5 Stocks With Awful Analyst Earnings Revisions — SOL IFT RELL SZMK VRTX

This week, these five stocks have the worst ratings in Analyst Earnings Revisions, one of the eight Fundamental Categories on Portfolio Grader.

ReneSola Ltd. Sponsored ADR (SOL) develops, manufactures and sells solar wafers, which are thin sheets of crystalline silicon material mainly made by slicing monocrystalline or multicrystalline ingots. SOL also gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. The price of SOL is down 18.8% since the first of the year. This is worse than the S&P 500, which has remained flat. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SOL stock.

Imperial Holdings, Inc. (IFT) is a specialty finance company with a focus on providing financing for individual life insurance policies and purchasing structured settlements. IFT also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Operating Margin Growth and Sales Growth. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 90.90. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IFT stock.

Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (RELL) provides engineered solutions and distributes electronic components to the global radio frequency, wireless and power conversion, electron device, security and display systems. RELL also gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Operating Margin Growth and Sales Growth. Since January 1, RELL has fallen 8%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of RELL stock.

SZMK also gets an F in Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SZMK stock.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (VRTX) is engaged in the business of discovering, developing and commercializing small molecule drugs for the treatment of serious diseases. VRTX gets F’s in Earnings Momentum, Equity and Sales Growth as well. The price of VRTX is down 8.6% since the first of the year. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VRTX stock.

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