This week, the ratings of three service stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, American Public Education, Inc.’s (APEI) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. American Public Education provides online postsecondary education focusing on the needs of the military and public service communities. As of Sept. 4, 2015, 10.2% of outstanding American Public Education, Inc. shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of APEI stock.
This week, Career Education Corporation (CECO) drops from a C to a D rating. 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. To get an in-depth look at CECO, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CECO stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) takes a hit this week. DeVry provides educational services worldwide and operates various institutions of higher education. As of Sept. 4, 2015, 16.5% of outstanding DeVry Education Group Inc. shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of DV 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.