by Portfolio Grader | December 31, 2012 4:00 pm
For the current week, the overall ratings of 10 Metals and Mining stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
International Tower Hill Mines’ (AMEX:THM) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s D (“sell”). International Tower Hill Mines acquires, explores, and evaluates mineral properties. To get an in-depth look at THM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THM stock.
Golden Star Resources (AMEX:GSS) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Golden Star Resources is a mid-tier gold mining company. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GSS stock.
HudBay Minerals (NYSE:HBM) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. HudBay Minerals is a mining company that mines and produces zinc, copper, gold, and silver. The stock gets F’s in Cash Flow, Margin Growth, and Sales Growth. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 229.30. For a full analysis of HBM stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Harmony Gold Mining (NYSE:HMY) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s D drops to an F. Harmony Gold Mining is a mining company which produces gold from its operations in the district of Virginia, Orange Free State. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HMY stock.
Globe Specialty Metals (NASDAQ:GSM) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Globe Specialty Metals produces silicon metal and silicon-based alloys, which are used in a variety of industrial and consumer products. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions, and Margin Growth. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 37.40. To get an in-depth look at GSM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GSM stock.
This is a rough week for Pretium Resource (NYSE:PVG). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. Pretium Resources acquires, explores and develops gold and precious metals resource properties. The stock also gets an F in Cash Flow. For a full analysis of PVG stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This week, Eurasian Minerals Inc (AMEX:EMXX) drops from C to a D rating. Eurasian Minerals is a global gold and copper exploration company. The stock gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EMXX stock.
The rating of Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO) declines this week from C to a D. Tahoe Resources acquires, explores and develops resource properties in the Americas for the mining of precious metals, primarily silver. The stock also rates an F in Equity. As of Dec. 31, 2012, 11.3% of outstanding Tahoe Resources Inc shares were held short. For a full analysis of TAHO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This week, Paramount Gold & Silver’s (AMEX:PZG) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Paramount Gold & Silver explores for precious metals in Mexico. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Equity. As of Dec. 31, 2012, 11.1% of outstanding Paramount Gold & Silver shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at PZG, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PZG stock.
Mesabi Trust (NYSE:MSB) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Mesabi Trust operates as a grantor trust in the United States. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For a full analysis of MSB stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
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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