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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 12th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 12th:

Veritiv Corporation (VRTV - Free Report) : This business-to-business provider of value-added packaging products and services has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 45.6% over the last 60 days.

 

Veritiv Corp’s shares gained 47.3% over the last one month compared with the S&P 500’s growth of 2%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

GreenSky, Inc. (GSKY - Free Report) : This technology company that enables promotional financing at the point of sale has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 82.4% over the last 60 days.

 

GreenSky, Inc. Price and Consensus

GreenSky, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

 

GreenSky’s shares gained 42.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Tecnoglass Inc. (TGLS - Free Report) : This manufacturer, supplier, and install provider of architectural glass, windows, and associated aluminum products has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.1% over the last 60 days.

 

Tecnoglass Inc. Price and Consensus

Tecnoglass Inc. Price and Consensus

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

 

Tecnoglass’ shares gained 21.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

 

Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC - Free Report) : This provider of business banking products and services has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 21.8% over the last 60 days.

 

Hanmi Financial’s shares gained 7.8% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

 

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

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