CLFRN WTR SRVC GRP : Zacks Releases Four Powerful "Buy" Stocks: Team, California Water Services Group, Huron Consulting Group and Expedia
08/10/2011| 09:30am US/Eastern
CHICAGO, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 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: Team, Inc. (Nasdaq: TISI), California Water Services Group (NYSE: CWT), Huron Consulting Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HURN) and Expedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPE).
Today, Zacks is promoting its ''Buy'' stock recommendations. Four daily picks are offered free. http://at.zacks.com/?id=88
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 - Team, Inc. (Nasdaq: TISI)
Team, Inc. is coming off of a record setting quarter and year. Growth rates just keep getting better and thanks to the recent market downturn, shares are priced at a discount.
Zacks Guide to Aggressive Growth Investing (free!) - http://at.zacks.com/?id=4309
Growth & Income - California Water Services Group (NYSE: CWT)
It might not be the most interesting stock out there, but California Water Service Group offers investors stability during a time of market chaos.
Zacks Guide to Growth & Income Investing (free!) - http://at.zacks.com/?id=4310
Momentum - Huron Consulting Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HURN)
Huron Consulting Group, Inc. has held up well in the recent sell off, finding support from a long-term trend line and strong Q2 results that included a 53% earnings surprise. With estimates on the rise and a bullish growth projection, this Zacks #1 Rank stock still has momentum.
Zacks Guide to Momentum Investing (free!): http://at.zacks.com/?id=4311
Value - Expedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPE)
With a pullback in its share price due to the recent stock market correction, Expedia, Inc. is now in value stock territory with a forward P/E of 14.9. This Zacks #1 Rank (strong buy) also has growth, as the company is expected to post double digit earnings growth in 2011.
Zacks Guide to Value Investing (free!) - http://at.zacks.com/?id=4312
How to Regularly Access Top Zacks Rank Picks for Free - http://at.zacks.com/?id=7154
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: http://at.zacks.com/?id=7155
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