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HotThe stock market, like fashion, technology, and seemingly everything else in the world, revolves around trends. When the interest in a company rises, it seems that everyone wants to be involved and the price of the stock will increase. Therefore, the hotter a stock is the more valuable it becomes. Our experts try to predict the hot stocks before they reach their peak so that investors like you have time to jump on board.

Read our predictions and picks of hot stock to buy now.


Weak Quant Score Downgrades P G & E (PCG) to Hold

Portfolio Grader currently ranks P G & E Corp (NYSE:PCG) a Hold. Using Louis Navellier's investing methodology, this analytical tool researches stocks by means of fundamental and quantitative analytical tools. PCG has been downgraded from a Strong Buy to a Hold in the last week. Read Article

Shrinking Earnings Visibility Keeps McKesson (MCK) a Sell

Portfolio Grader currently ranks McKesson Corp (NYSE:MCK) a Sell. With unique fundamental and quantitative metrics developed by Louis Navellier, this analytical tool assesses nearly 5,000 stocks weekly. MCK has maintained this ranking for 7 months. Read Article

7 Cryptocurrencies to Buy as Blockchain Heats Up

Here we show you how to invest in cryptocurrency to take advantage of rising sentiment toward bitcoin's underlying blockchain technology. Read Article

Gyrodyne (GYRO) Shares a Buy on Quant Score

Currently, Gyrodyne Co of America (NASDAQ:GYRO) has a Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. GYRO has been downgraded from a Strong Buy to a Buy in the last week. Read Article

Express Scripts (ESRX) a Sell on Shrinking Quant Score

Currently, Express Scripts Holdings Co (NASDAQ:ESRX) has a Sell using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. The current Portfolio Grader recommendation on the shares has been in place for 11 months. Read Article

Humana’s (HUM) Strong Earnings Momentum Makes it a Buy

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) is ranked as a Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. This represents no change from the previous week and is the same ranking HUM has had from Portfolio Grader for the last month. Read Article

5 Energy Stocks Ready to Beat Earnings This Quarter

Oil and gas-related stocks stand to benefit from recovering commodity prices. Read Article

Outstanding Sales Growth Makes Prologis (PLD) a Strong Buy

Portfolio Grader currently ranks Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) a Strong Buy. Using Louis Navellier's investing methods, this analytical tool evaluates stocks by employing proprietary fundamental and quantitative analytical tools. PLD has recently seen its Portfolio Grader rating upgraded from a Buy to a Strong Buy. Read Article

3 Reasons Why J C Penney Company Inc Stock Will Rebound

Things look bleak for J C Penney Company Inc right now, but things are actually trending upward and could carry JCP stock back to $5. Read Article

Superior Quant Score Makes American Electric Power (AEP) a Buy

American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) is classified as a component of the 39 company Electric Utilities GICS industry group, which is a segment of the 113 company GICS Utilities sector. The market value of AEP is $36.0 billion which places it in the top quarter of its industry group. Portfolio Grader's current ranking for AEP puts it 13 among the 39 companies in this industry group, placing it in the top half; in the top half of the sector with a ranking of 31 among the 113 companies in the sector, and number 533 in the nearly 5,000 company Portfolio Grader universe. Read Article

Equinix’s (EQIX) Superior Sales Growth Keeps it a Buy

Equinix Inc (NASDAQ:EQIX) is one of 178 companies within the Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) GICS industry group, which is in turn part of the 219 company GICS Real Estate sector. The market value of EQIX is $36.1 billion which places it in the top decile in its industry group. Portfolio Grader's current ranking for EQIX puts it 37 among the 178 companies in this industry group, giving it a well above-average position; in the top quartile of the sector with a ranking of 45 among the 219 companies in the sector, and number 948 in the nearly 5,000 company Portfolio Grader universe. Read Article

JPMorgan Buys Online Payment Startup WePay

JPMorgan (JPM) is planning to purchase WePay for an undisclosed sum to make it easier for small business to accept software payments. Read Article

Crown Castle International (CCI) a Buy on Healthy Earnings Growth

Crown Castle International Corp (NYSE:CCI) is classified as a constituent of the 178 company Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) GICS industry group, which is a segment of the 219 company GICS Real Estate sector. The market value of CCI is $37.5 billion which falls in the top decile in its industry group. Currently, the stock's Portfolio Grader ranking places it 20 among the 178 companies in this industry group, putting in the top quartile; in the top quartile of the sector with a ranking of 25 among the 219 companies in the sector, and number 660 in the nearly 5,000 company Portfolio Grader universe. Read Article

Exelon (EXC) a Buy on Strong Quant Score

Currently, Exelon Corp (NYSE:EXC) has a Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator of Louis Navellier, which incorporates his investing approach. EXC has maintained this ranking for 3 months. Read Article

To Buy or Not to Buy Sirius XM Holdings Inc. Stock: 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Will the Spotify IPO and rising competition disrupt SIRI? Here are 3 pros and 3 cons regarding Sirius XM stock. Read Article

Anthem Inc (ANTM), CVS Health Corp (CVS) Team Up in Prescription Drugs Deal

Anthem (ANTM) and CVS Health (CVS) have announced that they are teaming up to create a new pharmacy benefits manager in 2020. Read Article

I Wouldn’t Chase International Business Machines Corp. At This Level

IBM stock is up big after reporting strong third-quarter numbers, but the stock feels fully priced as a stable, low-growth name. Read Article

Public Storage (PSA) Quant Score Hurts Rating

Public Storage Inc (NYSE:PSA) ranks in the top decile in its industry group, Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), and in the top 10% of its sector group, Real Estate, with a market value of $38.0 billion. From an investment attractiveness viewpoint, PSA is ranked in the top half of the sector with a ranking of 104 among the 219 companies in the sector; Portfolio Grader's current ranking for PSA puts it 81 among the 178 companies in this industry group, giving it an above-average position and number 2,183 in the 5000 company Portfolio Grader company universe. Read Article

Healthy Quant Score Keeps National Grid (NGG) a Buy

The current recommendation of Buy for National Grid Plc (NYSE:NGG) is computed using Louis Navellier's approach to investing and his Portfolio Grader stock evaluator. NGG has recently seen its Portfolio Grader rating upgraded from a Hold to a Buy. Read Article

Outstanding Quant Score Makes Cigna (CI) a Strong Buy

Portfolio Grader currently ranks Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) a Strong Buy. The methods for investing incorporated in this analytical tool developed by Louis Navellier assesses and ranks nearly 5,000 stocks each week from a fundamental and quantitative perspective. This represents no change from the previous week and is the same ranking CI has had from Portfolio Grader for 2 months. Read Article