The grades of four fashion and apparel 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.
Kate Spade & Co (KATE) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum, KATE also gets A’s. After five days of declining prices, the stock price is now at $34.81. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KATE stock.
This week, V.F. Corporation (VFC) is making solid headway. The company’s rating improves to an A (“strong buy”) from last week’s B (“buy”) rating. VF designs and manufactures a variety of apparel, footwear and accessories. Even though the stock was upgraded, it has remained flat from a week ago. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VFC stock.
Costa Inc. Class A (ATX) is seeing ratings go up from a B last week to an A this week. A. T. Cross is a designer and marketer of branded personal accessories including writing instruments, watches, reading glasses, personal and business accessories and sunglasses. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ATX stock.
This week, Zuoan Fashion (ZA) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Zuoan Fashion designs, manufactures and markets casual men’s clothing. The volume of trades has dropped off significantly in the past week, down to half the previous rate. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ZA 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.