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 44 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
ALB Albemarle Corporation B D B
GLPI Gaming and Leisure Properties B C B
HRL Hormel Foods Corporation B C B
HUBB Hubbell Incorporated Class B B C B
KMX CarMax Inc. B C B
MAS Masco Corporation B C B
WHR Whirpool Corporation B C B
WLK Westlake Chemical Corporation C B B
Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
CAH Cardinal Health, Inc. C C C
CRM salesforce.com inc. C C C
ECL Ecolab Inc. D C C
GDDY GoDaddy Inc, Class A D C C
GDRX GoodRX Holdings Inc. Class A D C C
GRMN Garmin Ltd. C C C
NEM Newmont Corporation C D C
RCI Rogers Communications, Inc. C C C
WRK WestRock Company C C C
Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ACGL Arch Capital Group Ltd. C C C
BMY Bristol-Meyers Squibb Company B C C
BSX Boston Scientific Corporation C B C
CCEP Coca-Cola Europacific Partners C C C
DE Deere & Company C C C
DISCK Discovery, Inc. Class C C C C
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. C C C
FCX Freeport-McMoRan Inc. C B C
MCHP Microchip Technology Incorporated C B C
MFG Mizhuo Financial Group Inc. C C C
NFLX Netflix Inc. C B C
QCOM Qualcomm Inc. C C C
SKM Sk Telecom Co Ltd Sponsored ADR C B C
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation C C C
STE STERIS Plc B C C
TAP.A Molson Coors Beverage Company C B C
TFC Truist Financial Corporation C C C
ZI ZoomInfo Technologies Inc. C C C
Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ANSS ANSYS Inc. D C D
CCL Carnival Corporation D C D
HWM Howmet Aerospace Inc. D C D
IAC IAC/InteractiveCorp. D C D
LYFT Luft, Inc. Class A D C D
NICE NICE Ltd. Sponsored ADR D C D
NVS Novartis AG Sponsored ADR D C D
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company D C D
V Visa Inc. Class A 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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