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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for October 14th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, October 14th:

Career Education Corporation (CECO - Free Report) : This higher educationcompany 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 1.48 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Scoreof A.

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG - Free Report) : This energy company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

NRG Energy has a PEG ratio of 0.28, compared with 2.91 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

BrightView Holdings, Inc. (BV - Free Report) : This landscaping service company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.9% over the last 60 days.

BrightView Holdings has a PEG ratio of 0.74, compared with 13.87 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Dell Technologies Inc. (DELL - Free Report) : This computer software company, which carries a Zacks Rank #1, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 13.6% over the last 60 days.

Dell has a PEG ratio of 0.58, compared with 2.44 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

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

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