4 Specialty Retail Stocks to Buy Now

by Portfolio Grader | March 26, 2014 9:30 am

4 Specialty Retail Stocks to Buy Now

This week, four specialty retail stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader[1]. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Gap, Inc. (GPS[2]) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. Gap is an international specialty retailer operating retail and outlet stores. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Equity, GPS also gets an A. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GPS stock[3].

Tractor Supply Company’s (TSCO[4]) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Tractor Supply operates retail farm and ranch stores in the United States. The stock price has risen 10.2% over the past month, better than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TSCO stock[5].

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM[6]) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Williams-Sonoma is a retailer of home products, mainly culinary and serving equipment. The stock’s price has been relatively flat over the past week. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WSM stock[7].

Signet Jewelers Limited (SIG[8]) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. Signet Jewelers is engaged in the retailing of jewelry, watches and gifts with branches throughout UK and US. The stock’s current price of $99.51 is approaching the 52-week high of $102.44. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SIG stock[9].

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader[10] 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[11].

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

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