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New Strong Buy Stocks for May 18th

Tirthankar Chakraborty
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Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends to underscore strong picks.

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

CNOOC Limited (CEO): This investment holding company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

CNOOC Limited Price and Consensus

 

CNOOC Limited Price and Consensus

CNOOC Limited price-consensus-chart | CNOOC Limited Quote

The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG): This company that provides health care services has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 60 days.

The Ensign Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

 

The Ensign Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

The Ensign Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | The Ensign Group, Inc. Quote

Hillenbrand, Inc. (HI): This diversified industrial company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

Hillenbrand Inc Price and Consensus

 

Hillenbrand Inc Price and Consensus

Hillenbrand Inc price-consensus-chart | Hillenbrand Inc Quote

Nucor Corporation (NUE): This manufacturer and seller of steel and steel products has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.6% over the last 60 days.

Nucor Corporation Price and Consensus

 

Nucor Corporation Price and Consensus

Nucor Corporation price-consensus-chart | Nucor Corporation Quote

1st Constitution Bancorp (FCCY): This bank holding company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.5% over the last 60 days.

1st Constitution Bancorp (NJ) Price and Consensus

 

1st Constitution Bancorp (NJ) Price and Consensus

1st Constitution Bancorp (NJ) price-consensus-chart | 1st Constitution Bancorp (NJ) Quote

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

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