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Chicago, IL – November 16, 2021 – Stocks in this week’s article are AutoNation (
AN Quick Quote AN - Free Report) , AMN Healthcare Services ( AMN Quick Quote AMN - Free Report) , Olin Corp. ( OLN Quick Quote OLN - Free Report) , Franchise Group ( FRG Quick Quote FRG - Free Report) and Harley-Davidson ( HOG Quick Quote HOG - Free Report) . 5 Finest PEG Stocks for GARP Investors
The investing track of the Oracle of Omaha over the past few decades shows a gradual shift from being a pure-play value investor to a GARP (growth at a reasonable price) investor. The logic behind this is the effectiveness of a mixed investment strategy over pure play, value or growth approaches of investments.
Several stocks, which have surged significantly in the recent past, show an overwhelming success of this hybrid investing strategy over pure-play value and growth investments. Here we will discuss the success of five such stocks.
A Few More Words on GARP
A pure-play value investor misses the chance of betting on stocks that have bright long-term prospects. In the same way, growth investors often end up investing in expensive stocks. In other words, to make a long-term investment more effective, the principles of both value and growth strategies need to be combined.
The quest for a mixed investment strategy led to the introduction of the GARP approach. What GARPers look for is whether the stocks are somewhat undervalued and have solid sustainable growth potential (
One of the fundamental metrics for finding GARP is the price/earnings growth ratio (PEG). Although it is categorized under value investing, this strategy follows the principles of both growth and value investing.
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