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5 Stocks With Awful Analyst Earnings Revisions — BONT VRTX PSEM TRNX UEC

The worst picks Portfolio Grader has to offer in this fundamental category

   

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Analyst Earnings Revisions, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT) operates regional department stores in the United States that offer an brand-name fashion apparel and accessories for women, men, and children as well as cosmetics, home furnishings, and other goods. BONT also gets an F in Equity. The price of BONT is down 3.5% since the first of the year. This is worse than the Nasdaq, which has seen a 10.9% increase over the same period. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 85.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BONT stock.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX) is engaged in the business of discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases. VRTX gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, and Sales Growth as well. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VRTX stock.

Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:PSEM) designs, develops, and markets interface integrated circuits for the transfer, routing, and timing of high-speed digital and analog signals. PSEM also gets an F in Operating Margin Growth. Shares of the stock have declined 14.6% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PSEM stock.

Tornier NV (NASDAQ:TRNX) designs, outsources the manufacture of and markets orthopedic products. TRNX also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TRNX stock.

Uranium Energy (AMEX:UEC) is an exploration-stage company that explores and develops mineral properties in the United States and Paraguay. UEC also gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow, and Sales Growth. The price of UEC is down 4% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UEC stock.

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