbbVie, Inc. D C D
ABC AmerisourceBergen Corporation D C D
AMZN Amazon.com, Inc. D D D
ANET Arista Networks, Inc. D B D
BK Bank of New York Mellon Corp. D C D
BRK.B Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Class B D C D
CVX Chevron Corporation D D D
EXPD Expeditors International D C D
FCAU Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. C D D
GM General Motors Company D C D
GPC Genuine Parts Company D C D
HMC Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Sponsored D C D
KEP Korea Electric Power Corporation C D D
PKI PerkinElmer, Inc. D C D
RDS.A Royal Dutch Shell Plc Sponsored D C D
SIVB SVB Financial Group D C D
VALE Vale S.A. Sponsored ADR D C D
WMB Williams Companies, Inc. 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.

Sincerely,
Louis Navellier

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