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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 19th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, May 19th:                   

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. (AGFS): This company that provides science-based solutions, data-driven technologies, and services to enhance the quality and extend the shelf life of fresh produce has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 36.2% over the last 60 days.

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price and Consensus

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price and Consensus
AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price and Consensus

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. price-consensus-chart | AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Quote

AgroFresh Solutions’ shares gained 67.1% over the last one month compared with the S&P 500 growth of 2.8%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price
AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Price

AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. price | AgroFresh Solutions, Inc. Quote

 

United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI): This company that distributes natural, organic, specialty, produce, and conventional grocery and non-food products has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 33.1% over the last 60 days.

United Natural Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

United Natural Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus
United Natural Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

United Natural Foods, Inc. price-consensus-chart | United Natural Foods, Inc. Quote

United Natural Foods’ shares gained 59.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

United Natural Foods, Inc. Price

United Natural Foods, Inc. Price
United Natural Foods, Inc. Price

United Natural Foods, Inc. price | United Natural Foods, Inc. Quote

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MIST): This biopharmaceutical company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.5% over the last 60 days.

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price and Consensus

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price and Consensus
Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price and Consensus

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. price-consensus-chart | Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Quote

Milestone Pharmaceuticals’ shares gained 40.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price
Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price

Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. price | Milestone Pharmaceuticals Inc. Quote

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SYRS): This biopharmaceutical company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.5% over the last 60 days.

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price and Consensus

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price and Consensus
Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price and Consensus

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Quote

Syros Pharmaceuticals’ shares gained 12.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price
Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Price

Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. price | Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

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

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