This week, the overall grades of five Electrical Equipment stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Sensata Technologies’ (NYSE:ST) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Sensata Technologies Holding develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, ST also gets an F. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 33.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ST stock.
This week, Thermon Group Holdings (NYSE:THR) drops from C to a D rating. Thermon Group Holdings provides engineered thermal solutions for process industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. To get an in-depth look at THR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THR stock.
This is a rough week for FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ:FCEL). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. 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 fallen 15% over the past month, worse than the Nasdaq, which has remained flat over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FCEL stock.
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 April 5, 2013, 31.8% of outstanding Polypore International shares were held short. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 27.20. For a full analysis of PPO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Brady Corp. (NYSE:BRC) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Brady Corporation makes and markets identification solutions and products that identify and protect premises, products, and people. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. Share prices fell 6% over the past month. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 29.80. To get an in-depth look at BRC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BRC 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.