5 Capital Markets Stocks to Sell Now

ITG, OZM, ETFC, BGCP, CG slump in weekly rankings

   
5 Capital Markets Stocks to Sell Now

The ratings of five Capital Markets stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

Investment Technology Group, Inc.’s (NYSE:ITG) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Investment Technology Group is an agency brokerage and financial technology firm that partners with asset managers globally to provide innovative solutions spanning the investment continuum. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth, ITG also gets an F. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 103.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ITG stock.

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC Class A (NYSE:OZM) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group provides a variety of alternative asset management services for fund investors through locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The stock also gets an F in Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at OZM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OZM stock.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. E*TRADE is a financial services company that provides online brokerage and related products and services to individual retail investors. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. For a full analysis of ETFC stock, visit Portfolio Grader.

BGC Partners, Inc. Class A (NASDAQ:BGCP) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a D (“sell”). BGC Partners is a global inter-dealer broker that specializes in the brokering of OTC financial instruments and related derivative products. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise, Cash Flow, and Margin Growth. The stock price has dropped 6.4% over the past month, worse than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BGCP stock.

The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. The Carlyle Group LP is a diversified multi-product global alternative asset management firm. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise, Cash Flow, and Margin Growth. Wall Street appears to agree with the stock downgrade, with share prices dropping 5.1% over the past month. To get an in-depth look at CG, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CG 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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