by Portfolio Grader | October 9, 2013 10:45 am
Four Packaged Foods 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”).
Seneca Foods Corporation Class A’s (NASDAQ:SENEA) grade is moving up to a B (“buy”) this week from last week’s C (“hold”). Seneca Foods produces and distributes processed fruits and vegetables. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Cash Flow and Margin Growth, SENEA also gets A’s. The stock has inched up 2.6% over the past week. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SENEA stock.
This week, John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). John B. Sanfilippo & Son processes, packages, markets, and distributes shelled nuts, in-shell nuts, and sesame sticks. After six consecutive days of gains, the stock price has reached $21.26. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JBSS stock.
Westway Group’s (NASDAQ:WWAY) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Westway Group provides bulk liquid storage and related value-added services worldwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WWAY stock.
This is a strong week for Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL). The company’s rating climbs to A from the previous week’s B. Hormel Foods manufactures and markets consumer-branded meat and food products. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HRL 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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