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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for May 17th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, May 17th:

Westlake Chemical Partners LP (WLKP): This ethylene production facilities and related assets operator, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.4% over the last 60 days.

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price and Consensus

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price and Consensus

Westlake Chemical Partners LP price-consensus-chart | Westlake Chemical Partners LP Quote

Westlake Chemical has a PEG ratio of 0.66, compared with 1.00 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Westlake Chemical Partners LP PEG Ratio (TTM)

Westlake Chemical Partners LP PEG Ratio (TTM)

Westlake Chemical Partners LP peg-ratio-ttm | Westlake Chemical Partners LP Quote

iRobot Corporation (IRBT): This robots manufacturer, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 33.8% over the last 60 days.

iRobot Corporation Price and Consensus

iRobot Corporation Price and Consensus

iRobot Corporation price-consensus-chart | iRobot Corporation Quote

iRobot has a PEG ratio of 1.11, compared with 1.87 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

iRobot Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

iRobot Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

iRobot Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | iRobot Corporation Quote

Woodward, Inc. (WWD): This manufacturer of control solutions for the aerospace and industrial markets, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3% over the last 60 days.

Woodward, Inc. Price and Consensus

Woodward, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Woodward has a PEG ratio of 1.82, compared with 2.06 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Woodward, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Woodward, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG): This independent oil and gas company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Price and Consensus

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Price and Consensus

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation price-consensus-chart | Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Quote

Cabot Oil & Gas has a PEG ratio of 0.38, compared with 0.71 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation 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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