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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for December 30th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, December 30th:

Clearwater Paper Corporation (CLW): This producer and seller of private label tissue and bleached paperboard products has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 17.8% over the last 60 days.

 

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus
Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus

Clearwater Paper Corporation price-consensus-chart | Clearwater Paper Corporation Quote

 

Clearwater Paper has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 6.78, compared with 26.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

 

Clearwater Paper Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Clearwater Paper Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)
Clearwater Paper Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Clearwater Paper Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Clearwater Paper Corporation Quote

 

Companhia Paranaense de Energia - COPEL (ELP): This company that engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 85.2% over the last 60 days.

 

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL Price and Consensus

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL Price and Consensus
Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL Price and Consensus

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL price-consensus-chart | Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL Quote

 

COPEL has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 6.97, compared with 20.80 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

 

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL PE Ratio (TTM)

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL PE Ratio (TTM)
Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL PE Ratio (TTM)

Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL pe-ratio-ttm | Companhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL Quote

 

Sculptor Capital Management, Inc. (SCU): This hedge fund sponsor has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 25.1% over the last 60 days.

 

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC Price and Consensus

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC Price and Consensus
OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC Price and Consensus

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC price-consensus-chart | OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC Quote

 

Sculptor Capital has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 5.01, compared with 52.60 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

 

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC PE Ratio (TTM)

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC PE Ratio (TTM)
OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC PE Ratio (TTM)

OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC pe-ratio-ttm | OchZiff Capital Management Group LLC Quote

 

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (GPI): This company that engages in the development and commercialization of pharmaceuticals has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 12.3% over the last 60 days.

 

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Price and Consensus

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Price and Consensus
Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Price and Consensus

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Quote

 

Group 1 Automotive has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 6.82, compared with 14.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

 

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)
Group 1 Automotive, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Group 1 Automotive, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | Group 1 Automotive, Inc. Quote

 

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

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