5 Service Stocks to Sell Now

CSTR, APEI, CECO, DV, TEDU slump in weekly rankings

For the current week, the overall ratings of five service stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Graderdatabase. 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. For 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. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CSTR stock.

American Public Education, Inc.’s (APEI) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. American Public Education provides online postsecondary education focusing on the needs of the military and public service communities. To get an in-depth look at APEI, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of APEI stock.

Career Education Corporation (CECO) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C 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. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CECO stock.

The rating of DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) slips from a C to a D. DeVry provides educational services worldwide and operates various institutions of higher education. As of Aug. 26, 2015, 15.4% of outstanding DeVry Education Group Inc. shares were held short. To get an in-depth look at DV, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DV stock.

Tarena International, Inc. Sponsored ADR Class A (TEDU) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Momentum and Earnings Surprise. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TEDU 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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