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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for February 15th

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

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK): Thishealth-related consumer products manufacturer, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.1% over the last 60 days.

GlaxoSmithKline plc Price and Consensus

GlaxoSmithKline plc Price and Consensus

GlaxoSmithKline plc price-consensus-chart | GlaxoSmithKline plc Quote

GlaxoSmithKline has a PEG ratio 1.99, compared with 2.11 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

GlaxoSmithKline plc PEG Ratio (TTM)

GlaxoSmithKline plc PEG Ratio (TTM)

GlaxoSmithKline plc peg-ratio-ttm | GlaxoSmithKline plc Quote

Sealed Air Corporation (SEE): This food safety and security and product protection solutions provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.5% over the last 60 days.

Sealed Air Corporation Price and Consensus

Sealed Air Corporation Price and Consensus

Sealed Air Corporation price-consensus-chart | Sealed Air Corporation Quote

Sealed Air has a PEG ratio 1.74, compared with 1.87 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Sealed Air Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Sealed Air Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Sealed Air Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Sealed Air Corporation Quote

ASGN Incorporated (ASGN): This IT and professional services provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

ASGN Incorporated Price and Consensus

ASGN Incorporated Price and Consensus

ASGN Incorporated price-consensus-chart | ASGN Incorporated Quote

ASGN has a PEG ratio 1.16, compared with 1.66 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

ASGN Incorporated PEG Ratio (TTM)

ASGN Incorporated PEG Ratio (TTM)

ASGN Incorporated peg-ratio-ttm | ASGN Incorporated Quote

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN): This residential and commercial roofing materials distributor, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. Price and Consensus

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. Price and Consensus

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. Quote

Beacon Roofing Supply has a PEG ratio 0.55, compared with 1.01 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. Quote

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

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