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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 26th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 26th:

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR): This real estate investment trust and national direct lenderhas a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.1% over the last 60 days.

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust price-consensus-chart | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

Arbor Realty's shares gained 2.2% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s fall of -5.8%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Arbor Realty Trust Price

Arbor Realty Trust Price

Arbor Realty Trust price | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

YAMANA GOLD INC. (AUY): This precious metals producer with significant gold and silver production has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 75% over the last 60 days.

Yamana Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

Yamana Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

Yamana Gold Inc. price-consensus-chart | Yamana Gold Inc. Quote

YAMANA's shares gained 23.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Yamana Gold Inc. Price

Yamana Gold Inc. Price

Yamana Gold Inc. price | Yamana Gold Inc. Quote

Amgen (AMGN): This developer and manufacturer of innovative human therapeutics has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.4% over the last 60 days.

Amgen Inc. Price and Consensus

Amgen Inc. Price and Consensus

Amgen Inc. price-consensus-chart | Amgen Inc. Quote

Amgen’s shares gained 13.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Amgen Inc. Price

Amgen Inc. Price

Amgen Inc. price | Amgen Inc. Quote

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD): This biopharmaceutical company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.3% over the last 60 days.

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price and Consensus

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price and Consensus

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

ACADIA’s shares gained 16.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. Price

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. price | ACADIA 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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