3 Construction and Engineering Stocks to Sell Now

by Portfolio Grader | August 8, 2013 2:00 pm

3 Construction and Engineering Stocks to Sell Now

This week, the overall grades of three Construction and Engineering stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader[1] database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

This week, Fluor (NYSE:FLR[2]) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Fluor Corporation provides professional services in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance as well as project management services on a global basis. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Growth, FLR also gets an F. To get an in-depth look at FLR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FLR stock[3].

Foster Wheeler (NASDAQ:FWLT[4]) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Foster Wheeler AG provides design, engineering, construction, manufacturing, project development and management, research, plant operations, and environmental services. The stock also rates an F in Sales Growth. For a full analysis of FWLT stock, visit Portfolio Grader[5].

Sterling Construction (NASDAQ:STRL[6]) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Sterling Instruction Company is a heavy civil construction company that specializes in the building, reconstruction and repair of transportation and water infrastructure. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, and Earnings Surprise. Equity, Cash Flow, and Margin Growth also get F’s. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 720.00. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of STRL stock[7].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[8] 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[9].

Endnotes:
  1. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  2. FLR: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FLR
  3. To get an in-depth look at FLR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FLR stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FLR
  4. FWLT: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FWLT
  5. For a full analysis of FWLT stock, visit Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=FWLT
  6. STRL: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=STRL
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of STRL stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=STRL
  8. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  9. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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