Back to top

Image: Bigstock

Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for September 16th

Read MoreHide Full Article

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, September 16th:

Westpac Banking Corporation (WBK - Free Report) : This financial services company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.8% over the last 60 days.

Westpac Banking’s shares gained 7.4% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s rise of 4.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

CVS Health Corporation (CVS - Free Report) : This healthcare company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.5% over the last 60 days.

CVS Health’s shares gained 6.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Hutchison China MediTech Limited (HCM - Free Report) : This pharmaceutical company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.7% over the last 60 days.

Hutchison China MediTech’s shares gained 6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. (LOB - Free Report) : This nationwide bank that offers financial solutions has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 60% over the last 60 days.

Live Oak’s shares gained 7.2% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

Learn more about the Momentum score and how it is calculated here.

7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days

Just released: Experts distill 7 elite stocks from the current list of 220 Zacks Rank #1 Strong Buys. They deem these tickers “Most Likely for Early Price Pops.”

Since 1988, the full list has beaten the market more than 2X over with an average gain of +24.6% per year. So be sure to give these hand-picked 7 your immediate attention.

See them now >>

Published in