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Today's Top Stories: Wednesday- December 10, 2008
ZACKS RANK BUY STOCKS
- Aggressive Growth - Fuel Systems (FSYS) has raised its guidance on the heels of a fantastic quarterly report. Growth rates are through the roof as the company just expanded its delayed-OEM operations. Learn More...
Growth & Income - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) offers a rewarding dividend yield of 5.8%, while its industry peers pay no income. BMY's earnings per share are expected to grow 25% over the next 3 – 5 years. Learn More...
Momentum - Carters (CRI) is distinguishing itself from its retail brethren as its share price continues to rally in response to strong quarterly results and steady earnings estimates. Learn More...
Value - Prestige Brands Holdings' (PBH) net income for the second quarter grew 25% from a year ago. PBH is trading at 9.8x forward earnings. Learn More...
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