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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, April 9th:

Luna Innovations Incorporated (LUNA): This developer of scientific and technical instruments has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 22.2% over the last 60 days.

Luna Innovations Incorporated Price and Consensus

Luna Innovations Incorporated Price and Consensus

Luna Innovations Incorporated price-consensus-chart | Luna Innovations Incorporated Quote

Luna Innovations’ shares gained 20.5% over the last one month in contrast to S&P 500’s decrease of 6.5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Luna Innovations Incorporated Price

Luna Innovations Incorporated Price

Luna Innovations Incorporated price | Luna Innovations Incorporated Quote

Azul S.A. (AZUL): This airline company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 6.3% over the last 60 days.

AZUL SA Price and Consensus

AZUL SA Price and Consensus

AZUL SA price-consensus-chart | AZUL SA Quote

Azul’s shares gained 1.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

AZUL SA Price

AZUL SA Price

AZUL SA price | AZUL SA Quote

Limbach Holdings, Inc. (LMB): This commercial specialty contractor services provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 12.4% over the last 60 days.

Limbach Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Limbach Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Limbach Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Limbach Holdings, Inc. Quote

Limbach Holdings’ shares gained 11.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Limbach Holdings, Inc. Price

Limbach Holdings, Inc. Price

Limbach Holdings, Inc. price | Limbach Holdings, Inc. Quote

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC): This information technology services provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 5.9% over the last 60 days.

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Price and Consensus

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Price and Consensus

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION price-consensus-chart | SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Quote

Science Applications International’s shares gained 3.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Price

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Price

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION price | SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION Quote

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