5 Stocks With Awful Earnings Growth — GNK KCG SOL CRK LPR

The worst picks Portfolio Grader has to offer in this fundamental category

   
5 Stocks With Awful Earnings Growth — GNK KCG SOL CRK LPR

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Growth, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK) offers shipping services. GNK gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Equity, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth as well. The price of GNK is down 60.3% since the first of the year. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has seen a 10.4% increase over the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GNK stock.

Knight Capital Grou (NYSE:KCG) provides trade execution services across multiple asset classes. KCG gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth as well. Since January 1, KCG has fallen 71.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KCG stock.

ReneSola (NYSE:SOL) develops, manufactures and sells solar wafers, which are thin sheets of crystalline silicon material mainly made by slicing monocrystalline or multicrystalline ingots. SOL also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, and Operating Margin Growth. The price of SOL is down 13.3% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SOL stock.

Comstock Resources (NYSE:CRK) is an independent energy company that acquires, explores, develops, and produces oil and natural gas in the United States. CRK also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CRK stock.

Lone Pine Resources (NYSE:LPR) is an independent oil and gas exploration, development, and production company. LPR also gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LPR stock.

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