The overall ratings of five electrical equipment stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, Sensata Technologies Holding NV (ST) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). 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 35.20. To get an in-depth look at ST, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ST stock.
Thermon Group Holdings, Inc. (THR) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. Thermon Group Holdings provides engineered thermal solutions for process industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 52.70. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of THR stock.
The rating of FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL) declines this week from a C to a D. 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. As of Dec. 6, 2013, 10% of outstanding FuelCell Energy, Inc. shares were held short. For a full analysis of FCEL stock, visit Portfolio Grader.
This week, Polypore International, Inc.’s (PPO) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. 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 Dec. 6, 2013, 30.4% of outstanding Polypore International, Inc. shares were held short. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 30.70. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PPO stock.
This week, Brady Corporation Class A (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.
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