Value stocks had a moment to start the year. That moment lasted a few months, until stocks in the energy, industrial and financial sectors faded and growth stocks took over. Barron's points out in research published today that over the last century, value stocks have outperformed growth stocks but in the last 15 years growth has been the way to go. There's good arguments on both sides which is the better play today. Value stocks are no doubt cheaper on a valuation basis but do they have enough earnings growth to power returns for the entire market? Time will tell. At least for another day, value is back and leading the market higher. Here's a short list of a few of the top value stocks. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Johnson & Johnson United Health Group Inc. Procter & Gamble Co. Bank of America Corp. Exxon Mobil Corp. Comcast Corp. Intel Corp. Verizon Communications Inc.