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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for October 9th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, October 9th:

Career Education Corporation (CECO - Free Report) : This higher education company which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.7% over the last 60 days.

Career Education has a PEG ratio of 0.81 compared with 1.45 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU - Free Report) : This gold mining company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 20.5% over the last 60 days.

AngloGold Ashanti has a PEG ratio of 0.44, compared with 1.14 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA - Free Report) : This e-commerce company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.7% over the last 60 days.

Alibaba Group has a PEG ratio of 0.81, compared with 3.86 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Itron, Inc. (ITRI - Free Report) : This technology company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.8% over the last 60 days.

Itron, Inc. Price and Consensus

Itron, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Itron has a PEG ratio of 0.98, compared with 2.16 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Itron, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Itron, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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

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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