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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for October 7th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, October 7th:

Stamps.com Inc. (STMP): This internet-based mailing and shipping solutions provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.2% over the last 60 days.

Stamps.com Inc. Price and Consensus

Stamps.com Inc. Price and Consensus

Stamps.com Inc. price-consensus-chart | Stamps.com Inc. Quote

Stamps.com’s shares gained 0.5% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s decline of 0.9%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Stamps.com Inc. Price

Stamps.com Inc. Price

Stamps.com Inc. price | Stamps.com Inc. Quote

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR): This home appliance company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.5% over the last 60 days.

Whirlpool Corporation Price and Consensus

Whirlpool Corporation Price and Consensus

Whirlpool Corporation price-consensus-chart | Whirlpool Corporation Quote

Whirlpool’s shares gained 3.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Whirlpool Corporation Price

Whirlpool Corporation Price

Whirlpool Corporation price | Whirlpool Corporation Quote

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI): This real estate investment trust company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. Price and Consensus

Retail Properties of America, Inc. Price and Consensus

Retail Properties of America, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Retail Properties of America, Inc. Quote

Retail Properties of America’s shares gained 4.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. Price

Retail Properties of America, Inc. Price

Retail Properties of America, Inc. price | Retail Properties of America, Inc. Quote

Gibraltar Industries, Inc.(ROCK): This manufacturer and distributor of building products for residential and industrial markets has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.4% over the last 60 days.

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Price and Consensus

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Price and Consensus

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Quote

Gibraltar Industries’ shares gained 6.2% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Price

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Price

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. price | Gibraltar Industries, 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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