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10 Worst “Strong Sell” Stocks This Week — EGO CLF SVM and more

Portfolio Grader gives these picks failing marks

   

This week, these ten stocks have the worst year-to-date performance. Each of these also rates an “F” (“strong sell”) on Portfolio Grader. Since the beginning of the year, the Nasdaq increased 10.9%, the Dow is up 13.2%, and the S&P is up 12.1%.

Share prices of Eldorado Gold (NYSE:EGO) are down 51.2% since the first of the year. Eldorado Gold acquires, explores, and develops mineral properties. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EGO stock.

Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) have slumped 51.4% since January 1. Cliffs Natural Resources is an international mining and natural resources company. As of June 27, 2013, 31.7% of outstanding Cliffs Natural Resources shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CLF stock.

Since the first of the year, Silvercorp Metals (NYSE:SVM) has dipped 52%. Silvercorp Metals is involved with the acquisition, exploration and development of silver-related mineral properties in China. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SVM stock.

Since January 1, NovaGold Resources (AMEX:NG) has plunged 53.3%. NovaGold Resources explores and develops mineral properties in North America. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 38.60. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NG stock.

Since the first of the year, Endeavour Silver (NYSE:EXK) has dipped 55.1%. Endeavor Silver is a small-cap silver mining company focused on the growth of its silver production, reserves and resources in Mexico. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EXK stock.

Shares of Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) have slipped 55.5% since January 1. Gold Fields is engaged in the mining, exploration, extraction, processing, and smelting of gold. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GFI stock.

The price of Mechel (NYSE:MTL) is down 56.1% since the first of the year. Mechel is a Russian metals and mining company, uniting producers of steel, rolled products, hardware, coal, iron ore concentrate, and nickel. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MTL stock.

Shares of Harmony Gold Mining (NYSE:HMY) have sunk 57.8% since the first of the year. Harmony Gold Mining is a mining company which produces gold from its operations in the district of Virginia, Orange Free State. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HMY stock.

Shares of IAMGOLD Corp. (NYSE:IAG) have dipped 60.7% since the first of the year. Iamgold is involved in the exploration for, and development and production of mineral resource properties throughout the world. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IAG stock.

Since the first of the year, Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE:WLT) has tumbled 63.2%. Walter Energy is a producer and exporter of metallurgical coal for the global steel industry. As of June 27, 2013, 13.3% of outstanding Walter Energy Inc. shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WLT 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.


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