Back to top

Image: Bigstock

Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for September 12th

Read MoreHide Full Article

Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, September 12th:

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG - Free Report) : This automotive retailer,  which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

Asbury has a PEG ratio of 0.73 compared with 1.25 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Hibbett Sports, Inc. (HIBB - Free Report) : This sporting goods stores company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.8% over the last 60 days.

Hibbett has a PEG ratio of 0.76, compared with 1.03 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (LINC - Free Report) : This educational institution, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.4% over the last 60 days.

Lincoln Educational Services has a PEG ratio of 0.95, compared with 1.65 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI - Free Report) : This intermediate gold producer, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 61.5% over the last 60 days.

Alamos Gold has a PEG ratio of 0.55, compared with 3.28 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.

Breakout Biotech Stocks with Triple-Digit Profit Potential

The biotech sector is projected to surge beyond $775 billion by 2024 as scientists develop treatments for thousands of diseases. They’re also finding ways to edit the human genome to literally erase our vulnerability to these diseases.

Zacks has just released Century of Biology: 7 Biotech Stocks to Buy Right Now to help investors profit from 7 stocks poised for outperformance. Our recent biotech recommendations have produced gains of +98%, +119% and +164% in as little as 1 month. The stocks in this report could perform even better.

See these 7 breakthrough stocks now>>