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3 Household Products Stocks to Buy Now

WDFC, KMB, PG improve in weekly rankings


This week, three Household Products stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

This week, WD-40 Co. (NASDAQ:WDFC) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). WD-40 provides easy-to-use solutions for a wide variety of maintenance issues. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Surprise, and Equity, WDFC also gets A’s. The stock price has risen 10.7% over the past month, better than the 2.5% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WDFC stock.

This week, Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) pushes up from a B to an A rating. Kimberly-Clark is a global health and hygiene company that manufactures and provides consumer products. At present, the stock has a dividend yield of 3%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KMB stock.

This week, Procter & Gamble’s (NYSE:PG) ratings are up from a B last week to an A. Procter & Gamble manufactures and markets consumer products in countries throughout the world. Wall Street has pushed the stock higher by 8.9% over the past month. The current dividend yield is 2.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PG 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.

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