3 Grocery and Staples Retail Stocks to Buy Now

by Portfolio Grader | February 4, 2014 7:15 am

3 Grocery and Staples Retail Stocks to Buy Now

Three grocery and staples retail stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader[1] database. Every one of these is graded an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

This week, Susser Holdings Corporation (SUSS[2]) is showing significant improvement as the company’s rating hops from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”). Susser Holdings is a convenience store operator and a non-refining wholesale gasoline distributor. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Growth, SUSS also gets an A. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SUSS stock[3].

The Kroger Co.’s (KR[4]) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Kroger operates supermarkets and convenience stores in the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KR stock[5].

This is a strong week for China Nepstar Chain Drugstore Ltd. Sponsored ADR (NPD[6]). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. China Nepstar Chain Drugstore operates retail drugstores in the People’s Republic of China. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NPD stock[7].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[8] 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[9].

Endnotes:
  1. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  2. SUSS: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SUSS
  3. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SUSS stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=SUSS
  4. KR: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KR
  5. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KR stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=KR
  6. NPD: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NPD
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NPD stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=NPD
  8. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  9. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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