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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 15th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, January 15th:

Denison Mine Corp (DNN): This uranium miner has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 25% over the last 60 days.

Denison Mine Corp Price and Consensus

Denison Mine Corp Price and Consensus

Denison Mine Corp price-consensus-chart | Denison Mine Corp Quote

Denison Mine’s shares gained 4.3% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s rise of 1.4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Denison Mine Corp Price

Denison Mine Corp Price

Denison Mine Corp price | Denison Mine Corp Quote

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. (GCP): This specialty construction chemicals producer has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.9% over the last 60 days.

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Price and Consensus

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Price and Consensus

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. price-consensus-chart | GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Quote

GCP Applied Technologies’ shares gained 5.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Price

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Price

GCP Applied Technologies Inc. price | GCP Applied Technologies Inc. Quote

Novanta Inc. (NOVT): This vision, photonics and related equipment manufacturer has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.7% over the last 60 days.

Novanta Inc. Price and Consensus

Novanta Inc. Price and Consensus

Novanta Inc. price-consensus-chart | Novanta Inc. Quote

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

Novanta Inc. Price

Novanta Inc. Price

Novanta Inc. price | Novanta Inc. Quote

Cintas Corporation (CTAS): This corporate identity uniforms and related business services provider has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.5% over the last 60 days.

Cintas Corporation Price and Consensus

Cintas Corporation Price and Consensus

Cintas Corporation price-consensus-chart | Cintas Corporation Quote

Cintas’ shares gained 6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Cintas Corporation Price

Cintas Corporation Price

Cintas Corporation price | Cintas Corporation Quote

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Learn more about the Momentum score and how it is calculated here.

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