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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for October 15th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, October 15th:

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG): This nuclear electric power generation company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

NRG Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus

NRG Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus

NRG Energy, Inc. price-consensus-chart | NRG Energy, Inc. Quote

NRG has a PEG ratio of 0.28, compared with 2.91 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

NRG Energy, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NRG Energy, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NRG Energy, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | NRG Energy, Inc. Quote

NETSOL Technologies, Inc. (NTWK): This business services and enterprise application solutions provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.5% over the last 60 days.

NetSol Technologies Inc. Price and Consensus

NetSol Technologies Inc. Price and Consensus

NetSol Technologies Inc. price-consensus-chart | NetSol Technologies Inc. Quote

NETSOL Technologies has a PEG ratio of 0.44, compared with 3.30 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

NetSol Technologies Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NetSol Technologies Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NetSol Technologies Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | NetSol Technologies Inc. Quote

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (TMHC): This homebuilder, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.4% over the last 60 days.

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation Price and Consensus

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation Price and Consensus

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation price-consensus-chart | Taylor Morrison Home Corporation Quote

Taylor Morrison has a PEG ratio of 1.71, compared with 2.58 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Taylor Morrison Home Corporation Quote

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG): This automotive retailer, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.2% over the last 60 days.

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Quote

Asbury Automotive has a PEG ratio of 0.75, compared with 4.05 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. 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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