3 Machinery stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
This week, Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (SWK) pushes up from a B to a A rating. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. is a worldwide supplier of tools and engineered solutions for professional, industrial, construction and do-it-yourself use. The company also gets A’s in return on equity. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SWK stock.
Lydall, Inc. (LDL) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a B last week to a A. Lydall, Inc. develops and manufactures engineered materials for a variety of applications. The company also gets A’s in operating margin growth and free cash flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of LDL stock.
Gorman-Rupp Company’s (GRC) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a B from last week’s C. Gorman-Rupp Company designs, manufactures, and sells pumps and related fluid control equipment. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GRC 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.