This week, the ratings of three Computer and Personal Electronics stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Lexmark (NYSE:LXK) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns a F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a D (“sell”). Lexmark International develops, manufactures, and supplies printing and imaging solutions for offices and homes. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum and Sales Growth, LXK also gets F’s. As of Nov. 9, 2012, 23.6% of outstanding Lexmark shares were held short. For a full analysis of LXK stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Synaptics (NASDAQ:SYNA) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s D to a F. Synaptics is a worldwide developer and supplier of custom-designed user interface solutions for a variety of mobile computing, communications, entertainment and other electronic devices. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Revisions. As of Nov. 9, 2012, 17.7% of outstanding Synaptics shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at SYNA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SYNA stock.
Avid Technology (NASDAQ:AVID) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Avid Technology provides digital media content-creation solutions for professionals in the film, video, audio, and broadcast markets, as well as for artists and home enthusiasts. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. The stock price has dropped 34.9% over the past month, worse than the 5.5% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AVID 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.