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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 20th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, January 20th:

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF): This manufacturer and distributor of nitrogen fertilizers and other nitrogen products has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 27.3% over the last 60 days.

 

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Quote

 

CF Industries’ shares gained 19.8% over the last one month compared with the S&P 500’s growth of 2.4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Price

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. price | CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Quote

 

Navient Corporation (NAVI): This provider of education loan management and business processing solutions has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.8% over the last 60 days.

 

Navient Corporation Price and Consensus

Navient Corporation Price and Consensus
Navient Corporation Price and Consensus

Navient Corporation price-consensus-chart | Navient Corporation Quote

 

Navient’s shares gained 20.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Navient Corporation Price

Navient Corporation Price
Navient Corporation Price

Navient Corporation price | Navient Corporation Quote

 

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS): This investment banking, securities, and investment management company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.5% over the last 60 days.

 

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price and Consensus
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Quote

 

Goldman Sachs’ shares gained 21.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Price

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. price | The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Quote

 

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF): This specialty retailer has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 42.5% over the last 60 days.

 

Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price and Consensus

Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price and Consensus
Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price and Consensus

Abercrombie & Fitch Company price-consensus-chart | Abercrombie & Fitch Company Quote

 

Abercrombie & Fitch’s shares gained 17.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price

Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price
Abercrombie & Fitch Company Price

Abercrombie & Fitch Company price | Abercrombie & Fitch Company 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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