This week, the ratings of five Electrical Equipment stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Brady Corporation makes and markets identification solutions and products that identify and protect premises, products, and people. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth, BRC also gets F’s. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 31.50. For a full analysis of BRC stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Sensata Technologies Holding develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 33.50. To get an in-depth look at ST, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ST stock.
Thermon Group Holdings (NYSE:THR) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Thermon Group Holdings provides engineered thermal solutions for process industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THR stock.
Slipping from C to a D rating, FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ:FCEL) takes a hit this week. Fuelcell Energy develops and commercializes fuel cell power plants for electric power generation. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. The stock price has dropped 10.4% over the past month, worse than the 3.4% increase the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For a full analysis of FCEL stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Polypore International develops, manufactures, and markets specialized polymer-based membranes used in separation and filtration processes. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Earnings Surprise. As of March 28, 2013, 31.8% of outstanding Polypore International shares were held short. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 27.20. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PPO 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.