The market never sleeps. Nor does the POWR Ratings system.

Every day the POWR Ratings model looks for stocks experiencing the best momentum at this time with indicators of more upside ahead. Typically that momentum is borne of a strong fundamental catalyst.

So we are talking about stock packing the punch of the best fundamentals and technical.

There are some notable stocks topping the list today including Oracle (ORCL), Toyota Motor (TM), Texas Instruments (TXN) and Rio Tinto (RIO). The latter is coming off a great earnings beat and raise quarter that has shares up 20% over the past few weeks.

Check out the full list of 44 stocks upgraded to a POWR Rating of “A” (Strong Buy) below.

Symbol/NamePriceMkt CapNew POWR
TM
Toyota Motor Corporation Common Stock
125.95185.04BA
Strong Buy
ORCL
Oracle Corporation Common Stock
53.83183.97BA
Strong Buy
TXN
Texas Instruments Incorporated
110.95104.09BA
Strong Buy
RIO
Rio Tinto Plc Common Stock
60.7377.25BA
Strong Buy
PNC
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (The) Common Stock
135.1561.01BA
Strong Buy
ITW
Illinois Tool Works Inc. Common Stock
151.549.35BA
Strong Buy
EW
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation Common Stock
183.5338.27BA
Strong Buy
BBT
BB&T Corporation Common Stock
49.8738.20BA
Strong Buy
ROST
Ross Stores, Inc.
99.2536.47BA
Strong Buy
PPG
PPG Industries, Inc. Common Stock
117.0427.63BA
Strong Buy
DLTR
Dollar Tree, Inc.
107.7125.59BA
Strong Buy
GOLD
Barrick Gold Corporation Common Stock (BC)
13.724.00BA
Strong Buy
ULTA
Ulta Beauty, Inc.
341.819.98BA
Strong Buy
BEN
Franklin Resources, Inc. Common Stock
33.3816.94BA
Strong Buy
LNG
Cheniere Energy, Inc. Common Stock
65.7916.94BA
Strong Buy
EQH
AXA Equitable Holdings, Inc. Common Stock
21.3210.47BA
Strong Buy
MFGP
Micro Focus Intl PLC ADS each representing One Ord Sh
25.359.17BA
Strong Buy
WEX
WEX Inc. common stock
201.038.69BA
Strong Buy
GGG
Graco Inc. Common Stock
50.058.33BA
Strong Buy
MBT
Mobile TeleSystems PJSC
8.387.84BA
Strong Buy
HRC
Hill-Rom Holdings Inc Common Stock
103.616.92BA
Strong Buy
RS
Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. Common Stock (DE)
89.46.01BA
Strong Buy
JBLU
JetBlue Airways Corporation
19.055.73BA
Strong Buy
MDSO
Medidata Solutions, Inc.
91.435.69BA
Strong Buy
AGCO
AGCO Corporation Common Stock
70.685.43BA
Strong Buy
BRX
Brixmor Property Group Inc. Common Stock
17.925.34BA
Strong Buy
GRA
W.R. Grace & Co. Common Stock
74.324.97BA
Strong Buy
SF
Stifel Financial Corporation Common Stock
56.684.01BA
Strong Buy
SAM
Boston Beer Company, Inc. (The) Common Stock
337.773.94BA
Strong Buy
UBSI
United Bankshares, Inc.
37.23.80BA
Strong Buy
MUSA
Murphy USA Inc. Common Stock
83.822.70BA
Strong Buy
SHAK
Shake Shack, Inc. Class A Common Stock
66.352.47BA
Strong Buy
OMAB
Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte S.A.B. de C.V. each representing 8 Series B shares
52.882.27BA
Strong Buy
ISCA
International Speedway Corporation – Class A Common Stock
45.261.97BA
Strong Buy
ATRI
Atrion Corporation
883.571.64BA
Strong Buy
EIDX
Eidos Therapeutics, Inc.
30.381.12BA
Strong Buy
LMRK
Landmark Infrastructure Partners LP – Common Units
15.93403.63MA
Strong Buy
SMMF
Summit Financial Group, Inc.
25.82329.02MA
Strong Buy
SFE
Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. New Common Stock
12.65260.30MA
Strong Buy
PKBK
Parke Bancorp, Inc.
22.82245.54MA
Strong Buy
CIX
CompX International Inc. Common Stock
15.44192.00MA
Strong Buy
ESSA
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. – common stock
15.63178.32MA
Strong Buy
MFNC
Mackinac Financial Corporation
16.18173.79MA
Strong Buy
PROV
Provident Financial Holdings, Inc.
20.13150.92MA
Strong Buy

What stocks will be upgraded tomorrow? Check out this page to see the daily upgrades and downgrades.

Also here are links to 2 other popular destinations to make the best use of the POWR Ratings:

Full List of “A ”Rated Strong Buy Stocks

Reitmeister Total Return portfolio. This is where Steve Reitmeister employs his 40 years of investment experience to hand select the best POWR Ratings stocks.



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