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. Sponsored ADR Class A’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. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of YOKU stock.
21Vianet Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A’s (NASDAQ:VNET) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. 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 has a trailing PE Ratio of 58.90. To get an in-depth look at VNET, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VNET stock.
The rating of iPass (NASDAQ:IPAS) slips from a C to a D. 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. The stock price has dropped 14.9% over the past month, worse than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. In the past week, the volume of trades plummeted to half the previous rate. For a full analysis of IPAS stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Liquidity Services provides full service solutions to market and sell surplus assets and wholesale goods. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. As of Aug. 22, 2013, 30.5% of outstanding Liquidity Services, Inc. shares were held short. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 27.90. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LQDT stock.
Velti (NASDAQ:VELT) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a 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 Aug. 22, 2013, 20.5% of outstanding Velti shares were held short. Shares of the stock are being traded at a very rapid pace, up 4511.1% from the week prior. For a full analysis of VELT stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
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.