Sponsored By:

10 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Buy Now

GET, PEET, BYI, EAT, RRGB, PZZA, CAKE, TXRH, CHDN, JACK improve in weekly rankings

   

The grades of 10 Restaurant and Resort stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE:GET) is bumping up its rating from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”) this week. Gaylord Entertainment owns and operates branded hotels in multiple states. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GET stock.

This week, Peet’s Coffee & Tea (NASDAQ:PEET) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Peet’s Coffee & Tea markets fresh-roasted whole bean coffee. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PEET stock.

Bally Technologies (NYSE:BYI) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. Bally Technologies is engaged in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of gaming devices and computerized monitoring, accounting, and player-tracking systems for gaming devices. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BYI stock.

Brinker International (NYSE:EAT) boosts its rating from a C to a B this week. Brinker International owns, develops, operates and franchises the Chili’s Grill & Bar, On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, and Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant brands. Shares of EAT have increased 9.3% over the past month, better than the 4.8% increase the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EAT stock.

This week, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers’ (NASDAQ:RRGB) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is a casual dining restaurant chain focused on serving gourmet burgers in a family-friendly atmosphere. Investors seem to agree with the upgraded status of the stock, and have pushed the stock up 8.3% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RRGB stock.

Papa John’s (NASDAQ:PZZA) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Papa John’s International operates and franchises pizza delivery and carry-out restaurants under the Papa John’s trademark. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PZZA stock.

This is a strong week for Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Cheesecake Factory operates upscale, casual, full-service dining restaurants in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CAKE stock.

Texas Roadhouse (NASDAQ:TXRH) earns a B this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of C. Texas Roadhouse operates the Texas Roadhouse restaurant franchise. Wall Street seems to agree with the upgrade and has propelled the stock up 17.4% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TXRH stock.

Churchill Downs’ (NASDAQ:CHDN) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Churchill Downs owns and operates pari-mutuel wagering properties and businesses. Investors have pushed the stock price up 11.9% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CHDN stock.

The rating of Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) moves up this week, rising from a B to an A. Jack in the Box operates and franchises Jack In the Box fast-food restaurants primarily in the Western region of the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JACK 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.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2013/05/10-restaurant-and-resort-stocks-to-buy-now-get-peet-byi-13/.

©2014 InvestorPlace Media, LLC

Comments are currently unavailable. Please check back soon.