VALUATION WARNING: Overvalued stocks now make up 66.02% of our stocks assigned a valuation and 34.8% of those equities are calculated to be overvalued by 20% or more. Fifteen sectors are calculated to be overvalued.Fill The Tank --TeeKay LNG Partners Leads ValuEngine Upgrade List
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For today's edition of our upgrade list, we used our website's advanced screening functions to search for UPGRADES to BUY or STRONG BUY with complete forecast and valuation data. They are presented by one-month forecast return. Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TGP) is our top-rated upgrade this week and it is a STRONG BUY. The other components of our top-five this week are also rated STRONG BUY
|Ticker||Company Name||Market Price||Valuation||Last 12-M Return||1-M Forecast Return||1-Yr Forecast Return||P/E Ratio||Sector Name|
|TGP||TEEKAY LNG PTNR||14.85||-51.42%||46.02%||1.50%||18.18%||7.69||Transportation|
|YRD||YIRENDAI LTD||23.12||N/A||154.07%||1.50%||18.11%||9.78||Computer and Technology|
|ACTG||ACACIA RESEARCH||7.1||-1.59%||60.63%||1.21%||14.52%||14.11||Business Services|
Below is today's data on Teekay LNG Partners L.P. :
Teekay LNG Partners L.P. is a Marshall Islands partnership recently formed by Teekay Shipping Corporation as part of its strategy to expand its operations in the liquefied natural gas shipping sector. Teekay LNG Partners provides liquefied natural gas and crude oil marine transportation services under long-term, fixed-rate contracts with major energy and utility companies through its fleet of seven LNG carriers and five Suezmax class crude oil tankers.
VALUENGINE RECOMMENDATION: ValuEngine updated its recommendation from BUY to STRONG BUY for Teekay LNG Partners on 2016-12-19. Based on the information we have gathered and our resulting research, we feel that Teekay LNG Partners has the probability to OUTPERFORM average market performance for the next year. The company exhibits ATTRACTIVE P/E Ratio and Book Market Ratio.
|Valuation & Rankings|
|Valuation||51.42% undervalued||Valuation Rank(?)||95|
|1-M Forecast Return||1.50%||1-M Forecast Return Rank||100|
|12-M Return||46.02%||Momentum Rank(?)||83|
|Sharpe Ratio||-0.39||Sharpe Ratio Rank(?)||24|
|5-Y Avg Annual Return||-14.81%||5-Y Avg Annual Rtn Rank||27|
|Expected EPS Growth||-12.61%||EPSGrowth Rank(?)||11|
|Market Cap (billions)||1.14||Size Rank||66|
|Trailing P/E Ratio||7.69||Trailing P/E Rank(?)||97|
|Forward P/E Ratio||8.80||Forward P/E Ratio Rank||89|
|PEG Ratio||n/a||PEG Ratio Rank||n/a|
|Summary of VE Stock Universe|
|Stocks Undervalued by 20%||15.65%|
|Stocks Overvalued by 20%||34.8%|
ValuEngine Sector Overview
|Sector||Change||MTD||YTD||Valuation||Last 12-MReturn||P/E Ratio|
|Multi-Sector Conglomerates||0.12%||2.54%||13.74%||22.66% overvalued||14.91%||19.27|
|Industrial Products||0.38%||2.67%||27.76%||21.82% overvalued||25.22%||24.52|
|Computer and Technology||0.37%||2.17%||22.83%||13.03% overvalued||12.86%||29.76|
|Business Services||0.29%||2.56%||26.14%||12.87% overvalued||7.63%||24.11|
|Basic Materials||-0.68%||-0.38%||50.90%||12.08% overvalued||63.59%||26.60|
|Consumer Staples||0.04%||2.49%||10.20%||6.73% overvalued||9.52%||24.08|
|Consumer Discretionary||-0.09%||2.25%||12.74%||6.73% overvalued||17.04%||24.04|
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