by Portfolio Grader | December 26, 2013 8:00 am
This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Surprises, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.
W.P. Carey Inc. (WPC) is a provider of long-term net lease financing for companies worldwide. WPC also gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 47.10. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WPC stock.
Cincinnati Bell (CBB) is a full-service regional provider of data and voice communications services and equipment that operate over wireline and wireless networks. CBB gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Cash Flow and Operating Margin Growth as well. Since January 1, CBB has fallen 33.3%. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has seen a 12.1% increase over the same period. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CBB stock.
Roma Financial Corporation (ROMA) is a unitary savings and loan holding company that offers traditional retail banking services and focuses on the origination of one- to four-family loans. ROMA gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum as well. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ROMA stock.
Modine Manufacturing Company (MOD) specializes in thermal management systems and components, bringing heating and cooling technology and solutions to diversified global markets. MOD also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Operating Margin Growth and Sales Growth. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 171.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MOD stock.
Quanex Building Products Corporation (NX) manufactures engineered materials and components for the building markets. NX gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Analyst Earnings Revisions and Operating Margin Growth as well. The price of NX is down 2% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NX stock.
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