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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 20th

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

M/I Homes, Inc. (MHO): This builder of single-family homes has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9% over the last 60 days.

M/I Homes, Inc. Price and Consensus

M/I Homes, Inc. Price and Consensus

M/I Homes, Inc. price-consensus-chart | M/I Homes, Inc. Quote

M/I Homes’ shares gained 21.4% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s decline of 2.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

M/I Homes, Inc. Price

M/I Homes, Inc. Price

M/I Homes, Inc. price | M/I Homes, Inc. Quote

Meritage Homes Corporation (MTH): This home construction company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.5% over the last 60 days.

Meritage Corporation Price and Consensus

Meritage Corporation Price and Consensus

Meritage Corporation price-consensus-chart | Meritage Corporation Quote

Meritage Homes’ shares gained 16.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Meritage Corporation Price

Meritage Corporation Price

Meritage Corporation price | Meritage Corporation Quote

Pixelworks, Inc. (PXLW): This visual display processing semiconductors designer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 37.5% over the last 60 days.

Pixelworks, Inc. Price and Consensus

Pixelworks, Inc. Price and Consensus

Pixelworks, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Pixelworks, Inc. Quote

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

Pixelworks, Inc. Price

Pixelworks, Inc. Price

Pixelworks, Inc. price | Pixelworks, Inc. Quote

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC): This developer of semiconductor technologies has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 16.3% over the last 60 days.

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation Price and Consensus

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation Price and Consensus

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

Lattice Semiconductor’s shares gained 15.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation Price

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation Price

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation price | Lattice Semiconductor Corporation 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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