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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for January 7th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, January 7th:

Clearwater Paper Corporation (CLW): This producer and seller of private label tissue and bleached paperboard products has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 16.6% over the last 60 days.

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus
Clearwater Paper Corporation Price and Consensus

Clearwater Paper Corporation price-consensus-chart | Clearwater Paper Corporation Quote

Clearwater Paper's shares gained 15.2% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s rise of +1.4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price

Clearwater Paper Corporation Price
Clearwater Paper Corporation Price

Clearwater Paper Corporation price | Clearwater Paper Corporation Quote

Quidel Corporation (QDEL): This developer and manufacturer of diagnostic testing solutions has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.4% over the last 60 days.

Quidel Corporation Price and Consensus

Quidel Corporation Price and Consensus
Quidel Corporation Price and Consensus

Quidel Corporation price-consensus-chart | Quidel Corporation Quote

Quidel's shares gained 5.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Quidel Corporation Price

Quidel Corporation Price
Quidel Corporation Price

Quidel Corporation price | Quidel Corporation Quote

TechTarget, Inc. (TTGT): This provider of specialized online content for buyers of enterprise information technology (IT) products and services has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

TechTarget, Inc. Price and Consensus

TechTarget, Inc. Price and Consensus
TechTarget, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

TechTarget's shares gained 22.2% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

TechTarget, Inc. Price

TechTarget, Inc. Price
TechTarget, Inc. Price

TechTarget, Inc. price | TechTarget, 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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