This week, the ratings of six capital markets stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Class A’s (OAK) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. Oaktree Capital is a global investment management company focused on alternative markets. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth and Sales Growth, OAK also gets F’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OAK stock.
This is a rough week for Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (GBDC). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. Golub Capital is an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. To get an in-depth look at GBDC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GBDC stock.
Medallion Financial (TAXI) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Medallion Financial is a specialty finance company that originates and services loans financing the purchase of taxicab medallions and related assets. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TAXI stock.
Silvercrest Asset Management Group, Inc. Class A (SAMG) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. The stock also gets an F in Margin Growth. To get an in-depth look at SAMG, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SAMG stock.
Apollo Global Management, LLC Class A (APO) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Apollo Global Management is engaged in investing and operating in private equity, capital markets and real estate businesses. The stock rates an F in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum and Earnings Revisions. Earnings Surprise, Cash Flow and Sales Growth also get F’s. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 35.50. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of APO stock.
This week, LPL Financial Holdings Inc.’s (LPLA) rating worsens to an F from the company’s D rating a week ago. LPL Financial Holdings offers technology, brokerage and investment advisory services through business relationships with all types of financial advisors. As of April 27, 2015, 12.9% of outstanding LPL Financial Holdings Inc. shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at LPLA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LPLA 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.