The grades of five medical devices 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.
Winner Medical Group (WWIN) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Winner Medical Group engages in the research, development, manufacture, and marketing of cotton-base medical dressings and medical disposables. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WWIN stock.
C. R. Bard, Inc.’s (BCR) grade is moving up to a B (“buy”) this week from last week’s C (“hold”). C. R. Bard is engaged in the design, manufacture, packaging, distribution and sale of medical, surgical, diagnostic and patient care devices. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BCR stock.
CareFusion Corporation (CFN) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. CareFusion is a medical technology company with products and services designed to improve the safety and quality of healthcare. The stock price has risen 6.4% over the past month, better than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CFN stock.
This week, Smith & Nephew plc Sponsored ADR’s (SNN) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Smith & Nephew develops, manufactures, markets and sells of medical devices in the sectors of orthopaedics, endoscopy and advanced wound management. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SNN stock.
Analogic Corporation (ALOG) improves from a C to a B rating this week. Analogic is a technology company that designs and manufactures medical imaging and security systems and subsystems that are used primarily in the healthcare and airport security markets. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALOG 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.