5 Stocks With Ugly Earnings Growth — HPQ KWK GNK SOL CRK

The worst picks Portfolio Grader has to offer in this fundamental category

   
5 Stocks With Ugly Earnings Growth — HPQ KWK GNK SOL CRK

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Growth, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) provides imaging and printing systems, computing systems, and information technology services for business and home. HPQ gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, and Operating Margin Growth as well. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HPQ stock.

Quicksilver Resources (NYSE:KWK) is involved in the acquisition, development, exploration, production, and sale of natural gas and crude oil. KWK also gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth. The price of KWK is down 29.4% since the first of the year. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has seen a 3.7% increase over the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KWK stock.

Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK) offers shipping services. GNK gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Equity, Operating Margin Growth, and Sales Growth as well. Since January 1, GNK has fallen 11.1%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GNK stock.

ReneSola (NYSE:SOL) develops, manufactures and sells solar wafers, which are thin sheets of crystalline silicon material mainly made by slicing monocrystalline or multicrystalline ingots. SOL also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow, and Operating Margin Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SOL stock.

Comstock Resources (NYSE:CRK) is an independent energy company that acquires, explores, develops, and produces oil and natural gas in the United States. CRK also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. Shares of the stock have declined 11.2% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CRK stock.

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