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Zacks Releases Four Powerful ''Buy'' Stocks: Perfect World, Holly Energy Partners, L.P., Cintas and Titan Machinery

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Chicago, IL – April 13, 2012 – Four free stock picks are being made available today on The industry’s leading independent research firm highlights one Zacks #1 Rank Strong Buy or a Zacks #2 Rank Buy stock for each of the four main styles of investing: Aggressive Growth, Growth & Income, Momentum, and Value.

The four highlighted picks are: Perfect World (PWRD), Holly Energy Partners, L.P. ((HEP - Free Report) ), Cintas Corporation (CTAS) and Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN).

Today, Zacks is promoting its ''Buy'' stock recommendations. Four daily picks are offered free.

From 1988 through the present – a period that included serious corrections and recessions – the Zacks #1 Rank Stocks have nearly tripled the market with a fully documented average gain of +28% per year.

Here is a summary of today's selected stocks that are now highly rated by Zacks:          

Aggressive Growth – Perfect World (PWRD)
Perfect World is a Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) after posting eight of nine positive earnings surprises.

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Growth & Income – Holly Energy Partners, L.P. ((HEP - Free Report) )
Holly Energy Partners, L.P. continues to offer investors strong growth and very attractive income at a reasonable price.

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Momentum – Cintas Corporation (CTAS)
Cintas provides highly specialized services to businesses of all types throughout North America. It is the largest company in its space and services more than 900,000 businesses.  Founded in 1983, Cintas has become the go-to for everything from the design, manufacture and implementation of corporate identity uniform programs to entrance mats, restroom supplies, promotional products, document management and even fire protection, first aid and safety services.

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Value – Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN)
Everything is coming up roses for farmers and those who supply them. Titan Machinery Inc., which operates agriculture retail stores, recently reported fiscal Q4 results and blew by the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 58%. Even as shares soared, this Zacks #2 Rank (Buy) is still a value with a forward P/E of just 12.1.

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Underlying the four free stock picks is a simple truth that first appeared in a Financial Analysts Journal article published in 1979. Leonard Zacks, a Ph.D. from M.I.T. found that "earnings estimate revisions are the most powerful force impacting stock prices."  Zacks #1 Rank is awarded to a stock when analysts sharply upgrade their estimates of what the company will earn.

Today, Zacks is promoting its stock recommendations by offering four daily picks free to those who register here:

About Zacks is a property of Zacks Investment Research, Inc., which was formed in 1978 by Len Zacks. The company continually processes stock reports issued by 3,000 analysts from 150 brokerage firms.  It monitors more than 200,000 earnings estimates, looking for changes.

Then, when changes are discovered, they’re applied to help assign more than 4,400 stocks into five Zacks Rank categories: #1 Strong Buy, #2 Buy, #3 Hold, #4 Sell, and #5 Strong Sell. This proprietary stock-picking system continues to outperform the market by a nearly 3-to-1 margin.  

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