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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 17th

Zacks Equity Research

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

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. (ICHR): This manufacturer of fluid delivery subsystems and components for semiconductor capital equipment has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.8% over the last 60 days.

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price and Consensus

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price and Consensus
Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price and Consensus

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. price-consensus-chart | Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Quote

Ichor’s shares gained 16.4% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s gain of 3.9%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price
Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Price

Ichor Holdings, Ltd. price | Ichor Holdings, Ltd. Quote

LHC Group, Inc. (LHCG): This provider of health care services has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.6% over the last 60 days.

LHC Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

LHC Group, Inc. Price and Consensus
LHC Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

LHC Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | LHC Group, Inc. Quote

LHC’s shares gained 9.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

LHC Group, Inc. Price

LHC Group, Inc. Price
LHC Group, Inc. Price

LHC Group, Inc. price | LHC Group, Inc. Quote

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX): This manufacturer and marketer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 91% over the last 60 days.

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price and Consensus

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price and Consensus
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price and Consensus

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation price-consensus-chart | MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Quote

MagnaChip Semiconductor’s shares gained 19.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Price

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation price | MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation Quote

Lithium Americas Corp. (LAC): This resource company that explores for lithium deposits has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 25.9% over the last 60 days.

Lithium Americas Corp. Price and Consensus

Lithium Americas Corp. Price and Consensus
Lithium Americas Corp. Price and Consensus

Lithium Americas Corp. price-consensus-chart | Lithium Americas Corp. Quote

Lithium Americas’ shares gained 31.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Lithium Americas Corp. Price

Lithium Americas Corp. Price
Lithium Americas Corp. Price

Lithium Americas Corp. price | Lithium Americas Corp. 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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