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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 13th

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Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, January 13th:

Legg Mason, Inc. (LM - Free Report) : This asset management holding company, 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.

Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus

Legg Mason has a PEG ratio of 0.77, compared with 1.28 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Legg Mason, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN - Free Report) : This company that develops and commercializes various therapeutic products, carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.8% over the last 60 days.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price and Consensus

Alexion has a PEG ratio of 0.70, compared with 0.84 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

Office Depot, Inc. (ODP): This provider of business services and supplies, products and technology solutions to small, medium and enterprise businesses, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.4% over the last 60 days.

Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus

Office Depot has a PEG ratio of 0.49, compared with 0.86 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Office Depot, Inc. PEG Ratio (TTM)

TopBuild Corp. (BLD - Free Report) : This installer and distributor of insulation and building material products, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.7% over the last 60 days.

TopBuild Corp. Price and Consensus

TopBuild has a PEG ratio of 0.60, compared with 1.40 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

TopBuild Corp. PEG Ratio (TTM)

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