by Portfolio Grader | August 13, 2012 5:00 pm
This week, these five stocks have the best ratings in Operating Margin Growth, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.
Cray (NASDAQ: CRAY) designs, develops, manufactures, markets and services high performance computing systems, commonly known as supercomputers. CRAY gets A’s in Earnings Momentum, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprises, Equity, and Cash Flow as well. Since January 1, CRAY has jumped 78.4%. This is better than the Nasdaq, which has seen a 15.9% increase over the same period. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 2.6. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CRAY stock.
Town Sports International Holdings (NASDAQ: CLUB) owns and operates fitness clubs in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. CLUB also gets A’s in Earnings Surprises, Equity, and Cash Flow. Shares of the stock have risen 75.3% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLUB stock.
John B. Sanfilippo & Son (NASDAQ: JBSS) processes, packages, markets, and distributes shelled nuts, in-shell nuts, and sesame sticks. JBSS also gets A’s in Earnings Momentum, Analyst Earnings Revisions, and Cash Flow. The price of JBSS is up 148% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JBSS stock.
Allstate (NYSE: ALL) is engaged in the personal property and casualty insurance business, as well as the life insurance, retirement, and investment products business. ALL also gets A’s in Earnings Momentum, Earnings Surprises, and Cash Flow. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 9.3. Shares of the company saw a 38.6% increase since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALL stock.
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ: DNKN) owns, operates, and franchises quick service restaurants under the Dunkin Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands worldwide. DNKN also gets an A in Earnings Momentum. Since the first of the year, DNKN shares have gone up 21.7%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DNKN stock.
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