5 Media Stocks to Buy Now

TWC, NCMI, DIS, RUK, BBGI, improve in weekly rankings

   
5 Media Stocks to Buy Now

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

This week, Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). Time Warner Cable is a cable operator in the United States. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Equity, TWC also gets an A. The stock has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Shares of the company are up 1.9% from a month ago. This is better than the S&P 500′s 2.6% increase for the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TWC stock.

National CineMedia (NASDAQ:NCMI) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. National CineMedia operates a digital in-theaters network in North America. NCMI shares are up 8.7% since last month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NCMI stock.

Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a B last week to an A. Walt Disney is an entertainment company with operations in: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, and consumer products. Over the past month, DIS shares have increased 3.9%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DIS stock.

Reed Elsevier (NYSE:RUK) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Reed Elsevier provides professional information solutions in the science, medical, legal, risk and business-to-business sectors. Shares of RUK have increased 8.9% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RUK stock.

This week, Beasley Broadcast (NASDAQ:BBGI) pushes up from a B to an A rating. Beasley Broadcast Group is a radio broadcasting company, primarily engaged in the operation of radio stations in the United States. Over the last month, shares of BBGI have gone up 6.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BBGI 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.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2012/09/5-media-stocks-to-buy-now-twc-ncmi-dis/.

©2014 InvestorPlace Media, LLC

Comments are currently unavailable. Please check back soon.