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Weekly Upgrades and Downgrades

During these busy times, it pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities. And today’s blog post should be a great place to start. After taking a close look at the latest data on institutional buying pressure and each company&rs…

During these busy times, it pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities. And today’s blog post should be a great place to start. After taking a close look at the latest data on institutional buying pressure and each company’s fundamental health, I decided to revise my Portfolio Grader recommendations for 77 big blue chips. Chances are that you have at least one of these stocks in your portfolio, so you may want to give this list a skim and act accordingly.

This Week’s Ratings Changes:

 
Upgraded: Hold to Buy
 
 
 
Symbol
Company
Quantitative Grade
Fundamental Grade
Total Grade
BBVA
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. Sponsored ADR
B
B
B
CSCO
Cisco Systems, Inc.
B
C
B
DRI
Darden Restaurants, Inc.
B
C
B
DUK
Duke Energy Corporation
B
C
B
EIX
Edison International
B
C
B
EQH
Equitable Holdings, Inc.
B
C
B
FE
FirstEnergy Corp.
B
C
B
HCA
HCA Healthcare Inc
B
D
B
MELI
MercadoLibre, Inc.
B
B
B
MFC
Manulife Financial Corporation
B
C
B
MUFG
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR
B
C
B
ORAN
Orange SA Sponsored ADR
B
C
B
PKG
Packaging Corporation of America
B
C
B
REG
Regency Centers Corporation
B
C
B
ROST
Ross Stores, Inc.
B
C
B
SMFG
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. Sponsored ADR
B
C
B
STM
STMicroelectronics NV ADR RegS
C
B
B
TD
Toronto-Dominion Bank
B
C
B
UI
Ubiquiti Inc.
B
D
B
UL
Unilever PLC Sponsored ADR
B
C
B
VMC
Vulcan Materials Company
B
C
B

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Upgraded: Sell to Hold
 
 
 
Symbol
Company
Quantitative Grade
Fundamental Grade
Total Grade
BGNE
BeiGene Ltd Sponsored ADR
C
C
C
BIDU
Baidu Inc Sponsored ADR Class A
D
C
C
CZR
Caesars Entertainment Inc
C
C
C
FDX
FedEx Corporation
C
D
C
FOXA
Fox Corporation Class A
D
C
C
PARAA
Paramount Global Class A
C
D
C
PINS
Pinterest, Inc. Class A
D
C
C
SNN
Smith & Nephew plc Sponsored ADR
D
C
C
TSM
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR
D
B
C
WMG
Warner Music Group Corp. Class A
D
B
C

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Downgraded: Buy to Hold
 
 
 
Symbol
Company
Quantitative Grade
Fundamental Grade
Total Grade
ABB
ABB Ltd. Shs Sponsored American Depositary Receipt Repr 1 Sh
B
C
C
ADI
Analog Devices, Inc.
C
C
C
CSX
CSX Corporation
C
B
C
DGX
Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
B
C
C
DHI
D.R. Horton, Inc.
C
C
C
DHR
Danaher Corporation
C
C
C
EVRG
Evergy, Inc.
C
C
C
FTNT
Fortinet, Inc.
C
B
C
FTV
Fortive Corp.
C
B
C
HOLX
Hologic, Inc.
B
C
C
HPQ
HP Inc.
B
C
C
IQV
IQVIA Holdings Inc
C
C
C
KIM
Kimco Realty Corporation
B
D
C
LNT
Alliant Energy Corp
B
C
C
LRCX
Lam Research Corporation
C
C
C
MKC.V
McCormick & Company, Incorporated
B
C
C
MTD
Mettler-Toledo International Inc.
B
C
C
NDSN
Nordson Corporation
C
C
C
ODFL
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc.
C
B
C
PCTY
Paylocity Holding Corp.
C
B
C
RF
Regions Financial Corporation
B
C
C
ROP
Roper Technologies, Inc.
C
C
C
SCCO
Southern Copper Corporation
B
C
C
SHG
Shinhan Financial Group Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR
C
C
C
STT
State Street Corporation
C
C
C
TLK
PT Telkom Indonesia (Persero) Tbk Sponsored ADR Class B
C
D
C
WSO.B
Watsco, Inc. Class B
B
C
C

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Downgraded: Hold to Sell
 
 
 
Symbol
Company
Quantitative Grade
Fundamental Grade
Total Grade
BALL
Ball Corporation
D
C
D
COF
Capital One Financial Corp
D
C
D
DDOG
Datadog Inc Class A
D
B
D
GFL
GFL Environmental Inc
D
D
D
IFF
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
D
D
D
INTU
Intuit Inc.
D
D
D
INVH
Invitation Homes, Inc.
D
C
D
LYV
Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.
D
B
D
MSFT
Microsoft Corporation
D
C
D
POOL
Pool Corporation
D
C
D
QCOM
QUALCOMM Incorporated
D
C
D
TECH
Bio-Techne Corporation
D
C
D
TRMB
Trimble Inc.
D
C
D
TROW
T. Rowe Price Group
D
C
D
TSLA
Tesla Inc
D
B
D
TSN
Tyson Foods, Inc. Class A
D
D
D
TTM
Tata Motors Limited Sponsored ADR
D
C
D
TYL
Tyler Technologies, Inc.
D
C
D
ZI
ZoomInfo Technologies Inc
D
B
D

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Sincerely,

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