by Portfolio Grader | February 20, 2014 7:45 am
This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Surprises, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.
Analogic Corporation (ALOG) 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. ALOG also gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Sales Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 53.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALOG 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.
Twin Disc, incorporated (TWIN) is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of marine and heavy-duty off-highway power transmission equipment. TWIN also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Analyst Earnings Revisions, Operating Margin Growth and Sales Growth. The price of TWIN is down 18.3% since the first of the year. This is worse than the Nasdaq, which has remained flat. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 234.90. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TWIN stock.
National Bank Holdings Corporation Class A (NBHC) operates as a bank holding company for NBH Bank, N.A. that provides banking products and financial services to commercial and consumer clients primarily in Kansas, Missouri, and Colorado. NBHC also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions and Sales Growth. Since January 1, NBHC has fallen 7.9%. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 144.10. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NBHC stock.
Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND) is a national healthcare services company operating hospitals, nursing centers, institutional pharmacies and a contract rehabilitation services business. KND gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum as well. Shares of the stock have declined 2.1% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KND stock.
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