The overall ratings of four service stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Coinstar (CSTR) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Coinstar is a multi-national company that offers solutions for storefronts, including self-service coin counting, entertainment services, and self-service DVD kiosks. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, CSTR also gets an F. As of Oct. 17, 2013, 34.2% of outstanding Coinstar shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at CSTR, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CSTR stock.
American Public Education, Inc. (APEI) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. American Public Education provides online postsecondary education focusing on the needs of the military and public service communities. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of APEI stock.
Career Education Corporation (CECO) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Career Education provides on-ground private, for-profit, postsecondary education in the United States, in addition to having a presence in online education. The stock gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow and Sales Growth. To get an in-depth look at CECO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CECO stock.
DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. DeVry provides educational services worldwide and operates various institutions of higher education. As of July 22, 2015, 12.8% of outstanding DeVry Education Group Inc. shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DV 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.