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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 28th

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

The New York Times Company (NYT): This news and information provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.5% over the last 60 days.

The New York Times Company Price and Consensus

The New York Times Company Price and Consensus

The New York Times Company price-consensus-chart | The New York Times Company Quote

New York Times’ shares gained 2.4% over the last one month more than S&P 500’s decline of 4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

The New York Times Company Price

The New York Times Company Price

The New York Times Company price | The New York Times Company Quote

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WW): This weight management services provider has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15% over the last 60 days.

Weight Watchers International Inc Price and Consensus

Weight Watchers International Inc Price and Consensus

Weight Watchers International Inc price-consensus-chart | Weight Watchers International Inc Quote

Weight Watchers International’s shares gained 4.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Weight Watchers International Inc Price

Weight Watchers International Inc Price

Weight Watchers International Inc price | Weight Watchers International Inc Quote

Target Corporation (TGT): This general merchandise retailer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.6% over the last 60 days.

Target Corporation Price and Consensus

Target Corporation Price and Consensus

Target Corporation price-consensus-chart | Target Corporation Quote

Target's shares gained 4.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Target Corporation Price

Target Corporation Price

Target Corporation price | Target Corporation Quote

J & J Snack Foods Corp. (JJSF): This manufacturer of nutritional snack foods and beverages has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

J & J Snack Foods Corp. Price and Consensus

J & J Snack Foods Corp. Price and Consensus

J & J Snack Foods Corp. price-consensus-chart | J & J Snack Foods Corp. Quote

J & J Snack Foods' shares gained 4.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

J & J Snack Foods Corp. Price

J & J Snack Foods Corp. Price

J & J Snack Foods Corp. price | J & J Snack Foods 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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