(VIANEWS) – LTC Properties (LTC), Casella Waste Systems (CWST), Travelzoo (TZOO) are the highest sales growth and return on equity stocks on this list.

Here is a list of stocks with an above 5% expected next quarter sales growth, and a 3% or higher return on equity. May these stocks be a good medium-term investment option?

1. LTC Properties (LTC)

41.8% sales growth and 8.59% return on equity

LTC is a real estate investment trust (REIT) investing in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leasebacks, mortgage financing, joint-ventures and structured finance solutions including preferred equity and mezzanine lending. LTC holds 180 investments in 27 states with 29 operating partners. The portfolio is comprised of approximately 50% seniors housing and 50% skilled nursing properties.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, LTC Properties has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.7.

PE Ratio

LTC Properties has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 18.89. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $18.89 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 8.59%.

2. Casella Waste Systems (CWST)

25.7% sales growth and 5.47% return on equity

Casella Waste Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically integrated solid waste services company in the northeastern United States. It offers resource management services primarily in the areas of solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to residential, commercial, municipal, and industrial customers. The company provides a range of non-hazardous solid waste services, including collections, transfer stations, and disposal facilities. It also markets recyclable metals, aluminum, plastics, and paper and corrugated cardboard that are processed at its facilities, as well as recyclables purchased from third parties. In addition, the company is involved in commodity brokerage operations. As of April 15, 2021, it owned and/or operated 46 solid waste collection operations, 58 transfer stations, 20 recycling facilities, 8 Subtitle D landfills, 4 landfill gas-to-energy facilities, and 1 landfill permitted to accept construction and demolition materials. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Rutland, Vermont.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Casella Waste Systems has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.75.

PE Ratio

Casella Waste Systems has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 104.53. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $104.53 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 5.47%.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization

Casella Waste Systems’s EBITDA is 4.62.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Casella Waste Systems’s stock is valued at $78.40 at 20:22 EST, way below its 52-week high of $95.78 and way above its 52-week low of $70.07.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 2.1%, now sitting on 1.12B for the twelve trailing months.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter is a negative 15.6% and positive 11.1% for the next.

3. Travelzoo (TZOO)

16.1% sales growth and 112.17% return on equity

Travelzoo, an Internet media company, provides travel, entertainment, and local deals from travel and entertainment companies, and local businesses in the Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America. Its publications and products include Travelzoo Website; Travelzoo iPhone and Android apps; Travelzoo Top 20 email newsletter; and Newsflash email alert service. The company also operates the Travelzoo Network, a network of third-party Websites that list travel deals published by the company; and Local Deals and Getaway listings, which allow its members to purchase vouchers for deals from local businesses, such as spas, hotels, and restaurants. It serves airlines, hotels, cruise lines, vacations packagers, tour operators, destinations, car rental companies, travel agents, theater and performing arts groups, restaurants, spas, and activity companies. Travelzoo Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Travelzoo has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.61.

PE Ratio

Travelzoo has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 9.79. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $9.79 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 112.17%.

4. SilverSun Technologies (SSNT)

13.2% sales growth and 4.78% return on equity

SilverSun Technologies, Inc. operates as a business application, technology, and consulting company in the United States. The company provides solutions for accounting and business management, financial reporting, managed services, enterprise resource planning, human capital management, warehouse management systems, customer relationship management, and business intelligence. It also offers value-added services that focuses on consulting and professional services, specialized programming, training, and technical support. In addition, the company provides managed, cybersecurity, business continuity, disaster recovery, data back-up, network maintenance and service upgrades, and application hosting services. It serves small and medium-sized businesses primarily in the manufacturing, distribution, and service industries. The company was formerly known as Trey Resources, Inc. and changed its name to SilverSun Technologies, Inc. in June 2011. SilverSun Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in East Hanover, New Jersey.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, SilverSun Technologies has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.1.

PE Ratio

SilverSun Technologies has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 32.5. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $32.5 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 4.78%.

5. Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG)

12.6% sales growth and 45.29% return on equity

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurants. It offers burritos, burrito bowls, quesadillas, tacos, and salads. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Chipotle Mexican Grill has a trailing twelve months EPS of $39.65.

PE Ratio

Chipotle Mexican Grill has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 48.73. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $48.73 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 45.29%.

Sales Growth

Chipotle Mexican Grill’s sales growth is 10.7% for the ongoing quarter and 12.6% for the next.

Moving Average

Chipotle Mexican Grill’s worth is below its 50-day moving average of $1,955.42 and higher than its 200-day moving average of $1,792.27.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Chipotle Mexican Grill is 42292 which is 84.41% below its average volume of 271387.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 13.6%, now sitting on 9.28B for the twelve trailing months.

6. Federal Signal Corporation (FSS)

9.4% sales growth and 15.48% return on equity

Federal Signal Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies a suite of products and integrated solutions for municipal, governmental, industrial, and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Environmental Solutions Group, and Safety and Security Systems Group. The Environmental Solutions Group segment offers a range of street sweepers, safe-digging trucks ,sewer cleaners, industrial vacuum loaders, vacuum, and hydro-excavation trucks; road-marking, line-removal and waterblasting equipment, dump truck bodies, trailers, and metal extraction support equipment under the Elgin, Vactor, Guzzler, TRUVAC, Westech, Jetstream, Mark Rite Lines, Ox Bodies, Crysteel, J-Craft, Duraclass, Rugby, Travis, OSW, NTE, WTB, Ground Force, Bucks, and Switch-N-Go brand names. It also offers refuse and recycling collection vehicles, camera systems, ice resurfacing equipment, and snow-removal equipment, as well as safety, and security systems. In addition, this segment engages in the sale of parts, service and repair, equipment rental, and training activities. The Safety and Security Systems Group segment provides systems and products for community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, and industrial communications. Its products include vehicle lightbars and sirens, industrial signaling equipment, public warning systems, general alarm systems, and public address systems. This segment sells its products under the Federal Signal, Federal Signal VAMA, and Victor brand names. The company sells its products through wholesaler, distributor, independent manufacturer representative, original equipment manufacturer, and direct sales force, as well as independent foreign distributor. Federal Signal Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Federal Signal Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.19.

PE Ratio

Federal Signal Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 27.57. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $27.57 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 15.48%.

Sales Growth

Federal Signal Corporation’s sales growth is 18.6% for the current quarter and 9.4% for the next.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization

Federal Signal Corporation’s EBITDA is 2.6.

7. Church & Dwight Company (CHD)

5.8% sales growth and 11.97% return on equity

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products. It operates in three segments: Consumer Domestic, Consumer International, and Specialty Products Division. The company offers cat litters, carpet deodorizers, laundry detergents, and baking soda, as well as other baking soda based products under the ARM & HAMMER brand; condoms, lubricants, and vibrators under the TROJAN brand; stain removers, cleaning solutions, laundry detergents, and bleach alternatives under the OXICLEAN brand; toothbrushes under the SPINBRUSH brand; home pregnancy and ovulation test kits under the FIRST RESPONSE brand; depilatories under the NAIR brand; oral analgesics under the ORAJEL brand; laundry detergents under the XTRA brand; gummy dietary supplements under the L'IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION brands; dry shampoos under the BATISTE brand; water flossers and showerheads under the WATERPIK brand; cold shortening and relief products under the ZICAM brand; oral care products under the THERABREATH brand; and acne treatment products under the HERO brand. Its specialty products include animal productivity products, such as MEGALAC rumen bypass fat, a supplement that enables cows to maintain energy levels during the period of high milk production; BIO-CHLOR and FERMENTEN, which are used to reduce health issues associated with calving, as well as provides needed protein; and CELMANAX refined functional carbohydrate, a yeast-based prebiotic. The company offers sodium bicarbonate; and cleaning and deodorizing products. It sells its consumer products through supermarkets, mass merchandisers, wholesale clubs, drugstores, convenience stores, home stores, dollar and other discount stores, pet and other specialty stores, and websites and other e-commerce channels; and specialty products to industrial customers and livestock producers through distributors. The company was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Church & Dwight Company has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.81.

PE Ratio

Church & Dwight Company has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 52.74. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $52.74 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 11.97%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter is a negative 10.5% and positive 207.5% for the next.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 9.7%, now sitting on 5.64B for the twelve trailing months.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Church & Dwight Company’s stock is valued at $95.46 at 20:22 EST, under its 52-week high of $100.52 and way higher than its 52-week low of $70.16.

8. Globus Medical (GMED)

5.8% sales growth and 11.09% return on equity

Globus Medical, Inc., a medical device company, develops and commercializes healthcare solutions for patients with musculoskeletal disorders in the United States and internationally. It offers spine products, such as traditional fusion implants comprising pedicle screw and rod systems, plating systems, intervertebral spacers, and corpectomy devices for treating degenerative, deformity, tumors, and trauma conditions; treatment options for motion preservation technologies that consist of dynamic stabilization, total disc replacement, and interspinous distraction devices; interventional pain management solutions to treat vertebral compression fractures; and regenerative biologic products comprising of allografts and synthetic alternatives. The company also offers products for the treatment of orthopedic trauma, including fracture plates, compression screws, intramedullary nails, and external fixation systems; and hip and knee joint solutions, including modular hip stems and acetabular cups, as well as posterior stabilizing and cruciate retaining knee arthroplasty implants. In addition, it distributes human cell, tissue, and cellular and tissue-based products. Globus Medical, Inc. was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Audubon, Pennsylvania.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Globus Medical has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.01.

PE Ratio

Globus Medical has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 26.98. Meaning, the purchaser of the share is investing $26.98 for every dollar of annual earnings.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 11.09%.

Moving Average

Globus Medical’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $58.12 and way below its 200-day moving average of $61.87.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Globus Medical is 2740150 which is 93.01% above its average volume of 1419640.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 10.6%, now sitting on 1.1B for the twelve trailing months.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Globus Medical’s stock is valued at $54.23 at 20:22 EST, way under its 52-week high of $80.04 and above its 52-week low of $50.92.