by Portfolio Grader | December 5, 2012 5:00 pm
This week, these five stocks have the best ratings in Earnings Momentum, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.
Stewart Information Services (NYSE: STC) is a real estate information, title insurance, and transaction management company. STC gets A’s in Earnings Growth, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprises, Cash Flow, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth as well. The price of STC is up 135.3% since the first of the year. This is better than the S&P 500, which has seen a 10.2% increase over the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of STC stock.
Kensey Nash (NASDAQ: KNSY) develops, manufactures, and processes resorbable biomaterials products. KNSY also gets an A in Operating Margin Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KNSY stock.
MFC Industrial (NYSE: MIL) sources and delivers commodities and materials throughout the world. MIL also gets A’s in Earnings Growth, Cash Flow, and Operating Margin Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 2.20. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MIL stock.
Alon USA Energy (NYSE: ALJ) is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products operating mainly in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. ALJ gets A’s in Earnings Growth, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Earnings Surprises, Equity, and Cash Flow as well. Since January 1, ALJ has jumped 63.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALJ stock.
Amedisys (NASDAQ: AMED) provides home health care and hospice services in the United States. AMED also gets A’s in Earnings Surprises and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AMED stock.
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