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New Strong Buy Stocks for January 16th

Tirthankar Chakraborty

Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List for Tuesday

Hudbay Minerals Inc. (HBM): This integrated mining company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.2% over the last 30 days.

HudBay Minerals Inc Price and Consensus

 

HudBay Minerals Inc Price and Consensus

HudBay Minerals Inc price-consensus-chart | HudBay Minerals Inc Quote

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (LGF.A): This entertainment company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.9% over the last 30 days.

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation Price and Consensus

 

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation Price and Consensus

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation price-consensus-chart | Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation Quote

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC): This company that engages in refining, marketing, retailing, and transporting petroleum products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 30 days.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Price and Consensus

 

Marathon Petroleum Corporation Price and Consensus

Marathon Petroleum Corporation price-consensus-chart | Marathon Petroleum Corporation Quote

On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN): This company that provides professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire assignments has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.4% over the last 30 days.

On Assignment, Inc. Price and Consensus

 

On Assignment, Inc. Price and Consensus

On Assignment, Inc. price-consensus-chart | On Assignment, Inc. Quote

SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW): This company that operates a regional airline has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 30 days.

SkyWest, Inc. Price and Consensus

 

SkyWest, Inc. Price and Consensus

SkyWest, Inc. price-consensus-chart | SkyWest, Inc. Quote

You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

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