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3 Electric Utilities Stocks to Sell Now

EBR, CIG, HE slump in weekly rankings


This week, the overall grades of three Electric Utilities stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras (NYSE:EBR) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Centrais Electricas Brasileiras is a utility company which operates as a generator, transmitter, and distributor of power. EBR also rates an F in Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at EBR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EBR stock.

This week, Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais-CEMIG (NYSE:CIG) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Companhia Energetica de Minas Gerais is engaged in the electric power transmission business, which consists of transporting electric power from the facilities where it is generated to the distribution networks for delivery to end users. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CIG stock.

This week, Hawaiian Electric Industries’ (NYSE:HE) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Hawaiian Electric is a diversified holding company that delivers a variety of services to the people of Hawaii. For a full analysis of HE 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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