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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 18th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, January 18th:

General Motors Company GM: This designer, builder, and seller of cars, trucks, crossovers, and automobile parts carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.4% over the last 60 days.

 

General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company Price and Consensus
General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company price-consensus-chart | General Motors Company Quote

 

General Motors has a PEG ratio of 0.87 compared with 3.22 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

 

General Motors Company PEG Ratio (TTM)

General Motors Company PEG Ratio (TTM)
General Motors Company PEG Ratio (TTM)

General Motors Company peg-ratio-ttm | General Motors Company Quote

 

D.R. Horton, Inc. DHI: This homebuilding company carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.8% over the last 60 days.

 

D.R. Horton, Inc. Price and Consensus

D.R. Horton, Inc. Price and Consensus
D.R. Horton, Inc. Price and Consensus

D.R. Horton, Inc. price-consensus-chart | D.R. Horton, Inc. Quote

 

D.R. Horton has a PEG ratio of 0.68, compared with 0.78 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

 

D.R. Horton, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

D.R. Horton, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
D.R. Horton, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

D.R. Horton, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | D.R. Horton, Inc. Quote

 

Meritage Homes Corporation MTH: This designer and builder of single-family homes carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

 

Meritage Homes Corporation Price and Consensus

Meritage Homes Corporation Price and Consensus
Meritage Homes Corporation Price and Consensus

Meritage Homes Corporation price-consensus-chart | Meritage Homes Corporation Quote

 

Meritage Homes has a PEG ratio of 0.31, compared with 0.78 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

 

Meritage Homes Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Meritage Homes Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)
Meritage Homes Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Meritage Homes Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Meritage Homes Corporation Quote

 

Adtalem Global Education Inc. ATGE: This educational services provider carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

 

Adtalem Global Education Inc. Price and Consensus

Adtalem Global Education Inc. Price and Consensus
Adtalem Global Education Inc. Price and Consensus

Adtalem Global Education Inc. price-consensus-chart | Adtalem Global Education Inc. Quote

 

Adtalem Global Education has a PEG ratio of 0.84, compared with 2.36 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

 

Adtalem Global Education Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Adtalem Global Education Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Adtalem Global Education Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Adtalem Global Education Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Adtalem Global Education 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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