11 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Buy Now

BLMN, GET, PEET, BYI, EAT, RRGB, PZZA, CAKE, TXRH, CHDN, JACK improve in weekly rankings

   
11 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Buy Now

11 Restaurant and Resort stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Bloomin’ Brands, Inc. is a casual dining restaurant company, with a portfolio of differentiated restaurant concepts. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, and Equity, BLMN also gets A’s. The stock price has risen 11.1% over the past month, better 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 BLMN stock.

Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE:GET) is making progress this week as its rating of C (“hold”) from last week increases to a B (“buy”) rating this week. Gaylord Entertainment owns and operates branded hotels in multiple states. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GET stock.

Peet’s Coffee & Tea (NASDAQ:PEET) is seeing ratings go up from a C last week to a B this week. Peet’s Coffee & Tea markets fresh-roasted whole bean coffee. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PEET stock.

Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BYI) earns a B this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of C. Bally Technologies is engaged in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of gaming devices and computerized monitoring, accounting, and player-tracking systems for gaming devices. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BYI stock.

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Brinker International owns, develops, operates and franchises the Chili’s Grill & Bar, On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, and Maggiano’s Little Italy restaurant brands. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EAT stock.

This week, Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:RRGB) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is a casual dining restaurant chain focused on serving gourmet burgers in a family-friendly atmosphere. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RRGB stock.

Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a B last week to an A. Papa John’s International operates and franchises pizza delivery and carry-out restaurants under the Papa John’s trademark. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PZZA stock.

This week, The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated’s (NASDAQ:CAKE) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Cheesecake Factory operates upscale, casual, full-service dining restaurants in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CAKE stock.

Texas Roadhouse, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:TXRH) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Texas Roadhouse operates the Texas Roadhouse restaurant franchise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TXRH stock.

Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) improves from a C to a B rating this week. Churchill Downs owns and operates pari-mutuel wagering properties and businesses. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CHDN stock.

This week, Jack in the Box (NASDAQ:JACK) pushes up from a B to an A rating. Jack in the Box operates and franchises Jack In the Box fast-food restaurants primarily in the Western region of the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JACK 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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