5 Stocks With Awful Analyst Earnings Revisions — ATEC WSTL FALC NAV KOS

The worst picks Portfolio Grader has to offer in this fundamental category

   
5 Stocks With Awful Analyst Earnings Revisions — ATEC WSTL FALC NAV KOS

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Analyst Earnings Revisions, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

Alphatec Holdings (NASDAQ:ATEC) designs, develops, manufactures, and markets products for the surgical treatment of spine disorders, primarily focusing on the aging spine in the United States and internationally. ATEC gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow as well. Shares of the company are down 1.2% from the first of the year. This is worse than the Nasdaq’s 20.4% increase for the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ATEC stock.

Westell Technologies (NASDAQ:WSTL) designs, manufactures, and distributes telecommunications products to telephone companies and other telecommunications service providers. WSTL also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth. Since January 1, the price of WSTL declined 3.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WSTL stock.

FalconStor Software (NASDAQ:FALC) provides a software-only storage networking solution that simplifies storage management. FALC gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth as well. The price of FALC declined 7.4% from the beginning of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FALC stock.

Navistar (NYSE:NAV) manufactures and markets medium and heavy trucks, school buses, mid-range diesel engines, and service parts. NAV gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, and Operating Margin Growth as well. Since January 1, NAV has fallen 42.9%. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 165.6. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NAV stock.

Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) is an oil and gas exploration and production company. KOS also gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Sales Growth. Since the first of the year, shares of the company are down 6.9%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KOS stock.

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