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Top Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 3rd

Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong growth characteristics for investors to consider today, January 3 rd :

PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (PRAH): This contract research organization, which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings improving 0.2% over the last 30 days.

PRA HEALTH SCI Price and Consensus

PRA HEALTH SCI Price and Consensus | PRA HEALTH SCI Quote

PRA Health Sciences has a price/earnings to growth ratio (PEG) of 0.99, compared with 1.24 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

OWENS CORNING Price and Consensus | OWENS CORNING Quote

Owens Corning has a PEG ratio of 1.16, compared with 1.36 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

MATADOR RESOURC Price and Consensus | MATADOR RESOURC Quote

Matador Resources has a PEG ratio of 1.17, compared with 1.37 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of A.

VALIDUS HOLDING Price and Consensus | VALIDUS HOLDING Quote

Validus Holdings has a PEG ratio of 1.47, compared with 1.52 for the industry. The company possesses a Growth Score of B.

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