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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 12th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, January 12th:

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (AIT): This distributor of industrial products, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 2.2% over the last 60 days.

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. Quote

Applied Industrial Technologies has a PEG ratio 1.77, compared with 2.22 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. Quote

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): This developer of software products, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

Microsoft Corporation Price and Consensus

Microsoft Corporation Price and Consensus

Microsoft Corporation price-consensus-chart | Microsoft Corporation Quote

Microsoft has a PEG ratio 2.04, compared with 4.04 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Microsoft Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Microsoft Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Microsoft Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Microsoft Corporation Quote

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (JEC): This provider of technical services, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 6.3% over the last 60 days.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. price-consensus-chart | Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Quote

Jacobs Engineering Group has a PEG ratio 1.36, compared with 2.40 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Quote

Huntsman Corporation (HUN): This chemical company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.9% over the last 60 days.

Huntsman Corporation Price and Consensus

Huntsman Corporation Price and Consensus

Huntsman Corporation price-consensus-chart | Huntsman Corporation Quote

Huntsman has a PEG ratio 1.71, compared with 1.91 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A. 

Huntsman Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Huntsman Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Huntsman Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Huntsman Corporation Quote

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