4 Service Stocks to Buy Now

GHC, ABCD, TAX, HMHC improve in weekly rankings

The grades of four service 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.

Graham Holdings Co. (GHC) is progressing from last week’s rating of B (“buy”) as the company improves to an A (“strong buy”) this week. Graham Holdings is a diversified education and media company whose principal operations include educational services, newspaper print and online publishing, television broadcasting and cable television systems. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, GHC also gets an A. The current dividend yield is 10.2%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GHC stock.

Cambium Learning Group, Inc. (ABCD) is seeing ratings go up from a B last week to an A this week. Cambium Learning Group provides intervention curricula, educational technologies, professional services, and other research-based education solutions in the United States. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, three times the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of ABCD stock.

Liberty Tax, Inc. Class A (TAX) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a B last week to an A. JTH Holding provides federal and state tax preparation services and related financial products through retail offices and online in the United States and Canada. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TAX stock.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMHC) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HMHC 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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