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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for April 3rd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, April 3rd:

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM): This integrated poultry processing company has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price and Consensus

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price and Consensus

Sanderson Farms, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Sanderson Farms, Inc. Quote

Sanderson Farms’ shares gained 9.5% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s rise of 3.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Price

Sanderson Farms, Inc. price | Sanderson Farms, Inc. Quote

General Mills, Inc. (GIS): manufacturer of branded consumer foods has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.9% over the last 60 days.

General Mills, Inc. Price and Consensus

General Mills, Inc. Price and Consensus

General Mills, Inc. price-consensus-chart | General Mills, Inc. Quote

General Mills’ shares gained 8.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

General Mills, Inc. Price

General Mills, Inc. Price

General Mills, Inc. price | General Mills, Inc. Quote

BRF S.A. (BRFS): This producer of poultry and pork has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 72.2% over the last 60 days.

BRF S.A. Price and Consensus

BRF S.A. Price and Consensus

BRF S.A. price-consensus-chart | BRF S.A. Quote

BRF’s shares gained 10.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

BRF S.A. Price

BRF S.A. Price

BRF S.A. price | BRF S.A. Quote

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): This retailer of consumer products and subscriptions has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2% over the last 60 days.

Amazon.com, Inc. Price and Consensus

Amazon.com, Inc. Price and Consensus

Amazon.com, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Amazon.com, Inc. Quote

Amazon.com’s shares gained 7.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Amazon.com, Inc. Price

Amazon.com, Inc. Price

Amazon.com, Inc. price | Amazon.com, Inc. 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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