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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for February 28th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, February 28th:

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A): This provider of application focused solutions to the life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemicals industries has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.7% over the last 60 days.

Agilent Technologies' shares gained 8% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s gain of 5.8%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Aduro BioTech, Inc. (ADRO): This immunotherapy company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.8% over the last 60 days.

Aduro BioTech’s shares gained 76.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CHDN): This gaming, racing and online entertainment company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

Churchill Downs’ shares gained 7.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Hubbell Incorporated (HUBB): This manufacturer and marketer of electrical and electronic products has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.9% over the last 60 days.

Hubbell’s shares gained 10% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

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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