5 Construction and Engineering Stocks to Sell Now

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

EMCOR Group, Inc. (EME) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. 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. For Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Surprise, EME also gets an F. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EME stock.

This week, Granite Construction Incorporated’s (GVA) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. 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 39.50. To get an in-depth look at GVA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GVA stock.

Quanta Services, Inc.’s (PWR) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s 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. The trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 68.00. To get an in-depth look at FRM, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FRM stock.

Comfort Systems USA, Inc.’s (FIX) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. 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 stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 30.10. 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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