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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for June 21st

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, June 21st:

Amedisys, Inc. (AMED): This provider of healthcare services has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.7% over the last 60 days.

Amedisys, Inc. Price and Consensus

Amedisys, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Amedisys'shares gained 10% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s rise of 3.3%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Amedisys, Inc. Price

Amedisys, Inc. Price

Amedisys, Inc. price | Amedisys, Inc. Quote

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC): This distributor of pharmaceutical products has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation Price and Consensus

AmerisourceBergen Corporation Price and Consensus

AmerisourceBergen Corporation price-consensus-chart | AmerisourceBergen Corporation Quote

AmerisourceBergen’s shares gained 5.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation Price

AmerisourceBergen Corporation Price

AmerisourceBergen Corporation price | AmerisourceBergen Corporation 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 2.4% 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 21.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Target Corporation Price

Target Corporation Price

Target Corporation price | Target Corporation Quote

Westlake Chemical Partners LP (WLKP): This developer and operator of ethylene production facilities and related assets has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.4% over the last 60 days.

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price and Consensus

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price and Consensus

Westlake Chemical Partners LP price-consensus-chart | Westlake Chemical Partners LP Quote

Westlake Chemical’s shares gained 6.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price

Westlake Chemical Partners LP Price

Westlake Chemical Partners LP price | Westlake Chemical Partners LP 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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