by Portfolio Grader | September 4, 2012 5:00 pm
The ratings of four Health Care Provider stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Universal Health Services (NYSE:UHS) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Universal Health Services owns and operates acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. For a full analysis of UHS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This week, Aetna‘s (NYSE:AET) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Aetna is a health insurance company involved in health benefits such as medical, dental, group life, and disability plans. Since last month, shares of AET are down 1.8%. This is worse than the S%P 500′s 0.3% decline for the same period. To get an in-depth look at AET, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AET stock.
China Cord Blood (NYSE:CO) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. China Cord Blood engages in the provision of umbilical cord blood storage and ancillary services in its cord blood banks. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CO stock.
Corvel (NASDAQ:CRVL) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. CorVel provides risk-management solutions to employers, third-party administrators, insurance companies, and government agencies. The stock price has dropped 6.8% over the past month. For a full analysis of CRVL stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
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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