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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for May 2nd

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, May 2nd:

Banco Macro S.A. (BMA): This banking products and services provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 18.1% over the last 60 days.

Macro Bank Inc. Price and Consensus

Macro Bank Inc. Price and Consensus

Macro Bank Inc. price-consensus-chart | Macro Bank Inc. Quote

Banco Macro has a PEG ratio of 0.31, compared with 1.55 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Macro Bank Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Macro Bank Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Macro Bank Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Macro Bank Inc. Quote

Tivity Health, Inc. (TVTY): This fitness and health improvement programs provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.8% over the last 60 days.

Healthways, Inc. Price and Consensus

Healthways, Inc. Price and Consensus

Healthways, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Healthways, Inc. Quote

Tivity Health has a PEG ratio of 0.85, compared with 3.46 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Healthways, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Healthways, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Healthways, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Healthways, Inc. Quote

TopBuild Corp. (BLD): This company that engages in the installation and distribution of insulation and other building products, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.9% over the last 60 days.

TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus

TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus

TopBuild Corp. price-consensus-chart | TopBuild Corp. Quote

TopBuild has a PEG ratio of 0.63, compared with 0.98 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)

TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)

TopBuild Corp. peg-ratio-ttm | TopBuild Corp. Quote

Centene Corporation (CNC): This diversified and multi-national healthcare enterprise, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.1% over the last 60 days.

Centene Corporation Price and Consensus

Centene Corporation Price and Consensus

Centene Corporation price-consensus-chart | Centene Corporation Quote

Centene has a PEG ratio of 0.87, compared with 1.14 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Centene Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Centene Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Centene Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Centene Corporation Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

Learn more about the Growth score and how it is calculated here.

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