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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 28th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 28th:

Arconic Inc. (ARNC): This manufacturer and seller of lightweight metals has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.6% over the last 60 days.

Arconic Inc. Price and Consensus

Arconic Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Arconic's shares gained 0.1% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s fall of -5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Arconic Inc. Price

Arconic Inc. Price

Arconic Inc. price | Arconic 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 17.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Amgen Inc. Price

Amgen Inc. Price

Amgen Inc. price | Amgen Inc. Quote

Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG): This explorer and developer of gold properties 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.

Asanko Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

Asanko Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Asanko’s shares gained 35.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Asanko Gold Inc. Price

Asanko Gold Inc. Price

Asanko Gold Inc. price | Asanko Gold Inc. 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 Rocketdyne’s shares gained 17.1% 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

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

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