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Top Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for October 2nd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, October 2nd:

Danaos Corporation (DAC - Free Report) : This containerships owner and operator has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 10.8% over the last 60 days.

Danaos Corp has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 1.13, compared with 6.20 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Danaos Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

Danaos Corporation PE Ratio (TTM)

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StealthGas Inc. (GASS - Free Report) : This provider of seaborne transportation services to liquefied petroleum gas producers and users has a Zacks Rank #1, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising more than 100% over the last 60 days.

StealthGas, Inc. Price and Consensus

StealthGas, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

 

StealthGas has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 4.71, compared with 6.20 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

StealthGas, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

StealthGas, Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

StealthGas, Inc. pe-ratio-ttm | StealthGas, Inc. Quote

 

Dynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG - Free Report) : This seaborne transportation operator has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 24.6% over the last 60 days.

Dynagas LNG Partners has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 3.55, compared with 6.80 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

Sculptor Capital Management, Inc. (SCU - Free Report) : This provider of investment advisory services has a Zacks Rank #2, and seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 96.8% over the last 60 days.

Sculptor Capital Management has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 4.77, compared with 8.70 for the industry. The company possesses a Value Score of A.

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

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

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