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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 18th

·3 min read

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, May 18th:

Townsquare Media, Inc. (TSQ): This local media and entertainment company has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 13% over the last 60 days.

Townsquare Media, Inc. Price and Consensus

Townsquare Media, Inc. Price and Consensus
Townsquare Media, Inc. Price and Consensus

Townsquare Media, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Townsquare Media, Inc. Quote

Townsquare Media’s shares gained 31.9% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s rise of 0.3%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Townsquare Media, Inc. Price

Townsquare Media, Inc. Price
Townsquare Media, Inc. Price

Townsquare Media, Inc. price | Townsquare Media, Inc. Quote

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF): This global leader in transforming natural gas into nitrogen products has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 44.3% over the last 60 days.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Quote

CF Industries’ shares gained 16.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. price | CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Quote

Medallion Financial Corp. (MFIN): This specialty finance company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 40% over the last 60 days.

Medallion Financial Corp. Price and Consensus

Medallion Financial Corp. Price and Consensus
Medallion Financial Corp. Price and Consensus

Medallion Financial Corp. price-consensus-chart | Medallion Financial Corp. Quote

Medallion Financial’s shares gained 15.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Medallion Financial Corp. Price

Medallion Financial Corp. Price
Medallion Financial Corp. Price

Medallion Financial Corp. price | Medallion Financial Corp. Quote

ArcBest Corporation (ARCB): This company that provides freight transportation services and solutions has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 16.9% over the last 60 days.

ArcBest Corporation Price and Consensus

ArcBest Corporation Price and Consensus
ArcBest Corporation Price and Consensus

ArcBest Corporation price-consensus-chart | ArcBest Corporation Quote

ArcBest Corp.’s shares gained 12.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

ArcBest Corporation Price

ArcBest Corporation Price
ArcBest Corporation Price

ArcBest Corporation price | ArcBest Corporation 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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