Administration, and the departments of Labor and the Treasury. Craig thinks the company can boost sales 15% this year with profits a little less than 20%.
Drake J. Craig’s Private Screening Picks
|P/E on Projected
|Why Stock Will Outperform|
|$37.00||$51||19.6||18.7||Harley’s management is conservative about estimates, but strong brand loyalty should keep earnings growing.|
|54.05||73||9.9||13.9||Freddie Mac has adjusted past earnings, which may confuse The Street, but the stock is high quality.|
|45.68||59||39.3||23.1||Apollo Group takes adults back to school, a strategy that makes its University of Phoenix a success.|
|Fair Isaac & Co.
|47.58||56||21.4||16.6||Fair Isaac stands to profit in credit scoring, although creditors are more wary of consumer debt.|
|Affiliated Computer Services
|44.19||54||18.9||22.0||Computer services outsourcer ACS has scored major accounts with government heavies including NASA.|
|*AS OF MARCH 5, 2003
SOURCES: DRAKE J. CRAIG, ALIC INVESTMENT ADVISORS; MORNINGSTAR INC.; YAHOO! FINANCE; ZACKS INVESTMENT RESEARCH