by Portfolio Grader | February 4, 2013 4:00 pm
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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