This week, the overall grades of six Internet and Web Service stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Youku Tudou Inc. ADR (NYSE:YOKU) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Youku.com operates as an Internet television company in the Peoples Republic of China. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Revisions and Equity, YOKU also gets F’s. For a full analysis of YOKU stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This is a rough week for 21Vianet Group (NASDAQ:VNET). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. 21Vianet Group provides carrier-neutral Internet data center services in the Peoples Republic of China. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VNET stock.
Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Yelp!, Inc. hosts an online database of user-generated reviews of local businesses. It endows review on every type of local business, which includes restaurants, boutiques and salons, dentists, mechanics and plumbers. Yelp! also provides multiple free and paid advertising solutions to engage with co… The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Equity. To get an in-depth look at YELP, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of YELP stock.
The rating of iPass (NASDAQ:IPAS) slips from a C to a D. iPass offers enterprise mobility services on a global basis by providing services that simply, smartly and openly facilitate network access from mobile devices while providing the enterprise with visibility and control over their mobile ecosystem. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Sales Growth. For a full analysis of IPAS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Liquidity Services provides full service solutions to market and sell surplus assets and wholesale goods. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. As of April 19, 2013, 24.1% of outstanding Liquidity Services shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at LQDT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LQDT stock.
Velti (NASDAQ:VELT) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Velti is a global provider of mobile marketing and advertising solutions. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. The stock price has dropped 8.8% over the past month, worse than the 2.7% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. As of April 19, 2013, 25.7% of outstanding Velti shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VELT 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.