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”).

This week, EMCOR Group, Inc. (EME) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). 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. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EME stock.

Granite Construction Incorporated (GVA) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Granite Construction is a civil contractor in the United States. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 39.70. To get an in-depth look at GVA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GVA stock.

Quanta Services, Inc. (PWR) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a D (“sell”). Quanta Services provides specialized contracting services to electric utilities, telecommunication and cable television operators, and governmental entities. Trade volume is up 1002.1% from the previous week. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PWR stock.

Slipping from a D to an F rating, Furmanite Corporation (FRM) takes a hit this week. Furmanite provides worldwide technical services for a broad range of industries. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Surprise and Margin Growth. 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. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 29.70. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FIX stock.

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