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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for October 14th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, October 14th:

The Kroger Co. (KR): This retailer in the United States has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 15.5% over the last 60 days.

The Kroger Co. Price and Consensus

The Kroger Co. Price and Consensus
The Kroger Co. Price and Consensus

The Kroger Co. price-consensus-chart | The Kroger Co. Quote

Kroger has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 10.62 compared with 17.90 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

The Kroger Co. PE Ratio (TTM)

The Kroger Co. PE Ratio (TTM)
The Kroger Co. PE Ratio (TTM)

The Kroger Co. pe-ratio-ttm | The Kroger Co. Quote

StealthGas Inc. (GASS): This provider of seaborne transportation services to liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) producers and users has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 5.5% over the last 60 days.

StealthGas, Inc. Price and Consensus

StealthGas, Inc. Price and Consensus
StealthGas, Inc. Price and Consensus

StealthGas, Inc. price-consensus-chart | StealthGas, Inc. Quote

StealthGas has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 4.38 compared with 5.00 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

StealthGas, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

StealthGas, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)
StealthGas, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

StealthGas, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | StealthGas, Inc. Quote

Atlas Corp. (ATCO): This asset manager and operator has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 1% over the last 60 days.

Atlas Corp. Price and Consensus

Seaspan Corporation Price and Consensus
Seaspan Corporation Price and Consensus

Seaspan Corporation price-consensus-chart | Seaspan Corporation Quote

Atlas' has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 8.90 compared with 12.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Atlas Corp. PE Ratio (TTM)

Seaspan Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)
Seaspan Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Seaspan Corporation pe-ratio-ttm | Seaspan 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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