5 Specialty Retail Stocks to Buy Now

by Portfolio Grader | January 2, 2013 9:07 am

The grades of five Specialty Retail stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader[1]. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Asbury Automotive (NYSE:ABG[2]) is progressing from last week’s rating of B (“buy”) as the company improves to an A (“strong buy”) this week. Asbury Automotive is an automotive retailer in the United States. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Margin Growth, ABG also gets A’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ABG stock[3].

New York & Co. (NYSE:NWY[4]) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. New York & Co. designs and sources its branded New York & Company merchandise sold exclusively through its network of retail stores nationwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NWY stock[5].

The rating of Lithia Motors (NYSE:LAD[6]) moves up this week, rising from a B to a A. Lithia Motors retail sells new and used vehicles in the western United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LAD stock[7].

This week, CarMax (NYSE:KMX[8]) pushes up from a C to a B rating. CarMax is a retailer of used vehicles that also sells new vehicles under franchise agreements with Chrysler, General Motors, Nissan, and Toyota. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMX stock[9].

This week, Tractor Supply Co.’s (NASDAQ:TSCO[10]) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Tractor Supply operates retail farm and ranch stores in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TSCO stock[11].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[12] 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[13].

Endnotes:
  1. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  2. ABG: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=ABG
  3. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ABG stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=ABG
  4. NWY: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NWY
  5. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NWY stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NWY
  6. LAD: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=LAD
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LAD stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=LAD
  8. KMX: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KMX
  9. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMX stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KMX
  10. TSCO: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TSCO
  11. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TSCO stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=TSCO
  12. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  13. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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