This week, the ratings of five Electrical Equipment stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Sensata Technologies (NYSE:ST) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Sensata Technologies Holding develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, ST also gets an F. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 41.70. To get an in-depth look at ST, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ST stock.
Thermon Group Holdings (NYSE:THR) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Thermon Group Holdings provides engineered thermal solutions for process industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. The stock price has dropped 8.7% over the past month, worse than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For a full analysis of THR stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ:FCEL) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Fuelcell Energy develops and commercializes fuel cell power plants for electric power generation. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FCEL stock.
Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Polypore International develops, manufactures, and markets specialized polymer-based membranes used in separation and filtration processes. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Earnings Surprise. As of Aug. 9, 2013, 27.8% of outstanding Polypore International shares were held short. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 35.30. For a full analysis of PPO stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Brady Corp.’s (NYSE:BRC) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. Brady Corporation makes and markets identification solutions and products that identify and protect premises, products, and people. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. To get an in-depth look at BRC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BRC 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.