This week, the overall grades of seven capital markets stocks are lower, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Class A (OAK) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Oaktree Capital is a global investment management company focused on alternative markets. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth and Sales Growth, OAK also gets F’s. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, three times the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of OAK stock.
Golub Capital BDC, Inc. (GBDC) gets weaker ratings this week as last week’s C drops to a D. Golub Capital is an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. To get an in-depth look at GBDC, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GBDC stock.
TICC Capital (TICC) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. TICC Capital is a specialty finance company, primarily providing capital to non-public small- and medium-sized technology companies. The stock also rates an F in Margin Growth. Shares of the stock have been exchanging at an usually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TICC stock.
This week, Silvercrest Asset Management Group, Inc. Class A’s (SAMG) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. The stock also gets an F in Margin Growth. To get an in-depth look at SAMG, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SAMG stock.
Apollo Global Management, LLC Class A (APO) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Apollo Global Management is engaged in investing and operating in private equity, capital markets and real estate businesses. The stock’s trailing PE Ratio is 49.70. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of APO stock.
This week, LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPLA) drops from a D to an F rating. LPL Financial Holdings offers technology, brokerage and investment advisory services through business relationships with all types of financial advisors. As of Sept. 4, 2015, 15.2% of outstanding LPL Financial Holdings Inc. shares were held short. Shares of the stock are changing hands at twice the rate they were a week ago. To get an in-depth look at LPLA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LPLA stock.
Moelis & Co. Class A’s (MC) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. The stock also gets an F in Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MC 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.