Featured Expert Kevin Matras Highlights: Dynex Featured Expert Kevin Matras Highlights: Dynex Capital, Hi-Tech
    Pharmacal, Owens-Illinois, Tech Data and World Acceptance Corporation

  PR Newswire

  CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2011

CHICAGO, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stocks in this week's article include:
Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE: DX), Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co. (Nasdaq: HITK),
Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI), Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq: TECD) and
World Acceptance Corporation (Nasdaq: WRLD). Kevin Matras shows the right way
to find great growth stocks at an excellent value.


Screen of the Week written by Kevin Matras of Zacks Investment Research:  

Looking for growth and value is a winning combination. And while there are
still plenty of them around, it's getting harder to find stocks that fit
squarely into both categories.

But I believe there's a right way and wrong way to find both growth and value
stocks. Most will start off with either one or the other. But I do it by using
a uniform ranking on both categories.

And that's the focus of this week's screen. It focuses on companies with the
highest growth rates AND the lowest P/E ratios ALL AT THE SAME TIME. So with
this screen, we're not starting with one and then looking for the other. The
order of the parameters is irrelevant. If I switched it around, I'd get the
same stocks.

That's because essentially I'm demanding that the companies have to have BOTH
growth rates AND valuations in the 80th percentile, i.e., better than 80% of
all the other stocks out there. And better on each category.

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