(VIANEWS) – PulteGroup (PHM), Tecnoglass (TGLS), Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV) 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. PulteGroup (PHM)

25.5% sales growth and 30.55% return on equity

PulteGroup, Inc., and its subsidiaries, is primarily engaged in the US homebuilding industry. It acquires, develops, and builds housing on land intended for residential use. There are many home styles available, such as single-family detached and townhouses. The company owned 158,262 lots as well 64,903 lots in land option agreements, as of December 31, 2019. The company also provides financing by arranging mortgage loans for homeowners; it sells servicing rights; offers title insurance policies and homebuyers examinations and closing services. The original name of the company was Pulte Homes, Inc., but it changed its name in March 2010 to PulteGroup, Inc. PulteGroup, Inc. was established in 1950. It is located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, PulteGroup has a trailing twelve months EPS of $8.94.

PE Ratio

PulteGroup has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 4.19. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $4.19 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 30.55%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is 55.5% and 54.6%, respectively.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for PulteGroup is 2365650 which is 3.25% above its average volume of 2291020.

Dividend Yield

As stated by Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Sep 20, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.6 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 1.6%.

Sales Growth

PulteGroup’s sales growth for the next quarter is 25.5%.

2. Tecnoglass (TGLS)

22.8% sales growth and 37.34% return on equity

Through its subsidiaries, Tecnoglass Inc. manufactures, supplies and installs aluminum products and architectural glass for residential and commercial construction in North, Central and South America. The company offers low emissivity, laminated/thermo-laminated, thermo-acoustic, tempered, silk-screened, curved, and digital print glass products. The company also manufactures, exports and imports aluminum products. This includes bars, profiles, plates, profile, rods and tubes as well as bar, plate, profile, profiles and rods. These are all used to make architectural glass settings such windows and doors. The company also offers curtain walls/floating façades, commercial display windows, exterior dividers, window and door frames, as well as interior dividers and hurricane-proof windows. It also sells other products such awnings, architectural components, structures, doors and automatic doors. The company markets its products primarily through independent and internal sales reps, distributors, and directly to customers. It was established in Barranquilla in Colombia in 1984. Tecnoglass Inc., a subsidiary Energy Holding Corporation.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Tecnoglass has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.98.

PE Ratio

Tecnoglass has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 10.88. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $10.88 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 37.34%.

3. Synovus Financial Corp. (SNV)

15.8% sales growth and 14.99% return on equity

Synovus Financial Corp. is the bank holding firm for Synovus Bank, which provides retail and commercial banking services. The company operates in three areas: Community Banking and Wholesale Banking. It offers treasury, asset, capital market and institutional trust services as well as loans for commercial and financial purposes. The company’s retail banking services include accepting standard types of demand or savings deposit accounts, mortgage, installment and other consumer loans, investment and brokerage services, safe deposit services, automated banking services, automated fund transfers, Internet-based banking service, bank credit, and debit card services. Other services include portfolio management of fixed-income securities and investment banking. Securities transactions can also be executed as broker/dealers. The company offers financial advice and individual investment advice. It had 289 branches in Alabama, Florida and Georgia and 389 ATMs throughout South Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee as of December 31, 2020. It was established in 1888. The headquarters are in Columbus, Georgia.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Synovus Financial Corp. has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.79.

PE Ratio

Synovus Financial Corp. has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 7.83. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $7.83 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 14.99%.

4. Mercer International (MERC)

12.7% sales growth and 44.82% return on equity

Mercer International Inc. and its subsidiaries manufacture and sell northern bleached softwood kraft pulp (NBSK), in Europe, America, Asia and elsewhere. The company operates in two divisions, Pulp and wood products. It also sells the green energy generated from the biomass cogeneration power plants to third-party utilities. It also manufactures and distributes lumber, as well as other wood residuals. The company also produces NBSK pulp primarily out of wood chips, pulp logs and sawlogs. It can also produce carbon neutral (or green energy using carbon–neutral biofuels), such as wood liquor or wood waste, as well as tall oil, which it uses as a chemical addition and as a green energy source. The company sells pulp to specialty and printing paper manufacturers as well as lumber products to retailers, builders, secondary producers, yards and homes. It was established in Vancouver, Canada in 1968.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Mercer International has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.58.

PE Ratio

Mercer International has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 2.98. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $2.98 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 44.82%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Mercer International is 606031 which is 5.21% above its average volume of 575970.

5. World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)

11.2% sales growth and 55.51% return on equity

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. is an entertainment and media company that engages in sports entertainment in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Europe. The company operates in three main segments, Media, Live Events and Consumer Products. The Media segment is responsible for the creation and monetization long-form and brief-form video content on various platforms including WWE Network, digital and social media and broadcast television. The segment Live Events is responsible for the sales of tickets, provision of event services and selling travel packages that are related to live events. Consumer Products is involved in the merchandising and licensing of WWE-branded products such as toys, video games and apparel. It also sells e-commerce and direct-to consumers. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., was established in 1980. It is located in Stamford, Connecticut.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, World Wrestling Entertainment has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.62.

PE Ratio

World Wrestling Entertainment has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 26.78. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $26.78 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 55.51%.

6. Selective Insurance Group (SIGI)

9.1% sales growth and 9.79% return on equity

Selective Insurance Group, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, offers insurance products and service in the United States. The company operates in four main segments, Standard Commercial Lines and Standard Personal Lines. E&S Lines are also available. Investments is another segment. It offers property insurance, which protects the insured against the loss of their real or personal property and earnings. Casualty insurance covers employee injuries during employment and any bodily injury to third parties. Flood insurance is also available. The company also invests in fixed-income investments, commercial mortgage loans, equity securities, and other investment options. It offers insurance services and products to individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations, local governments, as well as individual customers through its independent wholesale agents and general agents. Selective Insurance Group, Inc. is located in Branchville, New Jersey.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Selective Insurance Group has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.26.

PE Ratio

Selective Insurance Group has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 19.79. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $19.79 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 9.79%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Selective Insurance Group’s stock is valued at $84.30 at 20:22 EST, way below its 52-week high of $94.35 and way above its 52-week low of $66.81.