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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for December 6th

Zacks Equity Research

Here are three stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, December 6th:

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG): This energy company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 24.7% over the last 60 days.

NRG Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus

NRG Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus
NRG Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus

NRG Energy, Inc. price-consensus-chart | NRG Energy, Inc. Quote

NRG has a PEG ratio of 0.20, compared with 2.74 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

NRG Energy, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NRG Energy, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
NRG Energy, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

NRG Energy, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | NRG Energy, Inc. Quote

TopBuild Corp. (BLD): This installer and distributor of insulation and building material products, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4% over the last 60 days.

TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus

TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus
TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus

TopBuild Corp. price-consensus-chart | TopBuild Corp. Quote

TopBuild has a PEG ratio of 0.72, compared with 1.35 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)

TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)
TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)

TopBuild Corp. peg-ratio-ttm | TopBuild Corp. Quote

Itron, Inc. (ITRI): This technology and service company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.3% over the last 60 days.

Itron, Inc. Price and Consensus

Itron, Inc. Price and Consensus
Itron, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Itron has a PEG ratio of 1.04, compared with 2.25 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Itron, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Itron, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Itron, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Itron, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Itron, 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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