Three chemicals stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
Platform Specialty Products Corp. (PAH) is making progress this week as its rating of C (“hold”) from last week increases to a B (“buy”) rating 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.
This is a strong week for Valspar Corporation (VAL). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Valspar is a coating and paint manufacturer and distributor. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of VAL stock.
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) boosts its rating from a C to a B this week. 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.