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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for April 5th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, April 5th:

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU): This gold mining company, which carries a Zacks #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.5% over the last 60 days.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited Price and Consensus

AngloGold Ashanti Limited Price and Consensus

AngloGold Ashanti Limited price-consensus-chart | AngloGold Ashanti Limited Quote

AngloGold Ashanti has a PEG ratio 0.78, compared with 1.78 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited PEG Ratio (TTM)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited PEG Ratio (TTM)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited peg-ratio-ttm | AngloGold Ashanti Limited Quote

Investors Bancorp, Inc. (ISBC): This bank holding company for Investors Bank, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.5% over the last 60 days.

Investors Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus

Investors Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus

Investors Bancorp, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Investors Bancorp, Inc. Quote

Investors has a PEG ratio 1.25, compared with 1.61 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Investors Bancorp, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Investors Bancorp, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Investors Bancorp, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Investors Bancorp, Inc. Quote

KBR, Inc. (KBR): Thisprofessional services and technologies provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.4% over the last 60 days.

KBR, Inc. Price and Consensus

KBR, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

KBR has a PEG ratio 1.38, compared with 2.78 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

KBR, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

KBR, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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

TransCanada Corporation (TRP): This energy infrastructure company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.1% over the last 60 days.

TransCanada Corporation Price and Consensus

TransCanada Corporation Price and Consensus

TransCanada Corporation price-consensus-chart | TransCanada Corporation Quote

TransCanada has a PEG ratio 2.28, compared with 4.16 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

TransCanada Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

TransCanada Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

TransCanada Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | TransCanada Corporation Quote

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