For the current week, the overall ratings of three Telecommunication Services stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Telefonica Brasil (NYSE:VIV) earns a D (“sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Telefonica Brasil is a telecommunications company which provides services for fixed and mobile telephony, data transmission and VAS, pay TV, among others. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VIV stock.
FairPoint Communications (NASDAQ:FRP) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. FairPoint Communications provides communications services to residential and business customers. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, and Margin Growth, the stock also gets F’s. As of July 18, 19.4% of outstanding FairPoint Communications shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRP stock.
Elephant Talk Communications (AMEX:ETAK) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Elephant Talk Communications provides voice, data transmission, pre-paid calling cards, and Internet service provider services. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ETAK stock.
Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader stock ranking system assesses roughly 5,000 companies every week based on a number of fundamental and quantitative measures. Stocks are given a letter grade based on their results — with A being “strong buy,” and F being “strong sell.” Explore the tool here.