Fibria Celulose Receives IBD Stock Rating Upgrade

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The IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating for Fibria Celulose ( FBR ) increased from 85 to 97 Wednesday.

[ibd-display-video id=2368044 width=50 float=left autostart=true] The upgrade means the stock is now outperforming 97% of all other stocks in terms of key performance metrics and technical strength.

Fibria Celulose is trading about 2% above a 17.31 entry from a consolidation .

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The stock earns an 80 EPS Rating, meaning its recent quarterly and annual earnings growth is outpacing 80% of all stocks.

Its Accumulation/Distribution Rating of B shows moderate buying by institutional investors over the last 13 weeks.

The company posted a 400% rise in earnings for Q4. Sales growth increased 57%, up from 27% in the prior quarter. The company has now posted rising growth in each of the last three reports.

Fibria Celulose earns the No. 1 rank among its peers in the Paper & Paper Production industry group. Packaging Corporation Of America ( PKG ) and Albany International ( AIN ) are also among the group's highest-rated stocks.


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This article appears in: Investing , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: FBR , PKG , AIN

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