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For Immediate Release

Chicago, IL – March 2, 2021 – Stocks in this week’s article are Take Two Interactive Software TTWO, Parker-Hannifin Corp. PH, Tapestry, Inc. TPR, KeyCorp KEY and Interpublic Group of Companies Inc. IPG.

5 Best Stocks with Impressive Sales Growth to Buy Right Now

In the current operating backdrop with ever shifting customer preferences and habits, demographic changes and an extremely competitive environment, maintaining a steady sales growth is the key to survival for any business. Companies are always looking out for ways to boost their marketing initiatives to drive sales.

Revenues are often more closely monitored than earnings when assessing the growth of a business. It’s worth keeping in mind that in cases when companies incur a loss, although transitorily, they are valued on their revenues, as top-line growth (or decline) is usually an indicator of a company’s future earnings performance.

Hence, the Price-to-Sales (P/S) ratio can turn out to be an appropriate metric for stock valuation. It remains a key stock selection criterion keeping in mind that management usually has limited opportunities to tamper with revenues as they can with earnings. Thus, the P/S ratio is subject to lesser manipulation than the Price-to-Earnings ratio.  

Sales growth in isolation is, however, not a sufficient criterion for success. A consideration of a company’s cash position along with its sales number can be a more dependable strategy. Substantial cash in hand and a steady cash flow give a company more flexibility with respect to business decisions and investments.

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