3 Road and Rail Stocks to Buy Now

RA, UNP, GWR improve in weekly rankings

   
3 Road and Rail Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of three Road and Rail stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

This week, RailAmerica (NYSE:RA) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). RailAmerica owns and operates short-line and regional freight railroads in North America. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RA stock.

Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) is making progress this week as its rating of C (“hold”) from last week increases to a B (“buy”) rating this week. Union Pacific provides rail transportation services. The stock’s dividend yield is 2.8%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UNP stock.

This is a strong week for Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE:GWR). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Genesee & Wyoming owns and operates short line and regional freight railroads and provides related rail services. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GWR 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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