5 Dividend Stocks Offering Solid Growth

Price/Cash Flow less than M-Industry: A ratio less than M-industry indicates that the stock is undervalued in that industry and that an investor needs to pay less for better cash flow generated by the company.

52-Week Price Change greater than S&P 500 (Market Weight): This ensures that the stock appreciated more than the S&P 500 over the past year.

Top Zacks Rank: Stocks having a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and 2 (Buy) generally outperform their peers in all types of market environment.

Growth Score of B or better: Our research shows that stocks with a Growth Score of A or B when combined with a Zacks Rank #1 or 2 offer the best upside potential.

Here are five of the 11 stocks that fit the bill:

Wisconsin-based The Marcus Corporation (MCS - Free Report) is engaged in the lodging and entertainment industries. The company has an estimated earnings growth rate of 3.93% for this year and delivered an average positive earnings surprise of 8.73% in the past four quarters. The stock has a Zacks Rank #1 and Growth Score of A.

Arizona-based Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (PNW - Free Report) is an investor-owned electric utility holding company. It has an estimated earnings growth rate of 8.1% for this year and delivered an average positive earnings surprise of 6.15% for the past four quarters. The stock has a Zacks Rank #2 and Growth Score of B.

Lowa-based Caseys General Stores Inc. (CASY - Free Report) operates convenience stores under the Casey's and Casey's General Store names. The company has seen positive earnings estimate revision of three cents over the past 30 days for the fiscal year (ending April 2019) and an expected earnings growth rate of 32.55%. It has a Zacks Rank #1 and Growth Score of A.

Ohio-based The Progressive Corporation (PGR - Free Report) provides personal and commercial auto insurance, residential property insurance, and other specialty property-casualty insurance and related services primarily in the United States. The company saw solid earnings estimate revision of 14 cents over the past 30 days for this year and has an expected earnings growth rate of 14.25%. The stock sports a Zacks Rank #1 and has a Growth Score of B.

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