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Do you value the opinions of sell-side analysts? For a closer look at stocks favored by sell-side analysts, we ran a screen.

We began by screening stocks that are outperforming the market, with performance over the last quarter above 20%. We then screened for those currently favored by sell-side analysts at Barclays Capital, with "Overweight" ratings (meaning analysts at Barclays expect these names to outperform).

Finally, we screened for those with strong sales trends, comparing growth in revenue to growth in accounts receivable.

Since accounts receivable is the portion of revenue not yet received, and there is no guarantee the money will ever be received, the smaller the portion of revenue made up of receivables the healthier the company's revenue.

We screened for stocks seeing faster growth in revenue than accounts receivable year-over-year, as well as accounts receivable comprising a smaller portion of current assets over the same time period.

Interactive Chart: Press Play to compare changes in market cap over the last two years for the 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 stocks will outperform like analysts at Barclays expect? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted by difference between growth in revenue and accounts receivable.

1. Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSOD): Provides learning and talent management solution delivered as software-as-a-service. Market cap at $1.1B, most recent closing price at $21.32. Performance over the last quarter at 21.41%. On 12/06/2011, Barclays Capital had a Overweight rating on the stock. Revenue grew by 100.63% during the most recent quarter ($22.39M vs. $11.16M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 63.36% during the same time period ($34.11M vs. $20.88M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 64.97% to 26.89% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

2. Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF): Sells weight management, nutritional supplement, energy, sports and fitness, and personal care products worldwide. Market cap at $8.47B, most recent closing price at $71.39. Performance over the last quarter at 26.99%. On 03/09/2012, Barclays Capital had a Overweight rating on the stock. Revenue grew by 19.8% during the most recent quarter ($884.57M vs. $738.36M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 4.73% during the same time period ($89.66M vs. $85.61M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 14.37% to 11.66% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

3. LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE:LNKD): Operates an online professional network. Market cap at $10.76B, most recent closing price at $100.39. Performance over the last quarter at 42.66%. On 09/16/2011, Barclays Capital had a Overweight rating on the stock. Revenue grew by 105.31% during the most recent quarter ($167.74M vs. $81.7M y/y). Accounts receivable grew by 91.16% during the same time period ($111.37M vs. $58.26M y/y). Receivables, as a percentage of current assets, decreased from 33.83% to 15.34% during the most recent quarter (comparing 3 months ending 2011-12-31 to 3 months ending 2010-12-31).

*Accounting data sourced from Google Finance, sell-side analyst data sourced from Yahoo! Finance, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 3 Outperforming Stocks With Strong Sales Trends Rated 'Overweight' By Barclays