The grades of three chemicals stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”) rating.
Platform Specialty Products Corp. (PAH) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Surprise, PAH also gets an A. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PAH stock.
Valspar Corporation (VAL) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Valspar is a coating and paint manufacturer and distributor. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VAL stock.
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan produces potash, phosphate, and nitrogen to the agricultural and industrial industries worldwide. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POT 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.