(VIANEWS) – Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares (CPG), Allegiance Bancshares (ABTX), Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC) 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. Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares (CPG)

81.5% sales growth and 33.52% return on equity

Crescent Point Energy Corp. is a company that explores and develops light and medium crude oils and natural gas resources in Western Canada as well as the United States. Its natural gas and crude oil properties and other assets can be found in Canada’s provinces of Saskatchewan and Manitoba, as well as the United States of North Dakota, Montana, and British Columbia. Crescent Point Energy Corp., which was established in 1994 is located in Calgary Canada.

Earnings per Share

Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares’ trailing twelve-month EPS is $2.72.

PE Ratio

Crescent Point Energy Corporation Ordinary Shares have a trailing 12 months price-earnings ratio of 2.95. The purchaser of the shares is investing $2.95 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 33.52%.

2. Allegiance Bancshares (ABTX)

75.4% sales growth and 10.13% return on equity

Allegiance Bancshares, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Allegiance Bank that provides a range of commercial banking services primarily to small and medium-sized businesses, professionals, and individual customers. It accepts deposit products, including checking accounts, commercial accounts, money market accounts, savings accounts, and other time deposits; and certificates of deposit. The company also grants various loan products, which include commercial and industrial loans; commercial real estate loans, including multi-family residential loans; commercial real estate construction and land development loans; residential real estate loans, such as 1-4 family residential mortgage loans; residential construction loans; and consumer and other loans. In addition, it offers automated teller machines, drive-through services, and depository facilities; mobile banking services; and telephone, mail, and Internet banking services. Further, the company provides safe deposit boxes, debit cards, cash management and wire transfer services, night depository services, direct deposits, cashier's checks, and letters of credit. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 28 offices, including 27 bank offices in the Houston metropolitan area and one office in Beaumont. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Allegiance Bancshares has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.94.

PE Ratio

Allegiance Bancshares has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 14.15. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $14.15 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 10.13%.

3. Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC)

50% sales growth and 10.31% return on equity

Capital Southwest Corporation, a business development firm, specializes in venture capital and credit. Capital Southwest Corporation does not invest or deal in publicly traded companies, venture capital opportunities, real estate development, projects, oil and natural gas exploration companies, companies that are in trouble, turnarounds, or companies with significant senior management. The firm invests in the lower middle market for growth financing, bolt on acquisitions and new platform acquisitions. Refinancing, dividend recapitalizations are also possible. Sponsor-led buyouts and management buyouts are all options. There are four types of investment: subordinated, senior, Unitranche, common, preferred, and second-lien debt. It makes equity coinvestments in addition to debt investments up to 20%. The company also makes non-control investment. The firm prefers to invest into industrial manufacturing and services as well as value-added distribution and healthcare products and services. It also offers business services, specialty chemicals and food, and tech-enabled and SaaS model investments. It is interested in investing in industrial technologies and energy products as well as specialty chemicals and products. The firm is interested in investing in all segments of energy services and products. This excludes exploration and production. It also seeks investment in equipment rental and consumable products. It is interested in industrial technology, including automation, process control, packaging, fluid handling, measuring, monitoring, testing, and professional tools. The firm is interested in investing in specialty chemicals and products that create and produce highly differentiated chemicals. This includes adhesives, coatings sealants and catalysts as well as absorbents and catalysts. It also invests in performance lubricants and polymers. Chemical dispensing equipment and tools for professional and industrial use. The firm may invest in outstanding opportunities in building products. It seeks investment in the United States. It seeks investments in securities ranging between $5 million and $25 millions. The firm is looking to invest in equity up to $5million and to borrow between $5 million to $20 million. It also co-invests up to $40 million. It will invest only in businesses with annual revenues of more than $10 million and profitable operations. . It invests in companies that have less than $15,000,000 in EBITDA. However, the firm also invests opportunistically in the upper market. This is generally companies with EBITDA greater than $50 million. The firm makes direct investments and also allocates capital for syndicated second lien term loans. EBITDA size greater than $30M, Closing Leverage higher than 4x, investment holding size greater than $5 million to $7 million, and an investment yield of 6.5% or more are the criteria for Upper Middle Market Syndicated 1st Len. EBITDA size greater than $50,000,000, Closing Leverage greater that 6 times, investment holding size of $5m to $7m, and investment yield greater then 9% are the criteria for Upper Middle Market Syndicated 2nd Lien. The firm prefers to own both a majority or a minority share. It can hold its investments in portfolio companies for a very long time. The firm may also purchase warrants. It prefers Board participation in portfolio companies. Capital Southwest Corporation was established in Dallas on April 19, 1961.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Capital Southwest Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.84.

PE Ratio

Capital Southwest Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 10.62. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $10.62 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 10.31%.

Moving Average

Capital Southwest Corporation’s worth is higher than its 50-day moving average of $18.05 and under its 200-day moving average of $21.15.

4. Associated Banc (ASB)

30.8% sales growth and 8.41% return on equity

Associated Banc-Corp, a bank holding company, provides various banking and nonbanking products to individuals and businesses in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota. The company operates through three segments: Corporate and Commercial Specialty; Community, Consumer, and Business; and Risk Management and Shared Services. Its Corporate and Commercial Specialty segment offers savings, money market deposit accounts, IRA accounts, and certificates of deposit; deposit and cash management solutions, such as commercial checking and interest-bearing deposit products, cash vault and night depository services, liquidity solutions, payables and receivables solutions, and information services; and lending solutions, including commercial loans and lines of credit, commercial real estate financing, construction loans, letters of credit, leasing, asset based lending, and loan syndications. This segment also provides specialized financial services comprising interest rate risk management, foreign exchange solutions, and commodity hedging; administration of pension, profit-sharing and other employee benefit plans, fiduciary and corporate agency services, and institutional asset management; fixed and variable annuities, full-service, and discount and online investment brokerage; investment advisory services; and trust and investment management accounts. The company's Community, Consumer, and Business segment offers checking, credit, debit and pre-paid cards, online banking and bill pay, and money transfer services; residential mortgages, home equity loans and lines of credit, personal and installment loans, real estate financing, business loans, and business lines of credit. As of December 31, 2020, the company operated 228 banking branches. Associated Banc-Corp was founded in 1861 and is headquartered in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Earnings per Share

Associated Banc’s trailing twelve-month EPS is $2.14.

PE Ratio

Associated Banc’s trailing 12-month price-to-earnings ratio is 11.21. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $11.21 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 8.41%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects to grow by 32.7% and 23.4% respectively.

5. LPL Financial Holdings (LPLA)

9.7% sales growth and 35.11% return on equity

LPL Financial Holdings Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides an integrated platform of brokerage and investment advisory services to independent financial advisors and financial advisors at financial institutions in the United States. Its brokerage offerings include variable and fixed annuities, mutual funds, equities, retirement and education savings plans, fixed income, and insurance, as well as alternative investments, such as non-traded real estate investment trusts and business development companies. The company also provides advisory platforms that provide access to mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, stocks, bonds, certain option strategies, unit investment trusts, and institutional money managers and no-load multi-manager variable annuities. In addition, it offers money market programs; and retirement solutions for commission-and fee-based services that allow advisors to provide brokerage services, consultation, and advice to retirement plan sponsors. Further, the company provides other services comprising tools and services that enable advisors to maintain and grow their practices; trust, investment management oversight, and custodial services to trusts for estates and families, as well as insurance brokerage general agency services; and technology products, such as proposal generation, investment analytics, and portfolio modeling. The company was formerly known as LPL Investment Holdings Inc. and changed its name to LPL Financial Holdings Inc. in June 2012. LPL Financial Holdings Inc. was founded in 1989 and is based in San Diego, California.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, LPL Financial Holdings has a trailing twelve months EPS of $7.8.

PE Ratio

LPL Financial Holdings has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 30.83. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $30.83 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 35.11%.

Revenue growth

The year-on-year revenue growth was 7%. 8.36 billion is now available for the 12 trailing months.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

LPL Financial Holdings’s stock is valued at $240.44 at 00:24 EST, way under its 52-week high of $271.56 and way higher than its 52-week low of $140.65.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for LPL Financial Holdings is 1341400 which is 49.7% above its average volume of 896057.

6. RadNet (RDNT)

8.5% sales growth and 7.51% return on equity

RadNet, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides outpatient diagnostic imaging services in the United States. Its services include magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, positron emission tomography, nuclear medicine, mammography, ultrasound, diagnostic radiology, fluoroscopy, and other related procedures, as well as multi-modality imaging services. The company also develops and sells computerized systems for the diagnostic imaging industry, including picture archiving communications systems and related services; and develops and deploys AI suites to enhance radiologist interpretation of images in the field of mammography, as well as AI solutions for lung and prostate cancer. As of December 31, 2021, it owned and managed 347 centers in Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, RadNet has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.44.

PE Ratio

RadNet has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 37.7. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $37.7 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 7.51%.

7. U.S. Physical Therapy (USPH)

8.3% sales growth and 12.17% return on equity

U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates outpatient physical therapy clinics that provide pre-and post-operative care and treatment for orthopedic-related disorders, sports-related injuries, preventative care, rehabilitation of injured workers, and neurological-related injuries. It operates through two segments, Physical Therapy Operations and Industrial Injury Prevention Services. The company offers industrial injury prevention services, including onsite injury prevention and rehabilitation, performance optimization, post-offer employment testing, functional capacity evaluations, and ergonomic assessments through physical therapists and specialized certified athletic trainers for Fortune 500 companies, and other clients comprising insurers and their contractors. As of December 31, 2021, it operated 591 clinics in 39 states; and managed 35 physical therapy practice facilities. The company was founded in 1990 and is based in Houston, Texas.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, U.S. Physical Therapy has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.93.

PE Ratio

U.S. Physical Therapy has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 28.9. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $28.9 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 12.17%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

U.S. Physical Therapy’s stock is valued at $84.67 at 00:25 EST, way under its 52-week high of $131.50 and way higher than its 52-week low of $73.30.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for U.S. Physical Therapy is 56237 which is 37.41% below its average volume of 89860.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects a decline of 19.4% and 3.1% respectively.

8. AMETEK (AME)

5.7% sales growth and 15.99% return on equity

AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. It operates in two segments, Electronic Instruments (EIG) and Electromechanical (EMG). The company's EIG segment offers advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power, and industrial markets; process and analytical instruments for the oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, automation, and food and beverage industries; and instruments to the laboratory equipment, ultra-precision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets. This segment also provides power quality monitoring and metering devices, uninterruptible power supplies, programmable power equipment, electromagnetic compatibility test equipment, gas turbines, and environmental health and safety market sensors, dashboard instruments for heavy trucks and other vehicles, and instrumentation and controls for the food and beverage industries; and aircraft and engine sensors, monitoring systems, power supplies, fuel and fluid measurement systems, and data acquisition systems for the aerospace industry. Its EMG segment offers engineered electrical connectors and electronics packaging to protect sensitive devices and mission-critical electronics; precision motion control products for data storage, medical devices, business equipment, automation, and other applications; high-purity powdered metals, strips and foils, specialty clad metals, and metal matrix composites; motor-blower systems and heat exchangers for use in thermal management, military, commercial aircraft, and military ground vehicles; and motors for use in commercial appliances, fitness equipment, food and beverage machines, hydraulic pumps, and industrial blowers. This segment also operates a network of aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul facilities. In addition, the company offers clinical and educational communication solutions. AMETEK, Inc. was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, AMETEK has a trailing twelve months EPS of $3.77.

PE Ratio

AMETEK has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 37.66. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $37.66 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 15.99%.

Dividend Yield

As maintained by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Jun 8, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.88 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 0.71%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for AMETEK is 297745 which is 72.81% below its average volume of 1095140.

Annual Top and Bottom Value

AMETEK stock was valued at $141.99 at 00.26 EST at the 52-week peak of $148.07, which is well below its 52 week low of $106.17.

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