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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 30th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, January 30th:

Esterline Technologies Corporation (ESL): This specialized manufacturing company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

Esterline Technologies Corporation Price and Consensus

Esterline Technologies Corporation Price and Consensus

Esterline Technologies Corporation price-consensus-chart | Esterline Technologies Corporation Quote

Esterline Technologies has a PEG ratio 2.68, compared with 2.81 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Esterline Technologies Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Esterline Technologies Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Esterline Technologies Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Esterline Technologies 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 0.1% 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 0.52, compared with 1.16 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

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

Genuine Parts Company (GPC): This automotive and industrial parts distributor, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.2% over the last 60 days.

Genuine Parts Company Price and Consensus

Genuine Parts Company Price and Consensus

Genuine Parts Company price-consensus-chart | Genuine Parts Company Quote

Genuine Parts has a PEG ratio 3.23, compared with 4.67 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Genuine Parts Company PEG Ratio (TTM)

Genuine Parts Company PEG Ratio (TTM)

Genuine Parts Company peg-ratio-ttm | Genuine Parts Company Quote

inTEST Corporation (INTT): This thermal management products manufacturer, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.9% over the last 60 days.

inTest Corporation Price and Consensus

inTest Corporation Price and Consensus

inTest Corporation price-consensus-chart | inTest Corporation Quote

inTEST has a PEG ratio 0.71, compared with 0.77 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

inTest Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

inTest Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

inTest Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | inTest Corporation Quote

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