3 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

by Portfolio Grader | February 26, 2014 7:45 am

3 Packaged Foods Stocks to Buy Now

Three packaged foods 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”).

Post Holdings, Inc. (POST[2]) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. Post Holdings manufactures, markets and distributes branded ready-to-eat cereals in the U.S. and Canada. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Revisions and Sales Growth, POST also gets A’s. The stock price has increased 2.2% over the past week. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POST stock[3].

Westway Group (WWAY[4]) improves from a C to a B rating this week. Westway Group provides bulk liquid storage and related value-added services worldwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WWAY stock[5].

This is a strong week for Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (CQB[6]). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Chiquita is an international marketer and distributor of bananas and other fresh produce. The stock has inched up 2.2% over the past week. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CQB 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. POST: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=POST
  3. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POST stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=POST
  4. WWAY: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=WWAY
  5. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WWAY stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=WWAY
  6. CQB: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CQB
  7. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CQB stock: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/stock-report.html?t=CQB
  8. Portfolio Grader: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/
  9. here: http://navelliergrowth.investorplace.com/portfolio-grader/

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