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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 13th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 13th:

Aegion Corporation (AEGN): This provider of technologies used to maintain, rehabilitate, and strengthen infrastructurehas a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.2% over the last 60 days.

Aegion Corporation Price and Consensus

Aegion Corporation Price and Consensus

Aegion Corporation price-consensus-chart | Aegion Corporation Quote

Aegion's shares gained 5.8% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s fall of -4.4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Aegion Corporation Price

Aegion Corporation Price

Aegion Corporation price | Aegion Corporation Quote

ACCO Brands Corporation (ACCO): This designer and manufacturer of academic, consumer and business products has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

Acco Brands Corporation Price and Consensus

Acco Brands Corporation Price and Consensus

Acco Brands Corporation price-consensus-chart | Acco Brands Corporation Quote

ACCO's shares gained 21.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Acco Brands Corporation Price

Acco Brands Corporation Price

Acco Brands Corporation price | Acco Brands Corporation Quote

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (AJRD): This manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 13.8% over the last 60 days.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Quote

Aerojet’s shares gained 6.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. price | Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Quote

Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI): This explorer and developer of gold deposits has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 58.3% over the last 60 days.

Alamos Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

Alamos Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Alamos Gold’s shares gained 14.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Alamos Gold Inc. Price

Alamos Gold Inc. Price

Alamos Gold Inc. price | Alamos Gold Inc. Quote

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