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3 Packaged Foods Stocks to Sell Now

HRL, THS, PPC slump in weekly rankings


For the current week, the overall ratings of three Packaged Foods stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Hormel Foods‘ (NYSE:HRL) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Hormel Foods manufactures and markets consumer-branded meat and food products. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HRL stock.

TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. TreeHouse Foods manufactures foods that mainly service the retail grocery and foodservice distribution channels. For a full analysis of THS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

Pilgrim’s Pride (NYSE:PPC) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Pilgrim’s Pride produces prepared and fresh chicken products in the United States and Mexico. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Equity. The stock price has dropped 14.8% over the past month, worse than the 3.2% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PPC 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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