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 88 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
AXP American Express Company B B B
AZO AutoZone, Inc. B C B
BCE BCE Inc. B C B
CG Carlyle Group Inc B B B
CPRT Copart, Inc. B B B
DRE Duke Realty Corporation B B B
DTE DTE Energy Company B C B
EFX Equifax Inc. B B B
GRMN Garmin Ltd. B C B
HSY Hershey Company B C B
INVH Invitation Homes, Inc. B C B
ISRG Intuitive Surgical, Inc. B C B
J Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. B C B
LYG Lloyds Banking Group plc Sponsored ADR B C B
PFE Pfizer Inc. B B B
SUI Sun Communities, Inc. B C B
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. B B B
TW Tradeweb Markets, Inc. Class A B C B
UHS Universal Health Services, Inc. Class B B C B
Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABBV AbbVie, Inc. C C C
AWK American Water Works Company, Inc. C D C
BR Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. C C C
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company C C C
CTAS Cintas Corporation C D C
CVX Chevron Corporation C C C
DLR Digital Realty Trust, Inc. D B C
ED Consolidated Edison, Inc. C D C
ELS Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. C D C
EQR Equity Residential C D C
ESS Essex Property Trust, Inc. C C C
IEX IDEX Corporation C C C
LHX L3Harris Technologies Inc C C C
LSXMB Liberty Media Corp. Series B C D C
MOH Molina Healthcare, Inc. D C C
NOK Nokia Oyj Sponsored ADR D B C
NVO Novo Nordisk A/S Sponsored C C C
O Realty Income Corporation C D C
PEAK Healthpeak Properties, Inc. C C C
PPL PPL Corporation C D C
ROST Ross Stores, Inc. D B C
SNPS Synopsys, Inc. D C C
TRU TransUnion D C C
UDR UDR, Inc. C C C
UNH UnitedHealth Group Incorporated C C C
WBA Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc D C C
WPC W. P. Carey Inc. C D C
Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
AMD Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. C B C
BCS Barclays PLC Sponsored ADR C B C
BILI Bilibili, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class Z B C C
BIO.B Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. Class B C B C
BSBR Banco Santander (Brasil) S.A. C C C
DEO Diageo plc Sponsored ADR C C C
DIS Walt Disney Company C B C
DISCA Discovery, Inc. Class A B D C
FBHS Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. C B C
GH Guardant Health, Inc. C C C
HZNP Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Co. B D C
IAC IAC/InteractiveCorp. C C C
KB KB Financial Group Inc. Sponsored ADR C C C
KKR KKR & Co. Inc. C B C
LBRDK Liberty Broadband Corp. Class C B C C
LEN Lennar Corporation Class A C C C
MDB MongoDB, Inc. Class A C B C
NVAX Novavax, Inc. B D C
NXPI NXP Semiconductors NV C B C
PHM PulteGroup, Inc. C C C
PTON Peloton Interactive, Inc. Class A C C C
RUN Sunrun Inc. C D C
SHG Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. C C C
TSLA Tesla Inc C B C
ZEN Zendesk, Inc. C C C
Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
BBDO Banco Bradesco S.A. Sponsored ADR D C D
BK Bank of New York Mellon Corporation D C D
FWONK Liberty Media Corp. Series C Liberty D C D
HTHT Huazhu Group Ltd Sponsored ADR D C D
ILMN Illumina, Inc. D C D
JD JD.com, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A D C D
MRVL Marvell Technology, Inc. D C D
MSFT Microsoft Corporation D C D
NEE NextEra Energy, Inc. D C D
NTES NetEase, Inc. Sponsored ADR D C D
NTRS Northern Trust Corporation D C D
PBR Petroleo Brasileiro SA Sponsored ADR D C D
PBR.A Petroleo Brasileiro SA Sponsored D C D
SMG Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Class A D C D
STNE StoneCo Ltd. Class A D C D
TCOM Trip.com Group Ltd. Sponsored ADR D C D
TME Tencent Music Entertainment Group 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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