The ratings of five internet and web service stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Youku Tudou, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A’s (YOKU) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Youku.com operates as an Internet television company in the People’s Republic of China. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Revisions and Equity, YOKU also gets F’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of YOKU stock.
21Vianet Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A (VNET) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. 21Vianet Group provides carrier-neutral Internet data center services in the People’s Republic of China. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. For a full analysis of VNET stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
iPass (IPAS) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. iPass offers enterprise mobility services on a global basis by providing services that simply, smartly and openly facilitate network access from mobile devices while providing the enterprise with visibility and control over their mobile ecosystem. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity and Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IPAS stock.
This week, Liquidity Services, Inc.’s (LQDT) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Liquidity Services provides full service solutions to market and sell surplus assets and wholesale goods. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. The stock price has dropped 22.1% over the past month, worse than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. As of Dec. 13, 2013, 27.7% of outstanding Liquidity Services, Inc. shares were held short. For a full analysis of LQDT stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Velti (VELT) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Velti is a global provider of mobile marketing and advertising solutions. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. To get an in-depth look at VELT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VELT 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.