For Immediate Release
Chicago, IL – May 3, 2012 – Four free stock picks are being made available today on Zacks.com. 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: Priceline.com (PCLN), Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. ( (WDR - Free Report) ), Sturm Ruger & Co Inc. ( RGR) and Cabela's, Inc. ( CAB).
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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 – Priceline.com (PCLN)
Priceline.com is close to reporting earnings and could continue its streak of positive earnings surprises. The stock is a Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy).
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Growth & Income – Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. ( (WDR - Free Report) )
Estimates have been rising for Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. after the company delivered a solid earnings beat on April 30, driven by strong net flows and an expanding operating margin.
Zacks Guide to Growth & Income Investing (free!) - https://at.zacks.com/?id=4310
Momentum – Sturm Ruger & Co Inc. ( RGR)
Being a Texan, I can appreciate a dependable, durable and quality gun; fortunately for Sturm Ruger & Co, Texans aren’t the only ones who share that sentiment. In fact, RGR had to stop taking new orders earlier in the year just to catch up on the demand that had been building for months.
Zacks Guide to Momentum Investing (free!): https://at.zacks.com/?id=4311
Value – Cabela's, Inc. ( CAB)
Cabela's, Inc. is a hot specialty retailer. This Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) just reported a record first quarter as gun sales remained strong. Yet it still has value, with a price-to-sales ratio of just 0.9.
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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.
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