10 Best stocks under $30 to invest in 2022

This page highlights inexpensive stocks under $30.00 (30 dollars) in share price or less that consistently obtain “buy” and “strong buy” ratings from Wall Street’s top research analysts.

Regardless of market conditions, it might be tough to discover a good deal in the stock market. Stocks have traded far above historical average P/E ratios during the last decade. Fortunately, there are still a few discounted stocks in markets that most investors overlook. This page highlights inexpensive stocks under $30.00 (30 dollars) in share price or less that consistently obtain “buy” and “strong buy” ratings from Wall Street’s top research analysts.

  1. Topaz Energy (OTCMKTS:TPZEF)

Price of stock: $17.17 (-$0.06)

7,984 shares were traded on average.

Strong Buy is the consensus rating (2 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $38.36 (123.4% upside).

Topaz Energy is a royalty and energy infrastructure firm. It operates in two segments: royalty production and infrastructure. The corporation owns gross overriding royalty rights in 5.3 million gross acres of developed and undeveloped property. It is also involved in the infrastructure for natural gas processing and water management. In November 2019, the company changed its name from Exshaw Oil Corp. to Topaz Energy Corp. Topaz Energy Corp. was founded in 2006 and is based in Calgary, Canada.

  1. CymaBay Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CBAY)

Price of stock: $3.48 (-$0.07)

PE Ratio: -2.68

$294.68 million in market capitalization

541,595 shares were traded on average.

Buy is the consensus rating (3 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

The consensus price target is $11.00 (a 216.1% increase).

CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical business that develops and commercialises medicines for liver and other chronic disorders. Its lead product candidate is seladelpar (MBX-8025), a selective agonist of peroxisome proliferator activated receptor delta that is currently in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) and has completed Phase 2b clinical trials for the treatment of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. The business is also working on MBX-2982, which is currently in Phase 2a clinical trials for the disease/condition hypoglycemia in type 1 diabetics. It has a licence arrangement with ABW Cyclops SPV LP to assist the development of seladelpar for the treatment of PBC, and Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has granted it a worldwide licence to investigate, develop, and market molecules having activity against an unspecified metabolic disease target. Metabolex, Inc. was the company’s previous name. CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. was established in 1988 and is based in Newark, California.

  1. Reliable Energy Services (OTCMKTS:SECYF)

$5.58 (+$0.23) per share

8,660 shares traded on average

N/A is the consensus rating (0 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $8.84 (58.5% upside).

Secure Energy Services Inc. is an energy services company that primarily serves upstream oil and natural gas producers in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin and the United States. Midstream Infrastructure and Environmental and Fluid Management are its two business segments. Through its full service terminals, rail facilities, crude oil pipelines, crude oil terminalling facilities, water disposal facilities, and landfills, the company’s Midstream Infrastructure segment provides services such as clean oil terminalling, rail transloading, pipeline transportation, marketing and custom treating of crude oil, produced and waste water disposal, oilfield waste processing, and purchase/resale of oil services. The Environmental and Fluid Management segment includes a network of owned, operated, and marketed industrial landfills, hazardous and non-hazardous waste management and disposal, onsite abandonment, and environmental solutions for site remediation and reclamation, bio-remediation, water treatment and recycling, emergency response, rail, and metal recycling services, as well as fluid management for oil and gas production drilling, completion, and production operations. This division also designs and implements drilling fluid systems for oil, bitumen, and natural gas producers, as well as naturally occurring radioactive material management services and equipment and chemical solutions that maximise well productivity. Secure Energy Services Inc. is based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

  1. Starwood Property Trust (NYSE:STWD)

Price of stock: $20.12 (-$0.69)

8.25 PE Ratio

$6.22 billion in market capitalization

2.45 million shares were traded on average.

Dividend Yield: 9.23% P/E Ratio: 8.2

Buy is the consensus rating (4 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $25.58 (up 27.2%).

In the United States, Europe, and Australia, Starwood Property Trust, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT). It is divided into four business segments: commercial and residential lending, infrastructure lending, property, and investing and servicing. Commercial and Residential Lending originates, acquires, finances, and manages commercial first mortgages, non-agency residential mortgages, subordinated mortgages, mezzanine loans, preferred equity, commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS), and residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), as well as other real estate and real estate-related debt investments, such as distressed or non-performing loans. Infrastructure debt investments are originated, acquired, financed, and managed by the Infrastructure financing section. The Property division primarily acquires and manages equity interests in stabilised commercial real estate properties held for investment, such as multifamily complexes and commercial properties subject to net leases. The Investing and Servicing segment manages and resolves problem assets; acquires and manages unrated, investment grade, and non-investment grade rated CMBS comprised of subordinated interests of securitization and re-securitization transactions; originates conduit loans with the primary goal of selling these loans into securitization transactions; and acquires commercial real estate assets, including properties acquired from CMBS trusts. If the corporation distributes at least 90% of its taxable profits to its stockholders, it qualifies as a REIT for federal income tax purposes and would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes. Greenwich, Connecticut-based Starwood Property Trust, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered there.

  1. Everi (NYSE:EVRI)

Price of stock: $18.37 (-$0.76)

11.55 PE Ratio

$1.65 billion in market capitalization

685,906 shares were traded on average.

11.6 P/E ratio

Buy is the consensus rating (4 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $28.75 (up 56.5%).

Everi Holdings Inc. delivers casino and digital gaming entertainment and technology solutions in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, the Caribbean, Central America, and Asia. It has two business segments: games and fintech. The company supplies player terminals, licences, game material, and related equipment, as well as local and wide-area progressive gaming goods such as classic mechanical reel games and video reel games, as well as TournEvent, a slot tournament terminal and system machine. It also offers financial access services like funds dispensed, credit card and POS debit card financial access transactions; check warranty; CashClub, a software payments platform that provides gaming establishments with a personal computer workstation software user interface and point-of-sale terminal; CashClub Wallet, a digital payments platform for gaming establishments; fully integrated kiosks that provide multiple functions to the casino floor; loyalty kiosk a In addition, the company provides database services and non-funds dispensing terminals that provide authorizations for credit card financial access and POS debit card financial access transactions. It also offers Everi Compliance solutions to help casino operators satisfy regulatory standards, Central Credit, a gaming patron credit bureau service, JackpotXpress, a jackpot payment and tax form administration tool, and a loyalty platform, as well as support and maintenance services. In August 2015, the company changed its name from Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. to Everi Holdings Inc. Everi Holdings Inc. was established in 1998 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  1. Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE:CWK)

$10.85 (-$0.86) per share

6.91 PE ratio

$2.45 billion in market capitalization

1.03 million shares were traded on average.

6.9 P/E ratio

Buy is the consensus rating (4 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $22.60 (108.3% upside).

Cushman & Wakefield plc and its subsidiaries provide commercial real estate services in the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, and globally under the Cushman & Wakefield brand. The company’s segments are Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Africa, and Asia Pacific. It provides integrated facilities management, project and development, portfolio administration, transaction management, and strategic consulting services; property management services such as client accounting, engineering and operations, lease compliance administration, project and development, and sustainability; and self-performed facilities services such as janitorial, maintenance, critical environment management, landscaping, and office services. The company also offers owner and tenant representation leasing services; capital market services such as investment sales and equity, as well as debt and structured financing for real estate purchase and sale transactions; and appraisal management, investment management, valuation advisory, portfolio advisory, diligence advisory, dispute analysis and litigation support, financial reporting, and property and/or portfolio valuation services on real estate depreciation. Vanke Service (Hong Kong) Co., Limited is a strategic partner of Cushman & Wakefield. It caters to property owners and occupiers such as tenants, investors, and multinational corporations. Cushman & Wakefield plc was founded in 1784 and is headquartered in London, England.

  1. Avidity Biosciences (NASDAQ:RNA)

$14.18 (+$0.01) per share

-4.53 PE Ratio

Market capitalization: $739.16 million

351,261 shares were traded on average.

Buy is the consensus rating (5 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $40.60 (186.3% upside).

Avidity Biosciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical business that works on oligonucleotide-based medicines. It creates antibody oligonucleotide conjugates (AOC) to treat a variety of critical diseases. The company’s flagship product candidate, AOC 1001, is used to treat myotonic dystrophy type 1, a rare monogenic muscle condition; AOC 1044 is used to treat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy; and AOC 1020 is meant to treat facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy. It also provides Lumizyme treatment for Pompe illnesses. Avidity Biosciences, Inc. was established in 2012 and is based in San Diego, California.

  1. Construction Associates (NASDAQ:ROAD)

Price of stock: $29.79 (-$1.75)

96.10 PE Ratio

$1.57 billion in market capitalization

260,567 shares were traded on average.

96.1 P/E ratio

Buy is the consensus rating (5 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $31.80 (up 6.7%).

Construction Partners, Inc. is a civil infrastructure corporation that builds and maintains roads in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides a wide range of products and services to public and private infrastructure projects, with a particular emphasis on motorways, roads, bridges, airports, and commercial and residential developments. It also manufactures and distributes hot mix asphalt (HMA) for internal use and third-party sales in connection with construction projects; paving activities, such as the construction of roadway base layers and the application of asphalt pavement; site development, such as the installation of utility and drainage systems; mining aggregates, such as sand and gravel, that are used as raw materials in the production of HMA; and distributing liquid asphalt c. SunTx CPI Growth Company, Inc. was the company’s previous name until changing to Construction Partners, Inc. in September 2017. Construction Partners, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is based in Dothan, Alabama.

  1. NETSTREIT (NYSE:NTST)

Price of stock: $18.81 (-$0.17)

117.57 PE Ratio

Market capitalization: $1.03 billion Average daily trading volume: 610,000 shares

117.6 P/E ratio

4.21% dividend yield

Buy is the consensus rating (5 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $23.50 (up 24.9%).

NETSTREIT is a Dallas, Texas-based internally managed Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) that focuses on acquiring single-tenant net lease retail properties worldwide. The expanding portfolio is made up of high-quality properties leased to e-commerce-resistant tenants with strong bank sheets. NETSTREIT’s strategy, led by a management team of seasoned commercial real estate executives, is to build the best net lease retail portfolio in the country, with the goal of providing continuous cash flows and dividends for its investors.

  1. Cadence Bank (NYSE:CADE)

Price of stock: $27.20 (-$0.38)

15.81 PE Ratio

$2.95 billion in market capitalization

1.25 million shares were traded on average.

Dividend Yield: 3.19% P/E Ratio: 15.8

Buy is the consensus rating (4 Buy Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Sell Ratings)

Price target consensus: $31.33 (+15.2%).

Cadence Bank is a commercial bank that offers financial services in the United States. Consumer banking, consumer loans, mortgages, home equity lines and loans, credit cards, commercial and business banking, treasury management, specialised and asset-based lending, commercial real estate, equipment financing, and correspondent banking services are among its goods and services. Small business administration loans, foreign currency, wealth management, investment and trust, financial planning, retirement plan management, and personal and business insurance services are also offered by the corporation. It had around 400 branch sites in the South, Midwest, and Texas as of March 3, 2022. The company was founded in 1876 and is based in Tupelo, Mississippi.