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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for March 22nd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, March 22nd:

Fuel Tech, Inc. (FTEK): This provider of boiler optimization, efficiency improvement, and air pollution reduction and control solutions has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Fuel Tech, Inc. Price and Consensus

Fuel Tech, Inc. Price and Consensus

Fuel Tech, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Fuel Tech, Inc. Quote

Fuel Tech’s shares gained 19.7% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s rise of 2.2%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Fuel Tech, Inc. Price

Fuel Tech, Inc. Price

Fuel Tech, Inc. price | Fuel Tech, Inc. Quote

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM): This integrated poultry processing company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price and Consensus

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price and Consensus

Sanderson Farms, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Sanderson Farms, Inc. Quote

Sanderson Farms’ shares gained 7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price

Sanderson Farms, Inc. price | Sanderson Farms, Inc. Quote

Loma Negra Compañía Industrial Argentina Sociedad Anónima (LOMA): This cement and its by-products manufacturer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 30.4% over the last 60 days.

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Price and Consensus

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Price and Consensus

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR price-consensus-chart | Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Quote

Loma’s shares gained 2.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Price

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Price

Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR price | Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Sponsored ADR Quote

The Middleby Corporation (MIDD): This foodservice, food processing and residential kitchen equipment manufacturer has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

The Middleby Corporation Price and Consensus

The Middleby Corporation Price and Consensus

The Middleby Corporation price-consensus-chart | The Middleby Corporation Quote

Middleby’s shares gained 7.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

The Middleby Corporation Price

The Middleby Corporation Price

The Middleby Corporation price | The Middleby Corporation Quote

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

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