(VIANEWS) – Jiayin Group (JFIN), Vicor Corporation (VICR), Transcat (TRNS) 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. Jiayin Group (JFIN)

26.3% sales growth and 631.96% return on equity

Jiayin Group Inc. operates as an online individual finance platform that connects individual investors and individual borrowers in China. It operates a secure and open platform that facilitates transparent, secure, and fast connections between investors and borrowers. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Jiayin Group has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.72.

PE Ratio

Jiayin Group has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 1.4. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $1.4 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 631.96%.

Sales Growth

Jiayin Group’s sales growth is negative 3.5% for the present quarter and 26.3% for the next.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Jiayin Group is 5695 which is 74.99% below its average volume of 22775.

2. Vicor Corporation (VICR)

16.7% sales growth and 6.08% return on equity

Vicor Corporation and its subsidiaries design, develop, manufacture, market, and sell modular power components for the conversion of electrical power. They do this in the United States and Europe as well as internationally. It offers various brick-format DC/DC converters, complementary components, input and output voltage and power products as well as mechanical and electrical accessories. The company also offers custom power system solutions. It serves both independent electronic device manufacturers and original equipment producers. Vicor Corporation was established in 1981. It is located in Andover in Massachusetts.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Vicor Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.66.

PE Ratio

Vicor Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 89.24. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $89.24 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 6.08%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

For the current quarter, the company expects to grow by 5% and 63% respectively.

3. Transcat (TRNS)

6.6% sales growth and 11.68% return on equity

Transcat, Inc. provides calibration and laboratory instrument services in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Service and Distribution. The Service segment offers calibration, repair, inspection, analytical qualification, preventative maintenance, consulting, and other related services. This segment also provides CalTrak, a proprietary document and asset management software that is used to integrate and manage the workflow of its calibration service centers and customers' assets; and Compliance, Control and Cost, an online customer portal that provides its customers with web-based asset management capability, as well as a safe and secure off-site archive of calibration and other service records. The Distribution segment sells and rents test, measurement, and control instruments for customers' test and measurement instrumentation needs, as well as value added services, such as calibration/certification of equipment purchase, equipment rental, used equipment for sale, and equipment kitting. This segment markets and sells its products through website, digital and print advertising, proactive outbound sales, and an inbound call center. The company provides services and products to highly regulated industries, principally life science, which includes companies in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and other FDA-regulated industries; and additional industries, including aerospace and defense industrial manufacturing, oil and gas and alternative energy, and other industries that require accuracy in processes and confirmation of the capabilities of their equipment. Transcat, Inc. was incorporated in 1964 and is headquartered in Rochester, New York.

Earnings per Share

Transcat’s trailing 12 month EPS is $1.31.

PE Ratio

Transcat’s trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 60.46. The purchaser of the shares is responsible for $60.46 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 11.68%.

Moving Average

Transcat’s worth is higher than its 50-day moving average of $75.03 and above its 200-day moving average of $72.05.

Volume

Transcat’s current reported volume is 52939, which is 54.35% higher than its average volume (34298).

4. Alamo Group (ALG)

5.2% sales growth and 12.88% return on equity

Alamo Group Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services agricultural and infrastructure maintenance equipment for governmental and industrial use worldwide. The company offers hydraulically-powered and tractor-mounted mowers, including boom-mounted mowers; other cutters and replacement parts for heavy-duty and intensive uses; and heavy duty, tractor- and truck-mounted mowing, and vegetation maintenance equipment and replacement parts. It also provides truck-mounted air vacuum, mechanical broom, and regenerative air sweepers; pothole patchers; leaf collection equipment and replacement brooms; parking lot and street sweepers; excavators; catch basin cleaners and roadway debris vacuum systems; truck-mounted vacuum trucks, combination sewer cleaners, and hydro excavators; ice control products; snow plows and heavy duty snow removal equipment, hitches, attachments, and graders; landscape and vegetation maintenance equipment; and public works and runway maintenance products, parts, and services. In addition, the company offers rotary and finishing mowers, flail and disc mowers, front-end loaders, backhoes, rotary tillers, posthole diggers, scraper blades, and replacement parts, as well as zero turn radius mowers; cutting parts, plain and hard-faced replacement tillage tools, disc blades, and fertilizer application components; aftermarket agricultural parts; and heavy-duty mechanical rotary mowers, snow blowers, rock removal equipment, and replacement parts. Further, it provides tractor attachments; agricultural implements; hydraulic and boom-mounted hedge and grass cutters, and other tractor attachments and implements; hedgerow cutters, industrial grass mowers, and agricultural seedbed preparation cultivators; self-propelled sprayers and multi-drive load-carrying vehicles; cutting blades; hydraulic and mechanical boom mowers; and high pressure cleaning systems and trenchers. The company was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Seguin, Texas.

Earnings per Share

Alamo Group’s trailing 12-month EPS is $7.72.

PE Ratio

Alamo Group’s trailing 12-month price-earnings ratio is 19.44. The purchaser of the shares is therefore investing $19.44 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 12.88%.