Zacks Sell List Highlights: ArcelorMittal, Progressive Waste Solutions, Quality Systems and NewMarket Corp.

   Zacks Sell List Highlights: ArcelorMittal, Progressive Waste Solutions,
                     Quality Systems and NewMarket Corp.

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, March 14, 2013

CHICAGO, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- releases details on a group
of stocks that are currently members of the exclusive Zacks Rank #5 List –
Stocks to Sell Now. These stocks are currently rated as a Zacks Rank #5
(Strong Sell): ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT)  and Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd
(NYSE:BIN). Further, Zacks announced #4 Rankings (Sell) on two other widely
held stocks: Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) and NewMarket Corporation


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Since inception in 1988, the S&P 500 has outperformed the Zacks Rank #5 List
of Stocks to Sell Now by 80% annually (+2% vs. +10%). While the rest of Wall
Street continued to tout stocks during the market declines of the last few
years, Zacks told investors which stocks to sell or avoid.

Here is a synopsis of why MT and BIN have a Zacks Rank of 5 (Strong Sell) and
should most likely be sold or avoided for the next one to three months. Note
that a #5 Strong Sell rating is applied to 5% of all the stocks in the Zacks
Rank universe:

ArcelorMittal (NYSE:MT) announced fourth-quarter loss of $1.47 per share on
February 06 which came behind the Zacks Consensus Estimate by $1.32. The
diluted earnings per share also fell by 873.68% on a year-over-year basis. The
Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current year slipped 20 cents per share to
$1.20 in the last 60 days. Next year's estimate also dipped 61 cents per share
to $1.30 per share in that time span.

Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd (NYSE:BIN) posted a fourth -quarter profit of
24 cents per share on February 14, which came in 2 cents wider than the
average forecast. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2013 fell to a profit of
$1.0 per share from $1.18 over the past month with 7 out of 7 covering
analysts slashed forecasts. Next year's forecasts slipped 15 cents to $1.19
per share in the same time span.

Here is a synopsis of why QSII and NEU have a Zacks Rank of 4 (Sell) and
should also most likely be sold or avoided for the next one to three months.
Note that a #4 Sell rating is applied to 15% of all the stocks ranked by

Quality Systems, Inc.

(NASDAQ:QSII) third-quarter profit of 26 cents per share, posted on January
24, and lagged analysts' projections by nearly 7.1%. For 2013, the Zacks
Consensus Estimate moved down 2 cent to $1.07 in the last 30 days as 1 out of
the 12 covering analysts cut back on forecasts. The forecast for next year
slid 2 cent to $1.20 per share in the same time span.

NewMarket Corporation (NYSE:NEU) reported a fourth-quarter profit of $3.47 per
share on February 06, that fell 15.6% short of the Zacks Consensus Estimate.
The full-year average forecast is currently pegged at $18.86 per share,
compared with the last 60 days projection of $19.08 Next year's forecast
dropped 60 cents per share in the same period.

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