3 Road and Rail Stocks to Buy Now

RA, CAR, VTNC improve in weekly rankings

   

The grades of three road and rail stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”) rating.

RailAmerica (RA) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. RailAmerica owns and operates short-line and regional freight railroads in North America. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RA stock.

Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. Avis provides cars and trucks for businesses and consumers to rent in the United States and internationally. The stock price has risen 15.9% 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 CAR stock.

This week, Vitran Corporation Inc.’s (VTNC) ratings are up from a C last week to a B. Vitran provides freight surface transportation and related supply chain services in Canada and the United States. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VTNC 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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