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 76 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
AMH American Homes 4 Rent Class A B B B
APO Apollo Global Management Inc. Class A B B B
BRO Brown & Brown Inc. B C B
CRWD CrowdStrike Holdings, Inc. Class A B C B
ENTG Entegris, Inc. B C B
EXPE Expedia Group, Inc. B C B
FWONA Liberty Media Corp. Series A B C B
FWONK Liberty Media Corp. Series C B C B
GD General Dynamics Corporation B C B
HST Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. B B B
INVH Invitation Homes, Inc. B C B
JBHT J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. B C B
LSXMK Liberty Media Corp. Series C B C B
MLM Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. B D B
PBR Petroleo Brasileiro SA Sponsored ADR B B B
PEAK Healthpeak Properties, Inc. B B B
PKX POSCO Sponsored ADR B B B
PLD Prologis, Inc. B D B
PM Philip Morris International Inc. B D B
SMFG Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. B B B
TGT Target Corporation B C B
UAL United Airlines Holdings, Inc. B C B
VER VEREIT, Inc. B D B
Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
AOS A.O. Smith Corporation D C C
BBDO Banco Bradesco S.A. Sponsored ADR D C C
CGNX Cognex Corporation D B C
ESTC Elastic NV C C C
EXAS Exact Sciences Corporation C C C
FAST Fastenal Company C C C
FTS Fortic Inc. C D C
HAS Hasbro, Inc. D B C
HOLX Hologic, Inc. D B C
IHG InterContinental Hotels Group PLC D B C
LAD Lithia Motors, Inc. D B C
LIN Linde Plc C C C
LOW Lowe’s Companies Inc. C D C
MPW Medical Properties Trust, Inc. C D C
O Realty Income Corporation C C C
QSR Restaurant Brands International Inc. D B C
ROST Ross Stores Inc. D A C
STM STMicroelectronics NV ADR D B C
TCOM Trip.Com Group Ltd. Sponsored ADR D C C
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company C C C
UBER Uber Technologies Inc. D C C
UPS United Parcel Service Inc., Class B D C C
VIV Telefonica Brasil SA Sponsored ADR C D C
Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
APTV Aptiv Plc. B C C
BSY Bentley Systems, Incorporated C C C
CSCO Cisco Systems, Inc. C C C
DELL Dell Technologies Inc. Class C C C C
HSIC Henry Schein, Inc. C C C
IP International Paper Company C C C
KHC Kraft Heinz Company B C C
MSCI MSCI Inc. Class A B D C
NRG NRG Energy, Inc. C A C
NUAN Nuance Communications, Inc. B D C
PFE Pfizer Inc. C B C
RH Restoration Hardware C B C
SHG Shinhan Financial Group Co. B C C
TROW T. Rowe Price Group C C C
TT Trane Technologies Plc C C C
Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
DPZ Domino’s Pizza Inc. D C D
EA Electronic Arts Inc. D C D
EBAR eBay Inc. D C D
HON Honeywell International Inc. D C D
LBRDK Liberty Broadband Corp. Class C D D D
LOGI Logitech International S.A. D B D
MCD McDonald’s Corporation D C D
MELI MercadoLibre Inc. D C D
MOH Molina Healthcare, Inc. D C D
PDD Pinduoduo Inc. D B D
SYK Stryker Corporation D C D
TDY Teledyne Technologies Incorporated D D D
TXG 10x Genomics Inc Class A D B D
WLTW Willis Towers Watson Public D C D
WRK WestRock Company 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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