by Portfolio Grader | August 9, 2012 1:00 pm
The overall ratings of seven Software stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, Compuware (NASDAQ:CPWR) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Compuware provides software and web performance solutions and professional services to improve the performance of IT organizations. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 25.7. For a full analysis of CPWR stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This is a rough week for NICE-Systems (NASDAQ:NICE). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. NICE-Systems provides solutions that manage and analyze multimedia content and transactional data, such as telephony, web, radio and video communications. The stock price has fallen 9.5% over the past month, worse than the 2.7% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 38.5. To get an in-depth look at NICE, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NICE stock.
FalconStor Software‘s (NASDAQ:FALC) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s D (“sell”) last week. FalconStor Software provides a software-only storage networking solution that simplifies storage management. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. Investors seem to agree with the downgrade and have pushed down the share price 25.2% over the past month. For a full analysis of FALC stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
AutoNavi Holdings (NASDAQ:AMAP) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. AutoNavi provides digital map content and navigation and location-based solutions in China. To get an in-depth look at AMAP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AMAP stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, VanceInfo Technologies (NYSE:VIT) takes a hit this week. VanceInfo Technologies is an IT service provider and an offshore software development companies in China. The stock also gets an F in Margin Growth. As of Aug. 9, 12.5% of outstanding VanceInfo Technologies shares were held short. The price of VIT has decreased 10.8% since last month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VIT stock.
This week, Digimarc (NASDAQ:DMRC) drops from a C to a D rating. Digimarc provides media identification and management solutions to commercial entities and government customers in the United States and internationally. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. Over the past month, the stock price has fallen 15%. To get an in-depth look at DMRC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DMRC stock.
Shanda Games‘s (NASDAQ:GAME) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Shanda Games develops, sources, and operates Internet games in China. Share prices fell 13.5% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GAME stock.
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