This week, the ratings of three packaged foods stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Hillshire Brands Company (HSH) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Hillshire Brands manufactures and markets meat-centric food solutions worldwide. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, HSH also gets an F. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, four times the rate of the week prior. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 34.50. To get an in-depth look at HSH, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HSH stock.
Alico, Inc. (ALCO) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Alico is a land management company involved with agribusiness pursuits, land leasing, rentals, rock and sand mining, and the sale of real estate. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions and Sales Growth. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALCO stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, General Mills, Inc. (GIS) takes a hit this week. General Mills manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. To get an in-depth look at GIS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GIS 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.