This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

5 Best Fast-Growth Stocks to Buy

Stocks in this article: MNRO NVO OKS WCN DLTR

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- TheStreet Ratings' stock model screens for the best fast growth stocks, and these companies rank in the top 10% of our stock ratings universe with 'buy' level ratings of A-minus or better. They also have top and bottom line growth potential in excess of 12% over the next year.

5. Dollar Tree Stores (DLTR - Get Report)

Company Profile

Dollar Tree Stores operates discount variety stores with merchandise sold at a fixed price of $1.00. With the 2009 poverty rate in the United States climbing to the highest level since 1959, Dollar Tree Stores is well positioned to serve this sadly expanding demographic.

Income Statement

In the fiscal second quarter ending July 31, Dollar Tree Stores grew its top line revenue by 12.7% to $1.4 billion over the year ago quarter. Over the same period, net income progressed by 37.1% to $78 million. Full year earnings per share is expected to grow from $3.07 to $3.49 over the next 12 months.

Balance Sheet

Stockholders' equity, the net worth of the company, has increased by 5.4% in the most recent quarter from the same quarter last year.

Stock Ratios

The company's five year annualized growth rate for sales of 10.1% exceeds the industry average of 6.6% and the S&P 500 reading of 2.6%.

Analyst Ratings

Our model rates Dollar Tree Stores at a grade of A, or "strong buy." In total there are 11 analysts awarding the company a strong buy recommendation, one at "moderate buy", seven at "hold' and one at "strong sell."

1 of 5

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

Jim Cramer's protégé, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!

Markets

DOW 17,387.21 -291.49 -1.65%
S&P 500 2,029.55 -27.54 -1.34%
NASDAQ 4,681.4970 -90.2660 -1.89%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs