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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for August 21st

Zacks Equity Research
·3 mins read

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, August 21st:

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG): This provider of retirement, asset management, and insurance products and services has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 7.5% over the last 60 days.

Principal Financial Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Principal Financial Group, Inc. Price and Consensus
Principal Financial Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Principal Financial Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Principal Financial Group, Inc. Quote

Principal Financial has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 7.89 compared with 8.10 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Principal Financial Group, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Principal Financial Group, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)
Principal Financial Group, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Principal Financial Group, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | Principal Financial Group, Inc. Quote

Danaos Corporation (DAC): This owner and operator of containerships in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the United States has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 5% over the last 60 days.

Danaos Corporation Price and Consensus

Danaos Corporation Price and Consensus
Danaos Corporation Price and Consensus

Danaos Corporation price-consensus-chart | Danaos Corporation Quote

Danaos has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 0.87 compared with 8.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Danaos Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Danaos Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)
Danaos Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Danaos Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Danaos Corporation Quote

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW): This provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 37.9% over the last 60 days.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings price-consensus-chart | Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Quote

Atlas Air Worldwide has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 5.05 compared with 39.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings PE Ratio (TTM)

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings PE Ratio (TTM)
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings PE Ratio (TTM)

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings pe-ratio-ttm | Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

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