For the current week, the overall ratings of three medical devices stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Graderdatabase. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Wright Medical Group, Inc. (WMGI) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Wright Medical Group is a global orthopedic medical device company specializing in the design, manufacture and marketing of devices and biologic products for extremity, hip, and knee repair and reconstruction. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Equity and Cash Flow, WMGI also gets F’s. As of Dec. 24, 2014, 13.9% of outstanding Wright Medical Group, Inc. shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at WMGI, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WMGI stock.
Exactech, Inc. (EXAC) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Exactech develops, manufactures, markets, and sells orthopedic implant devices and related surgical instrumentation. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EXAC stock.
STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Staar Surgical designs, develops, manufactures and sells implantable lenses for the eye. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions and Equity. To get an in-depth look at STAA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of STAA 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.