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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for March 1st

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P/B ratio is emerging as a convenient tool for identifying low-priced stocks that have high growth prospects.

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, March 1st:

Domtar Corporation (UFS): This specialty, packaging and communication papers manufacturer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 8.7% over the last 60 days.

Domtar has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 9.39 compared with 14.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS): This online discount retailer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 8.8% over the last 60 days.

Vipshop has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 8.97 compared with 32.80 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Scoreof A.

Grupo Simec, S.A.B. de C.V. (SIM) : This special bar quality steel and structural steel products manufacturer has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 21.8% over the last 60 days.

Grupo Simec has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 9.85 compared with 11.30 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (CHU): This telecommunications services provider has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 1.5% over the last 60 days.

China Unicom has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 17.42 compared with 60.30 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

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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