Here are four stocks with buy ranks and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, October 31st:
Francesca's Holdings Corporation (FRAN): This operator of a chain of retail boutiques has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings jumping 13.6% over the last 60 days. As a result, it carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).
FRANCESCAS HLDG Price and Consensus
Francesca's Holdings has a price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) of 15.86, compared with 19.30 for the industry. The company possess a Value Score of B
Pilgrim's Pride has a P/E of 11.57x, compared with the industry average of 15.10x. The company possess a Value Score of A.
Michael Kors has a P/E of 10.98x, compared with the industry average of 12.70x. The company carries a Value Score of A.
Cheesecake Factory has a P/E of 18.70x versus 28.50x for the industry. The company holds a Value Score of B.
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