Going for Growth

Second-quarter earnings seasons has been solid but not spectacular so far. Of the companies reporting, earnings are up by just over 4% from this time last year. Revenue growth is much harder to come by and is just about flat year over year. I decided to use the recent decline in the market to add growth to my portfolio Wednesday. I picked up two unappreciated growth stocks that sell at very reasonable valuations.

The Finish Line (FINL) is a mall-based specialty retailer in the U.S. The company operates stores that offer performance and athletic casual shoes, as well as apparel and accessories for men, women and kids. The company also operates Running Specialty stores. The company is growing revenue in the low teens and same-store sales are positive. Given this, the stock is reasonably priced below 14x this year's projected earnings....404 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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