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Chicago, IL – Jan 2, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article include: Ingles Markets, Incorporated IMKTA, Huntsman Corporation HUN, SORL Auto Parts, Inc. SORL and Broadcom Limited AVGO.

Screen of the Week of Zacks Investment Research:

Bet on 4 Stocks with Rising Cash Flows to Scoop Up Big Gains

The U.S. markets enjoyed a strong and steady rally for most of 2017 backed by strong earnings numbers in consecutive quarters and robust economic growth. This Bull Run is expected to continue in 2018 as well given an improved outlook for the economy provided by the Fed and the recent tax overhaul with lower corporate taxes.

Amid these, laying a wager on stocks based on profit numbers appears a good option. But looking beyond profits and figuring out a company’s efficiency in generating cash flows can be far more rewarding. This is because cash is the most indispensable factor for any company. It gives strength and vitality, and is the key for its existence, development and success.

To understand this efficiency, one needs to consider a company’s net cash flow. In any business, cash moves in and out. It is net cash flow that explains how much money the company is actually making. Experiencing a positive cash flow denotes an increase in the company’s liquid assets. This provides the means to meet debt obligations, shell out for expenses, reinvest in business, endure downturns and finally return wealth to shareholders. On the other hand, a negative cash flow indicates a decline in the company’s liquidity, which in turn lowers its flexibility to support these moves.

However, having a positive cash flow merely does not secure a company’s future growth. To ride on the growth curve, a company must have its cash flow increasing because that indicates management’s efficiency in regulating its cash movements and less dependency on outside financing for running its business.

As a result, while picking stocks, go beyond profits and make sure to look for companies with dependable and increasing cash flows.

And that's what we're screening for today…

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