The overall ratings of four packaged foods stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, Hillshire Brands Company (HSH) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). Hillshire Brands manufactures and markets meat-centric food solutions worldwide. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, HSH also gets an F. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 36.90. To get an in-depth look at HSH, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HSH stock.
This is a rough week for Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. Flowers Foods produces and markets packaged bakery foods for retail and foodservice customers. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FLO stock.
This week, J. M. Smucker Company’s (SJM) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. J. M. Smucker manufactures and markets food products on a worldwide basis. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at SJM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SJM stock.
This week, B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS) drops from a C to a D rating. B&G Foods makes, sells, and distributes branded and shelf-stable food products. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth and Earnings Momentum. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 32.30. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of BGS 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.