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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for March 4th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, March 4th:

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (EL): This manufacturer and marketer of skin care, hair care, fragrance and makeup products, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.7% over the last 60 days.

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Price and Consensus

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Price and Consensus

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. price-consensus-chart | The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Quote

Estée Lauder has a PEG ratio 2.55, compared with 2.92 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. Quote

M&T Bank Corporation (MTB): This holding company for Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.6% over the last 60 days.

M&T Bank Corporation Price and Consensus

M&T Bank Corporation Price and Consensus

M&T Bank Corporation price-consensus-chart | M&T Bank Corporation Quote

M&T Bank has a PEG ratio 0.89, compared with 1.09 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

M&T Bank Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

M&T Bank Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

M&T Bank Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | M&T Bank Corporation Quote

Intuit Inc. (INTU): Thisfinancial management and compliance products and services provider, 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.

Intuit Inc. Price and Consensus

Intuit Inc. Price and Consensus

Intuit Inc. price-consensus-chart | Intuit Inc. Quote

Intuit has a PEG ratio 2.36, compared with 3.68 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Intuit Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Intuit Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Intuit Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Intuit Inc. Quote

Bruker Corporation (BRKR): This manufacturer and distributor of scientific instruments, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.6% over the last 60 days.

Bruker Corporation Price and Consensus

Bruker Corporation Price and Consensus

Bruker Corporation price-consensus-chart | Bruker Corporation Quote

Bruker has a PEG ratio 2.07, compared with 2.30 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Bruker Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Bruker Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Bruker Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Bruker Corporation Quote

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