The overall ratings of eight machinery stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Columbus McKinnon Corporation’s (CMCO) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Columbus McKinnon is a global designer, manufacturer and marketer of hoists, cranes, actuators, chain, forged attachments, lift and other material handling products serving a wide variety of commercial and industrial end-user markets. CMCO also rates an F in Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Margin Growth. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. To get an in-depth look at CMCO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CMCO stock.
This is a rough week for Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. Parker Hannifin manufactures motion control products, including fluid power systems, electromechanical controls, and related components. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PH stock.
Kaydon Corporation (KDN) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Kaydon designs, manufactures, and sells custom-engineered products for a variety of industries, including aerospace, defense, and industrial. In Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Cash Flow and Margin Growth the stock gets F’s. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 37.20. To get an in-depth look at KDN, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of KDN stock.
The rating of Xylem Inc. (XYL) declines this week from a C to a D. Xylem engages in the design, manufacturing, and application of technologies for the water industry. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of XYL stock.
This week, Pentair plc (PNR) drops from a D to an F rating. Pentair produces electrical and electronic enclosures, professional tools, and water products. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 56.60. To get an in-depth look at PNR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PNR stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, Graco (GGG) takes a hit this week. Graco supplies technology for the management of fluids in both industrial and commercial applications. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Revisions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GGG stock.
The rating of CIRCOR International, Inc. (CIR) slips from a D to an F. CIRCOR designs, manufactures, and markets highly-engineered products, such as valves, that control the flow of fluids safely and efficiently in the energy, aerospace, and industrial markets. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at CIR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CIR stock.
Cummins (CMI) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Cummins designs, manufactures, distributes and services diesel and natural gas engines, electric power generation systems, and engine-related component products. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CMI stock.
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