by Portfolio Grader | July 26, 2012 1:00 pm
This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Surprises, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.
Doral Financial (NYSE:DRL) provides banking, mortgage banking, and insurance agency services. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DRL stock.
ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT) is a global steel producer that makes finished and semi-finished steel products. MT also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, and Margin Growth. Since January 1, MT has fallen 19.2%. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has seen a 4.8% increase over the same period. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 28. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MT stock.
Gulfmark Offshore (NYSE:GLF) provides marine support services to the energy industry. GLF gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Revisions as well. Shares of the stock have declined 12.1% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GLF stock.
Chiquita (NYSE:CQB) is an international marketer and distributor of bananas and other fresh produce. CQB gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Margin Growth as well. The price of CQB is down 34.9% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CQB stock.
Barclays (NYSE:BCS.PA) is a global financial services provider. The stock price has declined 12% since the start of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BCS.PA stock
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