The ratings of five Internet and Web Service stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Youku Tudou Inc. ADR’s (NYSE:YOKU) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. 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. The stock price has fallen 10.6% over the past month, worse than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. To get an in-depth look at YOKU, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of YOKU stock.
21Vianet Group (NASDAQ:VNET) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. 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. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 53.20. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VNET stock.
This week, iPass (NASDAQ:IPAS) drops from a C to a D rating. 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.
The rating of Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT) slips from a C to a D. Liquidity Services provides full service solutions to market and sell surplus assets and wholesale goods. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Momentum. As of July 5, 2013, 29.8% of outstanding Liquidity Services shares were held short. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 28.40. 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. As of July 5, 2013, 19.8% 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.