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 114 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
ABB ABB Ltd. Sponsored ADR B C B
AMP Ameriprise Financial, Inc. B C B
AOS A. O. Smith Corporation B C B
BAM Brookfield Asset Management Inc. B C B
BIO Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. B B B
CHTR Charter Communications, Inc. B C B
CNQ Canadian Natural Resources Limited B B B
CVE Cenovus Energy Inc. B C B
DOW Dow, Inc. B B B
EQR Equity Residential B C B
FFIV F5 Networks, Inc. B C B
FMX Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV B C B
GFL GFL Environmental Inc B C B
HLT Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc B B B
HON Honeywell International Inc. B C B
HUBB Hubbell Incorporated Class B B C B
IBN ICICI Bank Limited Sponsored ADR B C B
ING ING Groep NV Sponsored ADR B B B
IX ORIX Corporation Sponsored ADR B D B
KMI Kinder Morgan Inc Class P B B B
LNC Lincoln National Corporation B B B
LUMN Lumen Technologies, Inc. B C B
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV B B B
MCD McDonald’s Corporation B C B
MGA Magna International Inc. B B B
MMP Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. B B B
NVO Novo Nordisk A/S Sponsored ADR Class B B C B
PH Parker-Hannifin Corporation B C B
RMD ResMed Inc. B D B
SAN Banco Santander S.A. Sponsored ADR B B B
SHG Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. B C B
TAP.A Molson Coors Beverage Company Class A B B B
TEAM Atlassian Corp. Plc Class A A C B
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. B B B
TXN Texas Instruments Incorporated B C B
WRK WestRock Company A D B
YUM Yum! Brands, Inc. B C B
Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ABMD ABIOMED, Inc. D C C
ACGL Arch Capital Group Ltd. D C C
ADSK Autodesk, Inc. D C C
AMD Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. D B C
AMX America Movil SAB de CV Sponsored C C C
AON Aon Plc Class A C C C
APO Apollo Global Management Inc. Class A D B C
BA Boeing Company D B C
BWA BorgWarner Inc. C C C
CERN Cerner Corporation C C C
CRH CRH Plc Sponsored ADR D C C
CVX Chevron Corporation C C C
DG Dollar General Corporation C C C
DKNG DraftKings Inc Class A C D C
FTV Fortive Corp. D C C
GD General Dynamics Corporation C C C
ICLR ICON Plc C C C
IHG InterContinental Hotels Group PLC D C C
JBHT J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. C C C
MO Altria Group Inc C C C
NDSN Nordson Corporation D C C
NVS Novartis AG Sponsored ADR D C C
PSX Phillips 66 C C C
QSR Restaurant Brands International Inc C C C
RUN Sunrun Inc. C D C
SIRI Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. D B C
SPGI S&P Global, Inc. C C C
SYK Stryker Corporation C C C
TEF Telefonica SA Sponsored ADR D C C
TER Teradyne, Inc. D C C
TJX TJX Companies Inc D B C
TTE TotalEnergies SE Sponsored ADR D C C
VLO Valero Energy Corporation C C C
WAB Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies C C C
WRB W. R. Berkley Corporation D B C
XLNX Xilinx, Inc. D B C
Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
AAPL Apple Inc. C B C
AJG Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. C C C
BILI Bilibili, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class Z B C C
CCI Crown Castle International Corp C C C
CHWY Chewy, Inc. Class A C C C
CMI Cummins Inc. C C C
ELS Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. C C C
ESS Essex Property Trust, Inc. B D C
MORN Morningstar, Inc. B C C
MTCH Match Group, Inc. C C C
NLY Annaly Capital Management, Inc. B C C
ORLY O’Reilly Automotive, Inc. C C C
PLD Prologis, Inc. C C C
PTC PTC Inc. C B C
QCOM Qualcomm Inc C B C
QRVO Qorvo, Inc. C B C
SE Sea Ltd. (Singapore) Sponsored ADR B C C
SKM SK Telecom Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR C B C
TROW T. Rowe Price Group C C C
VTR Ventas, Inc. B D C
WHR Whirlpool Corporation C B C
Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ADBE Adobe Inc. D C D
AMZN Amazon.com, Inc. F B D
ARE Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. D C D
CL Colgate-Palmolive Company D C D
CRM salesforce.com, inc. D B D
CSGP CoStar Group, Inc. D C D
DLR Digital Realty Trust, Inc. D B D
ED Consolidated Edison, Inc. D D D
KDP Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. D C D
NOC Northrop Grumman Corporation D C D
NTCO Natura & Co Holding SA Sponsored D C D
RACE Ferrari NV D C D
RDY Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. D D D
TREX Trex Company, Inc. D C D
TRP TC Energy Corporation D D D
W Wayfair, Inc. Class A D C D
WYNN Wynn Resorts, Limited D D D
YUMC Yum China Holdings, Inc. D C D

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Sincerely,
Louis Navellier

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