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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for May 9th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, May 9th:

FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD): This floral and gifting company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 39.6% over the last 60 days.

FTD Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

FTD Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

FTD Companies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | FTD Companies, Inc. Quote

FTD has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 8.20, compared with 21.20 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

FTD Companies, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

FTD Companies, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

FTD Companies, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | FTD Companies, Inc. Quote

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO): This apparel company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 1.4% over the last 60 days.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Price and Consensus

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Price and Consensus

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. price-consensus-chart | American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Quote

American Eagle Outfitters has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 13.49, compared with 18.90 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Quote

Nutrisystem, Inc. (NTRI): This weight management services provider has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

NutriSystem Inc Price and Consensus

NutriSystem Inc Price and Consensus

NutriSystem Inc price-consensus-chart | NutriSystem Inc Quote

Nutrisystem has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 16.18, compared with 22.10 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

NutriSystem Inc PE Ratio (TTM)

NutriSystem Inc PE Ratio (TTM)

NutriSystem Inc pe-ratio-ttm | NutriSystem Inc Quote

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV): This sporting goods retailer has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 21.4% over the last 60 days.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Price and Consensus

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Price and Consensus

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation price-consensus-chart | Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Quote

Big 5 Sporting Goods has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 11.77, compared with 14.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation Quote

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