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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for May 1st

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, May 1st:

JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. (JELD - Free Report) : This manufacturer of doors and windows, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 60 days.

JELD-WEN has a PEG ratio of 1.00, compared with 2.43 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

PCM, Inc. (PCMI - Free Report) : This multi-vendor provider of technology products and solutions, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.2% over the last 60 days.

PCM, Inc. Price and Consensus

PCM, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

PCM has a PEG ratio of 0.52, compared with 0.95 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

PCM, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

PCM, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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

Tutor Perini Corporation (TPC - Free Report) : This construction company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.4% over the last 60 days.

Tutor Perini has a PEG ratio of 0.93, compared with 1.13 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI - Free Report) : This natural, organic, and specialty foods and non-food products distributor, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11% over the last 60 days.

United Natural Foods has a PEG ratio of 0.89, compared with 2.63 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

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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