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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for April 26th

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Ongoing technology and manufacturing investments, leading to sales and profit growth across markets, drives Corning's (GLW) first-quarter results.

Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, April 26th:

OneMain Holdings, Inc. (OMF): This consumer finance and insurance products and services provider, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.5% over the last 60 days.

OneMain Holdings has a PEG ratio 0.60, compared with 0.67 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

First BanCorp. (FBP): This bank holding company for FirstBank Puerto Rico, which carries a Zacks #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.1% over the last 60 days.

First BanCorp has a PEG ratio 1.07, compared with 1.58 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

CECO Environmental Corp. (CECE): This provider of industrial air quality and fluid handling systems, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.5% over the last 60 days.

CECO Environmental has a PEG ratio 1.10, compared with 1.66 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

Medifast, Inc. (MED): This manufacturer of health and nutritional products, which carries a Zacks #1 (Strong Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.5% over the last 60 days.

Medifast has a PEG ratio 1.17, compared with 2.56 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

Learn more about the Growth score and how it is calculated here.

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