This week, the overall grades of five Electrical Equipment stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Sensata Technologies Holding NV’s (NYSE:ST) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Sensata Technologies Holding develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, ST also gets an F. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 56.80. To get an in-depth look at ST, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ST stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:THR) takes a hit this week. Thermon Group Holdings provides engineered thermal solutions for process industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 123.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THR stock.
This week, FuelCell Energy, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:FCEL) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. Fuelcell Energy develops and commercializes fuel cell power plants for electric power generation. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity, and Cash Flow. For a full analysis of FCEL stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Polypore International develops, manufactures, and markets specialized polymer-based membranes used in separation and filtration processes. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Earnings Surprise. As of Oct. 18, 2013, 30.4% of outstanding Polypore International, Inc. shares were held short. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 48.10. To get an in-depth look at PPO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PPO stock.
This week, Brady Corporation Class A (NYSE:BRC) drops from a C to a D rating. Brady Corporation makes and markets identification solutions and products that identify and protect premises, products, and people. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. For a full analysis of BRC stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
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.