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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for October 22nd

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, October 22nd:

Career Education Corporation (CECO - Free Report) : This company that operates colleges, institutions and universities 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 0.77 compared with 1.50 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Scoreof A.

The Meet Group, Inc. (MEET - Free Report) : This mobile social entertainment application company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.1% over the last 60 days.

The Meet Group has a PEG ratio of 0.37, compared with 0.86for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

MeetMe, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

MeetMe, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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Mallinckrodt plc (MNK - Free Report) : This pharmaceutical and therapeutics development company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.5% over the last 60 days.

Mallinckrodt has a PEG ratio of 0.03, compared with 0.45 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

SYNNEX Corporation (SNX - Free Report) : This business process service providing company, which carries a Zacks Rank #2, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.2% over the last 60 days.

SYNNEX has a PEG ratio of 0.89, compared with 4.62 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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