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3 Road and Rail Stocks to Buy Now

RA, JBHT, CP improve in weekly rankings


The grades of three Road and Rail stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

This week, RailAmerica (NYSE:RA) is making solid headway. The company’s rating improves to an A (“strong buy”) from last week’s B (“buy”) rating. RailAmerica owns and operates short-line and regional freight railroads in North America. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RA stock.

This week, J.B. Hunt Transport‘s (NASDAQ:JBHT) ratings are up from a B last week to a A. J.B. Hunt Transport Services provides transportation and logistics services in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The stock price has risen 8% over the past month, better than the 5.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JBHT stock.

Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) boosts its rating from a B to a A this week. Canadian Pacific Railway is involved in operating railways in North America. Wall Street seems to agree with the upgrade and has propelled the stock up 8% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CP 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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