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 147 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
ABNB Airbnb Inc. Class A C B B
ACGL Arch Capital Group Ltd. B C B
AEP American Electric Power Company A C B
ALL Allstate Corporation A D B
ATO Atmos Energy Corporation B D B
BBVA Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria B C B
BTI British American Tobacco PLC B C B
CAG Conagra Brands, Inc. B D B
CAT Caterpillar Inc. B B B
CCEP Coca-Cola Europacific Partners Plc B C B
CMS CMS Energy Corporation B D B
CNA CNA Financial Corporation B C B
D Dominion Energy Inc B C B
DE Deere & Company B C B
DFS Discover Financial Services B C B
DISCA Discovery Inc. Class A B C B
DISCK Discovery Inc. Class C B C B
EL Estee Lauder Companies Inc. B C B
EMR Emerson Electric Co. B C B
HAL Halliburton Company B C B
HBAN Huntington Bancshares Incorporated B C B
IP International Paper Company B C B
KHC Kraft Heinz Company B C B
KMI Kinder Morgan inc Class P B C B
LHX L3Harris Technologies Inc. B C B
LNC Lincoln National Corporation B D B
MMM 3M Company B C B
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group B D B
PGR Progressive Corporation B D B
PSX Phillipps 66 B B B
RACE Ferrari NV B C B
SLB Sclumberger NV B C B
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation B C B
SO Southern Company B C B
SRE Sempra Energy B D B
STLA Stellantis N.V. B C B
TAP Molson Coors Beverage Company B B B
TFC Truist Financial Corporation B C B
TM Toyota Motor Corp Sponsored ADR A C B
TRP TC Energy Corporation B C B
TRV Travelers Companies Inc. B C B
VTR Ventas, Inc. B B B
WLTW Willis Towers Watson Public Limited B C B
Upgraded: From Sell to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
BBD Banco Bradesco S.A. Sponsored ADR D C C
BBY Best Buy Co. Inc. D C C
BHP BHP Group Limited Sponsored ADR C C C
CCL Carnival Corporation C C C
CMI Cummins Inc. C C C
FDX FedEx Corporation C C C
FIS Fidelity National Information Services D C C
FISV Fiserv Inc. D C C
GL Globe Life Inc. C C C
GLW Corning Inc. C C C
HDB HDFC Bank Limited Sponsored ADR C C C
HEI HEICO Corporation D C C
HMC Honda Motor Co. Ltd. Sponsored ADR C C C
HON Honeywell International Inc. D C C
HWM Howmet Aerospace Inc. C C C
IAC IAC/InteractiveCorp. C C C
IHG InterContinental Hotels Group Plc D C C
ITUB Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. D C C
LEA Lear Corporation C D C
LUV Southwest Airlines Co. C B C
LW Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. C C C
LYFT Lyft, Inc. Class A D C C
MGA Magna International Inc. C D C
NLY Annaly Capital Management Inc. C D C
NVA Novartis AG Sponsored ADR D C C
PCAR PACCAR Inc. C D C
PUK Prudential plc Sponsored ADR D C C
RIO Rio Tinto plc Sponsored ADR D C C
RYAAY Ryanair Holdings Plc Sponsored ADR C C C
SCCO Southern Copper Corporation D C C
SWK Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. C C C
TDG TransDigm Group Incorporated C C C
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturer C C C
V Visa Inc. Class A D C C
VALE Vale S.A. Sponsored ADR C C C
VZ Verizon Communications Inc. C C C
Downgraded: From Buy to Hold
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
A Ailgent Technologies, Inc. C B C
AKAM Akamai Technologies Inc. C C C
ALB Albemarle Corporation B D C
ALC Alcon AG C C C
ALNY Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc. C C C
APH Amphenol Corporation Class A C C C
AWK American Water Works Company B C C
AZN Astrazeneca Plc Sponsored ADR B D C
BBWI Bath & Body Works, Inc. B D C
BIO Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. Class A C B C
BIO.B Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. Class B C B C
BLK BlackRock Inc. C C C
CDNS Cadence Design Systems Inc. C C C
CNC Centene Corporation B C C
CRL Charles River Laboratories International B C C
CTLT Catalent Inc. C C C
DXCM DexCom, Inc. C C C
EIX Edison International B C C
GFL GFL Environmental Inc. C C C
HUBB Hubbell Incorporated Class B B C C
HUBS HubSpot, Inc. C C C
ICE Intercontinental Exchange Inc. C C C
IFF International Flavors & Fragrances C C C
ISRG Intuitive Surgical Inc. C C C
JHX James Hardie Industries PLC Sponsored ADR C B C
KMX CarMax Inc. C C C
LIN Linde plc B C C
MDB MongoDB Inc. Class A C B C
MOH Molina Healthcare Inc. C C C
MORN Morningstar Inc. B C C
MPWR Monolithic Power Systems Inc. C C C
MTN Vail Resorts Inc. C C C
NDSN Nordson Corporation C C C
NET Cloudfare Inc Class A C C C
NXPI NXP Semiconductors NV C C C
RGEN Repligen Corporation C B C
RMD ResMed Inc. C C C
SNPS Synopsys Inc. C C C
SOFI SoFi Technologies Inc. C C C
TECH Bio-Techne Corporation C B C
TEL TE Connectivity Ltd. C B C
TREX Trex Company Inc. C B C
TT Trane Technologies plc B C C
TYL Tyler Technologies Inc. C C C
VRSN VeriSign Inc. B D C
XLNX Xilinx Inc. C C C
ZS Zscaler Inc. C C C
Downgraded: From Hold to Sell
Symbol Company Name Quantitative
Grade
Fundamental
Grade
Total
Grade
ALGN Align Technology Inc. D B D
ALLE Allegion PLC D C D
BSY Bentley Systems Incorporated D C D
CRM salesforce.com, inc. D C D
CRWD CrowdStrike Holdings, Inc. Class A D B D
ENPH Enphase Energy Inc. D B D
FND Floor & Decor Holdings Inc. D C D
FNV Franco-Nevada Corporation D C D
HOLX Hologic Inc. D C D
HUM Humana Inc. D C D
INCY Incyte Corporation D B D
LBRDA Liberty Broadband Corp. Class A D C D
MASI Masimo Corporation D C D
NEM Newmont Corporation C D D
NEM Newmont Corporation C D D
NTES NetEase Inc. Sponsored ADR D C D
PODD Insulet Corporation D D D
ROP Roper Technologies Inc. D C D
RPM RPM International Inc. D C D
VRSK Verisk Analytics 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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