4 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

MJN, WWAY, GIS, THS improve in weekly rankings

   
4 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of four packaged foods stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”) rating.

This week, Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) is showing significant improvement as the company’s rating hops from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”). Mead Johnson Nutrition manufactures nutritional products for infants, children, and expectant and nursing mothers. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Equity, MJN also gets an A. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MJN stock.

This week, Westway Group’s (WWAY) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Westway Group provides bulk liquid storage and related value-added services worldwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WWAY stock.

General Mills, Inc. (GIS) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. General Mills manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GIS stock.

This week, TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (THS) pushes up from a C to a B rating. TreeHouse Foods manufactures foods that mainly service the retail grocery and foodservice distribution channels. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THS 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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