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Omega Protein Corporation (OME) Looks Good: Stock Up 6.8%

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Omega Protein Corporation (OME) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares jump nearly 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This stock, trading in a volatile price range of $10.84 to $14.89 in the past one-month time frame, showed a pick up on Friday at $13.98.

The company has seen one positive revision over the past 30 days, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time period, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Omega Protein. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if Friday’s gain can turn into more strength down the road.

Omega Protein Corporation currently has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Other well-placed stocks in the food industry include Kerry Group plc (KRYAY), Associated British Foods plc (ASBFY) and The Hain Celestial Group Inc. (HAIN).  All these stocks hold a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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