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Chicago, IL – September 13, 2019 - Stocks in this week’s article are Sonic Automotive, Inc. SAH, AGCO Corporation AGCO, NRG Energy, Inc. NRG and Marten Transport, Ltd. MRTN.

4 Stocks with Upgraded Broker Ratings Worth Investing in Now

In a volatile market, a basic fundamental analysis of companies is not enough to select stocks that have the potential to generate solid returns. In such a situation, expert advice is necessary for making the right investment choice.

One could simply follow broker rating upgrades, as they have a deeper insight into stocks, the sectors and the overall economy.

Brokers directly communicate with top management. They also thoroughly study the publicly available documents and attend conference calls. In addition, brokers scrutinize the fundamentals of companies and place them against the current economic backdrop to find out how the stocks will fare as an investment option.

Hence, after thorough research, brokers decide to rate that company’s stock. Naturally, when a broker upgrades a stock, one can easily rely on it.

But solely depending on broker upgrades is not advisable. You must take into consideration a few other factors before adding a stock to your investment portfolio. This way you can ensure steady returns.

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