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The best value stocks to buy for May 13

Here are three stocks with a buy rank and strong value characteristics for investors to consider today, May 13:

The GEO groupInc. GEO: This company that owns, leases and manages secure facilities, treatment centers and re-entry centers carries a Zacks #1 ranking (strong buy) and has witnessed the Zacks consensus estimate for its profits from current year increasing by 10.9% over the past 60 years. days.

Geo Group Inc Price and Consensus

Geo Group Inc The Price-Consensus-Chart | Geo Group Inc Submission

GEO has a price/earnings ratio (P/E) of 2.56, compared to 6.50 for the industry. The company has a Value Rating from A.

Geo Group Inc The PE ratio (TTM)

Geo Group Inc The PE ratio (TTM)

Geo Group Inc The p-ratio-ttm | Geo Group Inc Submission

Oasis Petroleum Inc. OAS: This oil and natural gas explorer and producer carries a Zacks #1 rank, and has witnessed the Zacks consensus estimate for its current-year earnings rising 18.3% in the past 60 days.

Price and Consensus of Oasis Petroleum Inc.

Price and Consensus of Oasis Petroleum Inc.

Oasis Petroleum Inc. Price Consensus Chart | Quote from Oasis Petroleum Inc.

Oasis has a price/earnings ratio (P/E) of 4.30, compared to 5.60 for the industry. The company has a Value Score of B.

Oasis Petroleum Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Oasis Petroleum Inc. PE Ratio (TTM)

Oasis Petroleum Inc. p-ratio-ttm | Quote from Oasis Petroleum Inc.

Independent banking company IBCP: This bank holding company for Independent Bank carries a Zacks No. 1 rank and has witnessed the Zacks consensus estimate for its current year earnings rising 10.4% in the last 60 days.

Independent Banking Company Price and Consensus

Independent Banking Company Price and Consensus

Independent Bank Corporation Price Consensus Chart | Independent Banking Company Quote

Independent has a price/earnings ratio (P/E) of 7.86, compared to 10.40 for the industry. The company has a Value Score of B.

Independent Banking Corporation (TTM) PE Ratio

Independent Banking Corporation (TTM) PE Ratio

Independent Bank Corporation by-ratio-ttm | Independent Banking Company Quote

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From thousands of stocks, 5 Zacks experts have each picked their favorite to skyrocket by +100% or more in the coming months. Of these 5, Research Director Sheraz Mian selects one to have the most explosive advantage of all.

It’s a little-known chemical company that’s up 65% year-on-year, but still very cheap. With relentless demand, rising earnings estimates for 2022 and $1.5 billion for stock buybacks, retail investors could jump in at any moment.

This company could rival or surpass other recent Zacks stocks which are expected to double, such as Boston Beer Company which jumped +143.0% in just over 9 months and NVIDIA which jumped +175.9% in one. year.

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