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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for February 8th

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Here are three stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, February 8th:

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (MDC): This company that is engaged in the homebuilding and financial service businesses, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.6% over the last 60 days.

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. Quote

M.D.C. has a PEG ratio of 0.80, compared with 0.89 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. Quote

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. (APAM): This investment management company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 25.2% over the last 60 days.

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Price and Consensus

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Price and Consensus
Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Price and Consensus

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. price-consensus-chart | Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Quote

Artisan Partners’ has a PEG ratio of 0.57, compared with 1.34 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Quote

Vale S.A. (VALE): This producer and seller of iron ore and iron ore pellets, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.7% over the last 60 days.

VALE S.A. Price and Consensus

VALE S.A. Price and Consensus
VALE S.A. Price and Consensus

VALE S.A. price-consensus-chart | VALE S.A. Quote

Vale’s has a PEG ratio of 0.24, compared with 0.35 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

VALE S.A. PEG Ratio (TTM)

VALE S.A. PEG Ratio (TTM)
VALE S.A. PEG Ratio (TTM)

VALE S.A. peg-ratio-ttm | VALE S.A. Quote

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