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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for July 8th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, July 8th:

Big Lots, Inc. (BIG): This retail chain operator carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Big Lots, Inc. Price and Consensus

Big Lots, Inc. Price and Consensus
Big Lots, Inc. Price and Consensus

Big Lots, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Big Lots, Inc. Quote

Big Lots has a PEG ratio of 0.93 compared with 1.16 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Big Lots, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Big Lots, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Big Lots, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Big Lots, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Big Lots, Inc. Quote

Anthem, Inc. (ANTM): This health benefits company carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

Anthem, Inc. Price and Consensus

Anthem, Inc. Price and Consensus
Anthem, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Anthem has a PEG ratio of 0.82 compared with 2.47 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Anthem, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Anthem, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Anthem, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Anthem, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Anthem, Inc. Quote

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG): This automotive retailer carries a Zacks Rank #2, and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.5% over the last 60 days.

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Price and Consensus
Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Quote

Asbury Automotive has a PEG ratio of 0.72 compared with 4.49 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)
Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. peg-ratio-ttm | Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. Quote

Cigna Corporation (CI): This information insurance and related products and services provider carries a Zacks Rank #2, and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.1% over the last 60 days.

Cigna Corporation Price and Consensus

Cigna Corporation Price and Consensus
Cigna Corporation Price and Consensus

Cigna Corporation price-consensus-chart | Cigna Corporation Quote

Cigna has a PEG ratio of 0.93 compared with 1.69 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B

Cigna Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Cigna Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)
Cigna Corporation PEG Ratio (TTM)

Cigna Corporation peg-ratio-ttm | Cigna Corporation Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

Learn more about the Growth score and how it is calculated here.

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