Zacks Releases Four Powerful ''Buy'' Stocks: Radware, Occidental Petroleum, Genesco and Goodyear Tire & Rubber - Press Releases

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Chicago, IL - November 30, 2011 - Four free stock picks are being made available today on 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: RadwareLtd ( RDWR ), Occidental Petroleum Corp. ( OXY ), Genesco, Inc. ( GCO ) and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( GT ).

Today, Zacks is promoting its ''Buy'' stock recommendations. Four daily picks are offered free.

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 - Radware Ltd ( RDWR )

Radware ( RDWR - Snapshot Report ) is coming off of a record-setting quarter and estimates are on the rise. It is also the top rated company in its peer group, so is now a good time to get into this Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy)?

Zacks Guide to Aggressive Growth Investing (free!) -

Growth & Income - Occidental Petroleum Corp. ( OXY )

Occidental Petroleum Corp. ( OXY - Analyst Report ) has seen its fair share of volatility lately, bouncing up and down as energy stocks fall in and out of favor with the market. But with a compelling valuation and solid 2.1% dividend yield, OXY offers a unique combination of growth and income.

Zacks Guide to Growth & Income Investing (free!) -

Momentum - Genesco, Inc. ( GCO )

Genesco, Inc. ( GCO - Snapshot Report ) continues to trade strong in the volatile market, recently hitting a new all-time high on another strong quarter. With estimates on the rise and a bullish growth projection, this Zacks #1 rank stock is a good pick for retail momentum.

Zacks Guide to Momentum Investing (free!):

Value - Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( GT )

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company ( GT - Analyst Report ) recently posted its best quarterly sales in the company's 113-year history. This Zacks #1 Rank (strong buy) is expected to post triple digit earnings growth in 2011. It's also dirt cheap, with a forward P/E of just 6.4.

Zacks Guide to Value Investing (free!) -

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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:

About Zacks is a property of Zacks Investment Research, Inc., which was formed in 1978 by Len Zacks. The company continually processes stock reports issued by 3,000 analysts from 150 brokerage firms. It monitors more than 200,000 earnings estimates, looking for changes.

Then, when changes are discovered, they're applied to help assign more than 4,400 stocks into five Zacks Rank categories: #1 Strong Buy, #2 Buy, #3 Hold, #4 Sell, and #5 Strong Sell. This proprietary stock-picking system continues to outperform the market by a nearly 3-to-1 margin.

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GENESCO INC ( GCO ): Free Stock Analysis Report

GOODYEAR TIRE ( GT ): Free Stock Analysis Report

OCCIDENTAL PET ( OXY ): Free Stock Analysis Report

RADWARE LTD ( RDWR ): Free Stock Analysis Report

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