5 Stocks With Bad Earnings Momentum — FNBN GYRO PNX CPN SHLD

The worst picks Portfolio Grader has to offer in this fundamental category

   
5 Stocks With Bad Earnings Momentum — FNBN GYRO PNX CPN SHLD

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Earnings Momentum, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

FNB United (FNBN) is a bank holding company. FNBN also gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FNBN stock.

Gyrodyne Company of America, Inc. (GYRO) leases industrial and commercial real estate to diversified entities. GYRO gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Equity, Cash Flow and Operating Margin Growth as well. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GYRO stock.

Phoenix Companies, Inc. (PNX) operates as a holding company, which offers life insurance and annuity solutions for its customers’ retirement and protection needs. PNX gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Sales Growth as well. The price of PNX is down 25.4% since the first of the year. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has remained flat. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PNX stock.

Calpine Corporation (CPN) is an independent wholesale power generation company engaged in the ownership and operation of natural gas-fired and geothermal power plants in North America. CPN also gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Operating Margin Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 82.00. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CPN stock.

Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) is a broadline retailer with full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. SHLD also gets F’s in Analyst Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow and Sales Growth. Shares of the stock have declined 6.5% since January 1. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SHLD stock.

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