by Portfolio Grader | October 21, 2013 11:30 am
This week, three Mortgage stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
This week, Radian Group (NYSE:RDN) is showing significant improvement as the company’s rating hops from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”). Radian Group operates as a credit enhancement company in the United States. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Revisions, RDN also gets an A. The stock price has risen 7% over the past month, better than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RDN stock.
This week, Home Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HBCP) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Home Bancorp is a federally chartered mutual savings bank. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HBCP stock.
This week, WSFS Financial Corporation’s (NASDAQ:WSFS) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. WSFS Financial is a savings and loan holding company, which provides residential and commercial real estate, commercial and consumer lending services, as well as retail deposit and cash management services. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WSFS 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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