NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Today's buy-and-trade earnings previews focus on 10 companies that report quarterly results in afterhours trading on Thursday or premarket on Friday including buy rated pet products retailer PetsMart (PETM) and off-priced retailer chain Ross Stores (ROST - Get Report) which reports in the afterhours on Thursday.
The 10 stocks include seven from the retail-wholesale sector and three from the computer and technology sector.
The computer and technology sector is 31% overvalued with an overweight rating. Of the 1146 stocks, 53.8% in this sector have buy or strong buy ratings.
The retail-wholesale sector is 28.0% overvalued with an overweight rating. Of the 345 stocks, 80.0% in this sector have buy or strong buy ratings.
The seven retail-wholesale stocks in today's table have buy ratings and the three computer and technology stocks have hold ratings. All stocks are overvalued by 4.9% to 55.9%. One stock is down 19.3% over the last 12 months while nine have gains of 6.0% to 70.3% over the 12 months. All 10 are above their 200-day SMAs which reflects the risk of reversion to the mean.
Reading the Table
Stocks with a red number are undervalued by this percentage. Those with a black number are overvalued by that percentage according to ValuEngine.
A "1-engine" rating is a strong sell, a "2-engine" rating is a sell, a "3-engine" rating is a hold, a "4-engine" rating is a buy and a "5-engine" rating is a strong buy.
Last 12-Month Return (%):
Stocks with a red number declined by that percentage over the last 12 months. Stocks with a black number increased by that percentage.
Forecast 1-Year Return:
Stocks with a red number are projected to decline by that percentage over the next 12 months. Stocks with a black number in the table are projected to move higher by that percentage over the next 12 months.
Price at which to enter a GTC limit order to buy on weakness. The letters mean; W-weekly, M-monthly, Q-quarterly, S-semiannual and A-annual.
A level between a value level and risky level that should be a magnet during the time frame noted.