5 Construction and Engineering Stocks to Sell Now

The overall ratings of five construction and engineering stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).

EMCOR Group, Inc.’s (EME) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. EMCOR Group is an electrical and mechanical construction and facilities services company that specializes in providing construction services relating to electrical and mechanical systems, engaging in the design, integration, installation, start-up, operation, and maintenance of various electrical and mechanical systems. EME also rates an F in Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Surprise. 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 EME stock.

Granite Construction Incorporated (GVA) earns a D this week, moving down from last week’s grade of C. Granite Construction is a civil contractor in the United States. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 37.60. To get an in-depth look at GVA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GVA stock.

Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Quanta Services provides specialized contracting services to electric utilities, telecommunication and cable television operators, and governmental entities. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PWR stock.

This is a rough week for Furmanite Corporation (FRM). The company’s rating falls to F from the previous week’s D. Furmanite provides worldwide technical services for a broad range of industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up fourfold from the week prior. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 28.10. To get an in-depth look at FRM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRM stock.

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. Comfort Systems provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement services within the mechanical services industry. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 31.70. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FIX 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.


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