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Zacks Releases Four Powerful ‘Buy’ Stocks: Flextronics, NorthWestern Corporation, TPC Group and Helen of Troy Limited

CHICAGO Jan. 26, 2011

Flextronics FLEX NorthWestern Corporation NWE TPC Group, Inc. TPCG Helen of Troy Limited HELE

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Here is a summary of today’s selected stocks that are now highly rated by Zacks:

Flextronics FLEX

Flextronics just beat earnings expectations last week. Estimates are rising on the company’s guidance, pushing shares to a Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy).

NorthWestern Corporation  NWE

NorthWestern Corporation is a high quality, low-risk stock yielding a hefty 4.8%. The company has also delivered three consecutive positive earnings surprises as it has successfully leveraged its fixed expenses through modest sales increases.

TPC Group, Inc.  TPCG

TPC Group, Inc. has been posting huge gains over the last few months, recently hitting a new multi-year high on another strong quarter and rising estimates. With a bullish growth projection and compelling valuation, this Zacks #1 rank stock has plenty of momentum.

Helen of Troy Limited HELE

Who knew housewares and personal care products could be so hot? Helen of Troy Limited recently reported its fiscal third quarter results and once again grew revenue year over year. The stock remains cheap, trading at just 10x forward estimates.

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