by Portfolio Grader | September 7, 2012 10:02 am
This week, three Chemicals stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Landec designs, develops, manufactures, and sells temperature activated and other specialty polymer products for a variety of food packaging, industrial, agricultural, and medical applications. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum, Margin Growth, and Sales Growth, LNDC also gets A’s. Shares of LNDC have increased 14.8% over the past month, better than the 4.9% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LNDC stock.
PolyOne Corp. (NYSE:POL) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. PolyOne is an international polymer services company with operations in North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POL stock.
This week, Monsanto (NYSE:MON) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Monsanto provides agricultural products for farmers. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MON 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.
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