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Pool Joins Rank Of Stocks With 95-Plus Composite Rating

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Pool ( POOL ) saw an improvement in its IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating Friday, from 91 to 98.

[ibd-display-video id=2385970 width=50 float=left autostart=true] The upgrade means the stock currently tops 98% of all other stocks in terms of key performance metrics and technical strength. Winning stocks often have a 95 or higher grade in the early stages of a new price run.

Pool is currently extended beyond a proper buy zone after breaking out from a 122.71 entry in a cup with handle.

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The stock sports a 97 EPS Rating, meaning its recent quarterly and annual earnings growth tops 97% of all stocks.

Its Accumulation/Distribution Rating of A shows heavy buying by institutional investors over the last 13 weeks.

The company reported 250% EPS growth for Q4. That marks four straight reports with rising EPS growth. Sales growth rose 15%, up from 8% in the prior quarter. That marks one quarter of accelerating revenue increases.

Pool earns the No. 1 rank among its peers in the Retail-Leisure Products industry group. Marinemax ( HZO ) and Hibbett Sports ( HIBB ) are also among the group's highest-rated stocks.

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