5 Media Stocks to Buy Now

by Portfolio Grader | August 20, 2012 11:07 am

This week, five Media stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader[1]. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

This week, IMAX (NYSE:IMAX[2]) is showing significant improvement as the company’s rating hops from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”). IMAX designs and manufactures digital imaging and sound technologies for IMAX and IMAX 3D formats. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum, IMAX also gets A’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IMAX stock[3].

Saga Communications (AMEX:SGA[4]) earns a B this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of C. Saga Communications is a broadcast company mainly engaged in acquiring, developing and operating radio and television stations. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SGA stock[5].

Interpublic Group‘s (NYSE:IPG[6]) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Interpublic Group is an organization of advertising agencies and marketing service companies. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IPG stock[7].

Knology (NASDAQ:KNOL[8]) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Knology is a fully integrated provider of video, voice and advanced communications services to residential customers in the southeastern United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KNOL stock[9].

Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NASDAQ:NXST[10]) improves from a C to a B rating this week. Nexstar Broadcasting Group is a television broadcasting company focused exclusively on the acquisition, development and operation of television stations in medium-sized markets in the United States. Shares of NXST have increased 34.6% over the past month, better than the 3.7% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NXST stock[11].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[1] 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[12].

Endnotes:
  1. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  2. IMAX: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=IMAX
  3. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IMAX stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=IMAX
  4. SGA: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SGA
  5. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SGA stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SGA
  6. IPG: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=IPG
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IPG stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=IPG
  8. KNOL: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KNOL
  9. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KNOL stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KNOL
  10. NXST: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NXST
  11. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NXST stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NXST
  12. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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