(VIANEWS) – Amalgamated Bank (AMAL), Targa Resources (TRGP), PDC Energy (PDCE) 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. Amalgamated Bank (AMAL)

28.4% sales growth and 13.91% return on equity

Amalgamated Financial Corp. is a bank holding firm for Amalgamated Bank. It provides trust and commercial banking services to commercial and residential customers throughout the United States. It accepts various deposit products including savings and money market accounts and certificates of deposits. The company also offers commercial loans that include multifamily, commercial, industrial and commercial real-estate loans. It also offers retail loans such as consumer loans and residential real-estate loans. The company also offers safe deposit box rental, safe deposit box management and bill payment online. It also provides trust, custody and investment management services including asset safekeeping and corporate actions. It also offers investment products such as fixed-income, equity and real estate. It serves advocacy-based non-profits, social welfare organizations, labor unions, political organizations, foundations, sustainability-focused, socially responsible businesses, and other for-profit companies, as well as their members and stakeholders. It has six branches located in New York City and San Francisco. Amalgamated financial Corp. was established in New York in 1923.

Earnings per Share

Amalgamated Bank’s trailing 12 month EPS is $2.34.

PE Ratio

Amalgamated Bank’s trailing 12-month price-to-earnings ratio is 11.4. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $11.4 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the business’ profitability relative to shareholders’ equity, was 13.91%.

Sales Growth

Amalgamated Bank’s sales growth is 20.5% for the ongoing quarter and 28.4% for the next.

Dividend Yield

As claimed by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Nov 7, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.4 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 1.51%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Amalgamated Bank’s stock is valued at $26.67 at 05:22 EST, under its 52-week high of $27.33 and way above its 52-week low of $15.23.

2. Targa Resources (TRGP)

27.9% sales growth and 16.29% return on equity

Targa Resources Corp., together with its subsidiary, Targa Resources Partners LP, owns, operates, acquires, and develops a portfolio of midstream energy assets in North America. It operates in two segments, Gathering and Processing, and Logistics and Transportation. The company engages in gathering, compressing, treating, processing, transporting, and selling natural gas; storing, fractionating, treating, transporting, and selling natural gas liquids (NGL) and NGL products, including services to liquefied petroleum gas exporters; and gathering, purchasing, storing, terminaling, and selling crude oil. It is also involved in the purchase and resale of NGL products; and wholesale of propane, as well as provision of related logistics services to multi-state retailers, independent retailers, and other end-users. In addition, the company offers NGL balancing services; and transportation services to refineries and petrochemical companies in the Gulf Coast area, as well as purchases, markets, and resells natural gas. It operates approximately 28,400 miles of natural gas pipelines, including 42 owned and operated processing plants; and owns or operates a total of 34 storage wells with a gross storage capacity of approximately 76 million barrels. As of December 31, 2021, the company leased and managed approximately 648 railcars; 119 transport tractors; and two company-owned pressurized NGL barges. Targa Resources Corp. was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Targa Resources has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.05.

PE Ratio

Targa Resources has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 69.9. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $69.9 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 16.29%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Targa Resources is 892567 which is 64.43% below its average volume of 2509750.

3. PDC Energy (PDCE)

14.2% sales growth and 42.08% return on equity

PDC Energy, Inc., an independent exploration and production company, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. The company's operations are primarily located in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado and the Delaware Basin in Texas. As of December 31, 2021, it owned interests in approximately 3,500 productive gross wells. The company was formerly known as Petroleum Development Corporation and changed its name to PDC Energy, Inc. in June 2012. PDC Energy, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, PDC Energy has a trailing twelve months EPS of $-7.37.

The company’s return on equity, which measures the profitability of a business relative to shareholder’s equity, for the twelve trailing months is 42.08%.

Dividend Yield

Morningstar, Inc. has stated that the next dividend payment will be made on September 6, 2022. The forward dividend rate and forward dividend yield are estimated at 1.4 and 2%, respectively.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects to grow by 81.5% and 41.3% respectively.

4. NV5 Global (NVEE)

9.9% sales growth and 8.65% return on equity

NV5 Global, Inc. offers professional engineering and consulting services for public and private clients. They work in infrastructure, utilities, construction, real-estate, environmental markets, as well as the international market. The company operates in three main segments: Infrastructure, Building, Technology & Sciences, and Geospatial solutions. Site selection, planning and design, water resources and transportation, site development, surveying and power delivery, compliance with building codes, and other services are offered by the company. Also, construction materials testing, engineering, geotechnical consulting and services and forensic services can be accessed. The company also offers governmental outsourcing, consulting and technical outsourcing. It also offers geospatial analysis and mapping services. In addition, the company offers mechanical, electrical, and plumbing design; commissioning; energy performance, management, and optimization; building program management; acoustical design consulting; and audiovisualA-security and surveillanceA-information technologyA-data center services, as well as energy services. It also offers services such as environmental analysis and recommendations, occupational safety and security services, radiation protection and radiological safety analyses, nuclear safety and industry hygiene analysis services, hydrogeological modeling, environmental programs, water resource planning and monitoring and the environmental management of wastewater plants; solid waste disposal investigations, permitting and compliance, storm water pollution, support for environmental impact statements, agricultural waste management, permitting, and wetland assessments. The original name of the company was NV5 HOLDINGS, INC., but it changed to NV5 GOLD, INC. in December 2015. NV5 Global, Inc. is a company that was established in 1949. Its headquarters are in Hollywood, Florida.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, NV5 Global has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.65.

PE Ratio

NV5 Global has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 85.5. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $85.5 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 8.65%.

5. 36Kr Holdings (KRKR)

5.2% sales growth and 7.7% return on equity

36Kr Holdings Inc. offers content and business services to new economy participants in the People's Republic of China. It creates and distributes various content, including insightful reports on companies and timely market updates, as well as editorials and commentaries in various industries, such as technology, consumer and retail, and healthcare. The company's business services include online advertising services; enterprise value-added services, such as integrated marketing, offline events, and consulting services; and subscription services to individuals, institutional investors, and enterprises. 36Kr Holdings Inc. was founded in 2010 and is based in Beijing, the People's Republic of China.

Earnings per Share

36Kr Holdings’ trailing twelve-month EPS is $0.1.

PE Ratio

36Kr Holdings’ trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 12.18. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $12.18 per dollar in annual earnings.

For the 12 trailing months, the company’s return-on-equity, which is a measure of the profitability and shareholder equity for a business, was 7.7%.