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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for March 3rd

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, March 3rd:

Owens & Minor, Inc. (OMI - Free Report) : This healthcare solutions company carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 36.6% over the last 60 days.

 

Owens & Minor has a PEG ratio of 0.24 compared with 4.15 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

 

Owens & Minor, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Owens & Minor, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS - Free Report) : This company that provides a range of financial services carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.6% over the last 60 days.

 

Goldman Sachs has a PEG ratio of 0.57, compared with 1.42 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

 

Carriage Services, Inc. (CSV - Free Report) : This company that provides funeral and cemetery services, and merchandise and carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.6% over the last 60 days.

 

Carriage Services has a PEG ratio of 0.96, compared with 1.16 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

 

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW - Free Report) : This provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions carries a Zacks Rank #2, and has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 13.9% over the last 60 days.

 

Arrow Electronics has a PEG ratio of 0.64, compared with 0.99 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

 

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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