by Portfolio Grader | December 26, 2013 7:15 am
For the current week, the overall ratings of three construction and engineering stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Graderdatabase. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, Fluor Corporation (FLR) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Fluor Corporation provides professional services in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance as well as project management services on a global basis. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Growth, FLR also gets an F. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 26.20. To get an in-depth look at FLR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FLR stock.
The rating of Foster Wheeler (FWLT) declines this week from a C to a D. Foster Wheeler provides design, engineering, construction, manufacturing, project development and management, research, plant operations, and environmental services. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FWLT stock.
The rating of Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (STRL) slips from a C to a D. Sterling Instruction Company is a heavy civil construction company that specializes in the building, reconstruction and repair of transportation and water infrastructure. The stock receives F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions and Earnings Surprise. Equity, Cash Flow and Margin Growth also get F’s. For a full analysis of STRL 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.
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