7 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Buy Now

GET, FUN, PEET, VAC, EAT, HTHT, LACO improve in weekly rankings

   
7 Restaurant and Resort Stocks to Buy Now

This week, seven restaurant and resort stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

Gaylord Entertainment (GET) is bumping up its rating from a C (“hold”) to a B (“buy”) this week. Gaylord Entertainment owns and operates branded hotels in multiple states. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GET stock.

This week, Cedar Fair, L.P. (FUN) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). Cedar Fair owns and operates amusement and water parks in the United States and Canada. Shares of FUN have increased 12% over the past month, better than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up twofold from the week prior. At present, the stock has a dividend yield of 2.8%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FUN stock.

Peet’s Coffee & Tea (PEET) boosts its rating from a C to a B this week. Peet’s Coffee & Tea markets fresh-roasted whole bean coffee. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PEET stock.

This week, Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation’s (VAC) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Marriott Vacations Worldwide engages in the development, marketing, sale, and management of vacation ownership and related products in the United States and internationally. At $55.05, the share price is growing closer to the 52-week high of $55.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VAC stock.

Brinker International, Inc. (EAT) is seeing ratings go up from a B last week to an A this week. Brinker International owns, develops, operates, and franchises full-service casual dining restaurants. With a price of $53.28, it is above the 50-day moving average of $49.27. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EAT stock.

China Lodging Group Ltd. Sponsored ADR (HTHT) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a B to an A. China Lodging Group is an economy hotel chain in China. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HTHT stock.

The rating of Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (LACO) moves up this week, rising from a B to an A. Lakes Entertainment has development and management agreements with several Tribes for new casino operations in Michigan, California, and the East Coast. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LACO 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.


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