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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for August 20th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, August 20th:

Cowen Inc. (COWN - Free Report) : This investment banking, research, sales and trading services for businesses service provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Cowen has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 2.68, compared with 16.40 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of B.

Garrett Motion Inc. (GTX - Free Report) : This company that designs, manufactures, and sells turbocharger and electric-boosting technologies has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 79.8% over the last 60 days.

Garrett Motion has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 3.75, compared with 173.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Equitable Holdings, Inc. (EQH - Free Report) : This diversified financial services company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 1.6% over the last 60 days.

Equitable Holdings has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 4.84, compared with 16.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Danaos Corporation (DAC - Free Report) : This company that owns and operates containerships has a Zacks Rank #2, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising nearly 5% over the last 60 days.

Danaos has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 0.87, compared with 8.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

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