(VIANEWS) – QCR Holdings (QCRH), F.N.B. Corporation (FNB), Sonic Automotive (SAH) 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. QCR Holdings (QCRH)

42.6% sales growth and 14.19% return on equity

QCR Holdings, Inc., is a multibank holding company that provides consumer and commercial banking, trust management and asset management. The deposit products offered by QCR Holdings, Inc. include interest-bearing, noninterest bearing, and time deposits. It also offers investment services, including commercial and retail lending/leasing and partnerships to individuals, corporations and governments. The company’s loan portfolio includes loans to small- and medium-sized companies, business loans including working capital lines and operating credit, term loans for acquisition of equipment and facilities and commercial real estate loans. It also offers installment loans and consumer loans such as signature and home improvements, vehicle financing, personal loans and small credit lines. The company also leases machinery and equipment to industrial and commercial businesses through direct financing lease agreements; as well as issuance of trust preferred security. The company serves Springfield, Cedar Rapids and Cedar Valley as well as Des Moines/Ankeny and Cedar Valley. It was established in 1993 in Moline, Illinois.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, QCR Holdings has a trailing twelve months EPS of $6.01.

PE Ratio

QCR Holdings has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 8.73. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $8.73 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 14.19%.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter is a negative 15.6% and positive 3.5% for the next.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 13%, now sitting on 288.86M for the twelve trailing months.

Sales Growth

QCR Holdings’s sales growth for the next quarter is 42.6%.

Moving Average

QCR Holdings’s value is below its 50-day moving average of $55.87 and under its 200-day moving average of $55.78.

2. F.N.B. Corporation (FNB)

26.2% sales growth and 7.1% return on equity

F.N.B. Corporation is a financial holding firm that provides financial services to individuals, small to medium-sized companies, government, and corporations. It operates in three areas: Community Banking and Wealth Management. The company offers commercial banking services, such as corporate and small-business banking, investment and real estate financing, credit, capital market and leasing financing. It also offers consumer banking products such as mortgage, deposit, consumer and online lending, mobile banking, and wealth management services. This includes personal and corporate fiduciary service, administration of trust estates, securities brokerage, investment advisory services and mutual funds. Annuities are available as well as commercial and personal insurance products. It had 369 community banks in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Maryland as of December 31, 2019. F.N.B. Corporation was established in 1864. It is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, F.N.B. Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.09.

PE Ratio

F.N.B. Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 10.66. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $10.66 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 7.1%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for F.N.B. Corporation is 1794710 which is 7.57% below its average volume of 1941860.

3. Sonic Automotive (SAH)

22.7% sales growth and 35.28% return on equity

Sonic Automotive, Inc. is an American automotive retailer. The company operates under two distinct segments: EchoPark and Franchised Dealerships. Franchised Dealerships is responsible for the sales of used and new cars, light trucks and spare parts. It also provides vehicle maintenance and warranty repairs, paint, collision repair and insurance services. EchoPark sells pre-owned cars and light trucks and also arranges financing and insurance products sales at specialty retailers. The company had 96 franchises that represented 21 brand names of vehicles and light trucks, 14 collision repair centers across 12 states and 16 EchoPark shops. EchoPark.com is an online shop for used vehicles. Sonic Automotive, Inc., was established in 1997 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Sonic Automotive has a trailing twelve months EPS of $8.87.

PE Ratio

Sonic Automotive has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 4.88. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $4.88 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 35.28%.

4. Lennar Corporation (LEN)

20% sales growth and 21.38% return on equity

Lennar Corporation and its subsidiaries operate as homebuilders in the United States primarily under the Lennar name. The company operates in the following segments: Homebuilding East and Homebuilding Central; Homebuilding Texas; Homebuilding West; Financial Services; Multifamily; and Lennar Others. Homebuilding includes the sale and construction of single-family detached and attached homes as well as the acquisition, development and sale residential land. It also develops, constructs, manages, and maintains multifamily rental properties. The company also provides title insurance and residential mortgage financing services. It also originates and offers commercial securitization mortgage loans. The company also participates in fund investments. The company primarily targets first-time buyers, luxury homeowners, as well as active adults, who are often move-ups. Lennar Corporation was established in 1954. It is located in Miami, Florida.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Lennar Corporation has a trailing twelve months EPS of $9.78.

PE Ratio

Lennar Corporation has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 7.97. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $7.97 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 21.38%.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 30%, now sitting on 29.94B for the twelve trailing months.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Lennar Corporation’s stock is valued at $77.98 at 06:22 EST, way under its 52-week high of $117.54 and way higher than its 52-week low of $62.54.

5. Reynolds Consumer Products (REYN)

16.7% sales growth and 17.71% return on equity

Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. manufactures and markets products for the cooking, waste, storage and tableware categories. There are four main segments to it: Reynolds Cooking & Baking; Hefty Waste & Storage; Hefty Tableware; and Presto Products. Reynolds Cooking & Baking produces foil, aluminum pans, paper for baking, paper for freezer, paper for cooking, paper for wrapping food in, paper bags and paper wrap for slow cookers. It is also available under Reynolds Wrap, Reynolds KITCHENS and E-Z Foil brand names in the United States. Hefty Waste & Storage offers garbage bags and food storage bags, both under the Hefty Ultra Strong or Hefty Strong brand. The Hefty EnergyBag program, which includes blue, clear, plastic, recyclable, and compostable bags as well as bags made of recycled materials and bags, is also available in this segment. Hefty Tableware offers disposable and compostable dishes, plates, bowls and platters as well as cutlery. Presto Products sells store-brand products, including food storage bags and trash bags as well as reusable storage containers. Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. sells both store and brand-name products to supermarkets, bulk merchants, warehouse clubs and discount chains. They also offer dollar stores and drug stores as well as home improvement and military stores. It was established in 1947 in Lake Forest, Illinois. Reynolds Consumer Products Inc. is a subsidiary to Packaging Finance Limited.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Reynolds Consumer Products has a trailing twelve months EPS of $1.58.

PE Ratio

Reynolds Consumer Products has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 17.47. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $17.47 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 17.71%.

Sales Growth

Reynolds Consumer Products’s sales growth is 5.8% for the present quarter and 16.7% for the next.

Dividend Yield

According to Morningstar, Inc., the next dividend payment is on Aug 15, 2022, the estimated forward annual dividend rate is 0.92 and the estimated forward annual dividend yield is 3.08%.

6. UMH Properties (UMH)

10.6% sales growth and 3.03% return on equity

UMH Properties, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is a public equity REIT. It owns and manages 124 communities of manufactured homes that contain approximately 23400 home sites. The communities can be found in New Jersey and New York as well as Ohio, Pennsylvania. Tennessee, Indiana. Michigan, Michigan, Maryland, New York. The Company also owns REIT securities.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, UMH Properties has a trailing twelve months EPS of $0.2.

PE Ratio

UMH Properties has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 80.75. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $80.75 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 3.03%.

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization

UMH Properties’s EBITDA is 144.61.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

UMH Properties’s stock is valued at $16.15 at 06:22 EST, way under its 52-week high of $27.50 and above its 52-week low of $15.74.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter is 57.1% and a drop 88.2% for the next.

7. Mid (MAA)

9.3% sales growth and 9.9% return on equity

MAA is an S&P 500 Company. It’s a real-estate investment trust (or REIT) that focuses on delivering superior performance and full-cycle returns for its shareholders. This includes the management, ownership, acquisition, development, and redevelopment quality apartments communities throughout the United States. MAA owned 102,772 apartments units as of December 31, 2020. This includes communities that are currently under development across 16 US states and DC.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, Mid has a trailing twelve months EPS of $2.29.

PE Ratio

Mid has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 63.47. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $63.47 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 9.9%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for Mid is 579308 which is 5.39% below its average volume of 612370.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

Mid’s stock is valued at $145.09 at 06:22 EST, below its 52-week low of $151.05.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the current quarter is 39.7% and a drop 29.4% for the next.

Revenue Growth

Year-on-year quarterly revenue growth grew by 13.3%, now sitting on 1.89B for the twelve trailing months.

8. American Tower (AMT)

9% sales growth and 31.09% return on equity

American Tower Corporation is one of the most important global REITs. It’s a leader in independent ownership, operation, and development of multitenant telecom real estate. The company has a portfolio that includes approximately 219,000 communication sites. For more information about American Tower, please visit the “Earnings Materials” and “Investor Presentations” sections of our investor relations website at www.americantower.com.

Earnings Per Share

As for profitability, American Tower has a trailing twelve months EPS of $4.31.

PE Ratio

American Tower has a trailing twelve months price to earnings ratio of 45.23. Meaning,
the purchaser of the share is investing $45.23 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 31.09%.

Volume

Today’s last reported volume for American Tower is 2410590 which is 54.28% above its average volume of 1562390.

Growth Estimates Quarters

The company’s growth estimates for the ongoing quarter and the next is a negative 36.7% and a negative 1%, respectively.

Sales Growth

American Tower’s sales growth for the next quarter is 9%.

Yearly Top and Bottom Value

American Tower’s stock is valued at $194.94 at 06:22 EST, below its 52-week low of $211.38.