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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for September 16th

Zacks Equity Research

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, September 16th:

Westpac Banking Corporation (WBK): This financial services company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.8% over the last 60 days.

Westpac Banking Corporation Price and Consensus

Westpac Banking Corporation Price and Consensus

Westpac Banking Corporation price-consensus-chart | Westpac Banking Corporation Quote

Westpac Banking’s shares gained 7.4% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s rise of 4.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Westpac Banking Corporation Price

Westpac Banking Corporation Price

Westpac Banking Corporation price | Westpac Banking Corporation Quote

CVS Health Corporation (CVS): This healthcare company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.5% over the last 60 days.

CVS Health Corporation Price and Consensus

CVS Health Corporation Price and Consensus

CVS Health Corporation price-consensus-chart | CVS Health Corporation Quote

CVS Health’s shares gained 6.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

CVS Health Corporation Price

CVS Health Corporation Price

CVS Health Corporation price | CVS Health Corporation Quote

Hutchison China MediTech Limited (HCM): This pharmaceutical company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.7% over the last 60 days.

Hutchison China MediTech Limited Price and Consensus

Hutchison China MediTech Limited Price and Consensus

Hutchison China MediTech Limited price-consensus-chart | Hutchison China MediTech Limited Quote

Hutchison China MediTech’s shares gained 6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Hutchison China MediTech Limited Price

Hutchison China MediTech Limited Price

Hutchison China MediTech Limited price | Hutchison China MediTech Limited Quote

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. (LOB): This nationwide bank that offers financial solutions has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 60% over the last 60 days.

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. Quote

Live Oak’s shares gained 7.2% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. Price

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. Price

Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. price | Live Oak Bancshares, Inc. 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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