This week, the overall grades of seven communications equipment stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Wi-LAN Inc.’s (WILN) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Wi-LAN develops, acquires, and licenses a range of intellectual property that drives products in communications and consumer electronics markets. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions and Sales Growth, WILN also gets an F. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 33.40. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of WILN stock.
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (TESS) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a D (“sell”). TESSCO Technologies provides professionals that design, build, run, maintain and use wireless mobile, fixed and in-building systems with integrated product and supply chain solutions. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions and Earnings Surprise. Trade volume dipped significantly in the past week, slipping to half of the previous rate. To get an in-depth look at TESS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TESS stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, JDS Uniphase Corporation (JDSU) takes a hit this week. JDS Uniphase is a provider of communications test and measurement solutionsand optical products for telecommunications service providers, wireless operators, cable operators, and network-equipment manufacturers. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions and Margin Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JDSU stock.
AudioCodes (AUDC) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a D to an F. AudioCodes designs, develops, and markets products for voice and data over packet networks. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Growth. To get an in-depth look at AUDC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AUDC stock.
Dragonwave Inc. (DRWI) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. DragonWave is a producer of high-capacity packet microwave solutions which support networking and other data transmission needs. The stock gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DRWI stock.
NETGEAR, Inc.’s (NTGR) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. NETGEAR provides networking products designed for small businesses and homes. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Revisions. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 127.70. To get an in-depth look at NTGR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NTGR stock.
The rating of ShoreTel, Inc. (SHOR) declines this week from a C to a D. ShoreTel is a provider of Internet Protocol, or IP, unified communications systems for enterprises. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SHOR stock.
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