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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 17th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, May 17th:

Vista Outdoor Inc. (VSTO): This designer, manufacturer, and marketer of consumer products in the outdoor sports and recreation markets has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 22.9% over the last 60 days.

Vista Outdoor Inc. Price and Consensus

Vista Outdoor Inc. Price and Consensus
Vista Outdoor Inc. Price and Consensus

Vista Outdoor Inc. price-consensus-chart | Vista Outdoor Inc. Quote

Vista Outdoor’s shares gained 12.1% over the last one month compared with the S&P 500’s growth of 0.3%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Vista Outdoor Inc. Price

Vista Outdoor Inc. Price
Vista Outdoor Inc. Price

Vista Outdoor Inc. price | Vista Outdoor Inc. Quote

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (BOOT): This lifestyle retail chain has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.1% over the last 60 days.

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Quote

Boot Barn’s shares gained 15.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price
Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Price

Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. price | Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. Quote

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL): This professional services company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.2% over the last 60 days.

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price and Consensus

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price and Consensus
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price and Consensus

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated price-consensus-chart | Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Quote

Jones Lang LaSalle’s shares gained 11.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Price

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated price | Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated Quote

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. (AAWW): This outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services provider has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 55.9% over the last 60 days.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price and Consensus

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings price-consensus-chart | Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Quote

Atlas Air’s shares gained 10% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Price

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings price | Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings 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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