3 Packaged Foods Stocks to Sell Now

This week, the overall grades of three packaged foods stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. 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. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, HSH also gets an F. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 34.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HSH stock.

Alico, Inc.’s (ALCO) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s 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 fourfold from the week prior. To get an in-depth look at ALCO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ALCO stock.

This is a rough week for General Mills, Inc. (GIS). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. General Mills manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. For more information, 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.


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