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 bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week 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.

Cedar Fair, L.P. (FUN) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. Cedar Fair owns and operates amusement and water parks in the United States and Canada. The stock has moved up a slight 1.6% over the past week. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of 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.

This week, Peet’s Coffee & Tea’s (PEET) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Peet’s Coffee & Tea markets fresh-roasted whole bean coffee. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PEET stock.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (VAC) earns a B this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of C. Marriott Vacations Worldwide engages in the development, marketing, sale, and management of vacation ownership and related products in the United States and internationally. Shares of VAC have increased 10.3% 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 VAC stock.

This is a strong week for Brinker International, Inc. (EAT). The company’s rating climbs to A from the previous week’s B. Brinker International owns, develops, operates, and franchises full-service casual dining restaurants. Wall Street has pushed the stock higher by 7.2% over the past month. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EAT stock.

The rating of China Lodging Group Ltd. Sponsored ADR (HTHT) moves up this week, rising from a B to an A. China Lodging Group is an economy hotel chain in China. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HTHT stock.

Lakes Entertainment, Inc. (LACO) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises 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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