The grades of three fashion and apparel stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
V.F. Corporation (VFC) is progressing from last week’s rating of B (“buy”) as the company improves to an A (“strong buy”) this week. VF designs and manufactures a variety of apparel, footwear and accessories. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Equity, VFC also gets an A. Shares of VFC have increased 9.3% 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 VFC stock.
This week, Costa Inc. Class A (ATX) pushes up from a B to an A rating. A. T. Cross is a designer and marketer of branded personal accessories including writing instruments, watches, reading glasses, personal and business accessories and sunglasses. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ATX stock.
Zuoan Fashion (ZA) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. Zuoan engages in the design and distribution of fashion menswear. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ZA 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.