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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for May 2nd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, May 2nd:

Verso Corporation (VRS): This coated papers producer has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 11.2% over the last 60 days.

Verso Corporation Price and Consensus

Verso Corporation Price and Consensus

Verso Corporation price-consensus-chart | Verso Corporation Quote

Verso has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 5.64, compared with 12.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Verso Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Verso Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Verso Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Verso Corporation Quote

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A. (BBVA): This retail and wholesale banking, asset management and private banking services provider has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 2.8% over the last 60 days.

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. Price and Consensus

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. Price and Consensus

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. price-consensus-chart | Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. Quote

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 8.29, compared with 11.80 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of B.

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. PE Ratio (TTM)

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. PE Ratio (TTM)

Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. pe-ratio-ttm | Banco Bilbao Viscaya Argentaria S.A. Quote

Cigna Corporation (CI): This health service organization has a Zacks Rank #2, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 0.1% over the last 60 days.

Cigna Corporation Price and Consensus

Cigna Corporation Price and Consensus

Cigna Corporation price-consensus-chart | Cigna Corporation Quote

Cigna has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 9.67, compared with 12.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of B.

Cigna Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Cigna Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Cigna Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Cigna Corporation Quote

Tech Data Corporation (TECD): This IT distribution and solutions company has a Zacks Rank #2, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 2.3% over the last 60 days.

Tech Data Corporation Price and Consensus

Tech Data Corporation Price and Consensus

Tech Data Corporation price-consensus-chart | Tech Data Corporation Quote

Tech Data has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 9.06 compared with 12.20 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Tech Data Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Tech Data Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Tech Data Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Tech Data Corporation Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

Learn more about the Value score and how it is calculated here.

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