The grades of five Durable Goods stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”) rating.
This week, Brookfield Residential Properties (NYSE:BRP) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). Brookfield Residential Properties operates as a land developer and homebuilder in North America. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum and Margin Growth, BRP also gets A’s. The stock price has risen 9.9% over the past month, better than the 4.8% increase the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BRP stock.
SodaStream (NASDAQ:SODA) is bumping up its rating from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”) this week. SodaStream International manufactures home beverage carbonation systems, which enable consumers to easily transform ordinary tap water instantly into carbonated soft drinks and sparkling water. Wall Street seems to agree with the upgrade and has propelled the stock up 13.1% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SODA stock.
Newell Rubbermaid (NYSE:NWL) boosts its rating from a B to an A this week. Newell Rubbermaid manufactures and markets branded consumer products which are sold through a variety of retail and wholesale distribution channels. Investors have pushed the stock price up 6.9% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NWL stock.
PulteGroup (NYSE:PHM) is seeing ratings go up from a B last week to an A this week. PulteGroup sells and constructs homes, and purchases, develops, and sells residential land and develops active adult communities. Wall Street has pushed the stock higher by 17.1% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PHM stock.
Sealy (NYSE:ZZ) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. Sealy manufactures and sells a broad range of mattresses. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ZZ 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.