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Interested in adding growth to your portfolio. Here are some ideas to get started on your stock search.

We ran a screen on high growth stocks, with 5-year projected EPS growth above 20%. We screened these stocks for those with strong profitability, beating their industry peers on gross, operating, and pretax margins.

We then screened for stocks also in rally mode, rallying above their 20-day, 50-day, and 200-day moving averages, indicating that there is significant momentum behind these names.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in analyst ratings over the last two years for the top six stocks mentioned below. Analyst ratings sourced from Zacks Investment Research.‬


We also created a price-weighted index of the stocks mentioned below, and monitored the performance of the list relative to the S&P 500 index over the last month. To access a complete analysis of this list's recent performance, click here.

Do you think these companies will meet their growth estimates? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted alphabetically.

1. Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI): Provides postsecondary education services. 5-year projected EPS growth at 21.67%. The stock is currently trading 0.09% above its 20-day MA, 6.36% above its 50-day MA, and 9.67% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 74.5% vs. industry average at 52.48%. TTM operating margin at 31.3% vs. industry average at 21.18%. TTM pretax margin at 31.56% vs. industry average at 17.92%.

2. BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA): Engages in the manufacture and sale of engineered automotive systems and components primarily for power train applications worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 26.88%. The stock is currently trading 3.82% above its 20-day MA, 10.13% above its 50-day MA, and 8.88% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 23.23% vs. industry average at 19.86%. TTM operating margin at 10.68% vs. industry average at 7.66%. TTM pretax margin at 10.57% vs. industry average at 7.18%.

3. Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BYI): Designs, manufactures, operates, and distributes advanced technology-based gaming devices, systems, and server-based solutions worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 23.10%. The stock is currently trading 3.44% above its 20-day MA, 8.82% above its 50-day MA, and 16.00% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 70.65% vs. industry average at 36.51%. TTM operating margin at 19.8% vs. industry average at 19.3%. TTM pretax margin at 18.12% vs. industry average at 17.67%.

4. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): Manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 24.33%. The stock is currently trading 7.09% above its 20-day MA, 14.07% above its 50-day MA, and 15.23% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 32.24% vs. industry average at 32.05%. TTM operating margin at 15.85% vs. industry average at 12.94%. TTM pretax margin at 11.14% vs. industry average at 10.99%.

5. Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE:EW): Offers products and technologies designed to treat advanced cardiovascular disease worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 26.67%. The stock is currently trading 10.13% above its 20-day MA, 18.55% above its 50-day MA, and 8.25% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 74.09% vs. industry average at 65.37%. TTM operating margin at 18.05% vs. industry average at 14.47%. TTM pretax margin at 17.38% vs. industry average at 11.43%.

6. EZchip Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:EZCH): Engages in the development and marketing of Ethernet network processors for networking equipment. 5-year projected EPS growth at 39.30%. The stock is currently trading 3.94% above its 20-day MA, 6.50% above its 50-day MA, and 0.26% above its 200-day MA TTM gross margin at 77.72% vs. industry average at 59.69%. TTM operating margin at 33.61% vs. industry average at 23.96%. TTM pretax margin at 35.83% vs. industry average at 22.87%.

7. F5 Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:FFIV): Provides technology that optimizes the delivery of network-based applications, and the security, performance, and availability of servers, data storage devices, and other network resources in the Americas, EMEA, Japan, and the Asia Pacific. 5-year projected EPS growth at 21.36%. The stock is currently trading 5.67% above its 20-day MA, 8.88% above its 50-day MA, and 20.51% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 83.97% vs. industry average at 60.6%. TTM operating margin at 30.75% vs. industry average at 18.76%. TTM pretax margin at 31.53% vs. industry average at 18.9%.

8. Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU): Engages in the design, manufacture, and distribution of athletic apparel and accessories for women, men, and female youth primarily in Canada, the United States, and Australia. 5-year projected EPS growth at 29.02%. The stock is currently trading 7.78% above its 20-day MA, 21.74% above its 50-day MA, and 19.82% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 60.68% vs. industry average at 53.89%. TTM operating margin at 27.69% vs. industry average at 16.5%. TTM pretax margin at 27.99% vs. industry average at 15.41%.

9. Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS): Develops, and operates various integrated resort properties primarily in the United States, Macau, and Singapore. 5-year projected EPS growth at 38.84%. The stock is currently trading 6.62% above its 20-day MA, 9.72% above its 50-day MA, and 11.22% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 47.99% vs. industry average at 36.88%. TTM operating margin at 25.02% vs. industry average at 19.39%. TTM pretax margin at 21.67% vs. industry average at 17.86%.

10. OYO Geospace Corp. (OYOG): Engages in designing and manufacturing instruments and equipments used in the acquisition and processing of seismic data; and in the characterization and monitoring of producing oil and gas reservoirs. 5-year projected EPS growth at 37.00%. The stock is currently trading 5.66% above its 20-day MA, 7.99% above its 50-day MA, and 6.71% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 46.92% vs. industry average at 34.74%. TTM operating margin at 25.67% vs. industry average at 18.28%. TTM pretax margin at 25.8% vs. industry average at 16.3%.

11. Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:RSTI): Designs, develops, engineers, makes, and markets industrial lasers and supplies used for material-processing applications worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 22.75%. The stock is currently trading 8.47% above its 20-day MA, 18.71% above its 50-day MA, and 3.53% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 40.57% vs. industry average at 35.65%. TTM operating margin at 14.% vs. industry average at 9.35%. TTM pretax margin at 14.58% vs. industry average at 9.34%.

12. Shuffle Master Inc. (NASDAQ:SHFL): Develops, manufactures, and markets technology and entertainment-based products for the gaming industry worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 25.00%. The stock is currently trading 3.25% above its 20-day MA, 9.62% above its 50-day MA, and 27.08% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 70.48% vs. industry average at 36.88%. TTM operating margin at 20.34% vs. industry average at 19.39%. TTM pretax margin at 19.02% vs. industry average at 17.86%.

13. Trimble Navigation Limited (NASDAQ:TRMB): Provides positioning products worldwide. 5-year projected EPS growth at 22.43%. The stock is currently trading 7.31% above its 20-day MA, 8.19% above its 50-day MA, and 15.78% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 54.16% vs. industry average at 35.65%. TTM operating margin at 11.07% vs. industry average at 9.38%. TTM pretax margin at 10.35% vs. industry average at 9.38%.

14. Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA): Provides prestige, mass, and salon products; and salon services in the United States. 5-year projected EPS growth at 26.79%. The stock is currently trading 5.43% above its 20-day MA, 9.51% above its 50-day MA, and 21.48% above its 200-day MA. TTM gross margin at 38.86% vs. industry average at 37.78%. TTM operating margin at 10.31% vs. industry average at 9.96%. TTM pretax margin at 10.27% vs. industry average at 9.31%.

*Profitability data sourced from Fidelity, all other data sourced from Finviz.

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