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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 23rd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 23rd:

ProAssurance Corporation (PRA - Free Report) : This leader in developing solutions which serve the liability needs of the evolving needs of the health care industry 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.

 

ProAssurance’s shares gained 21.2% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s rise of 0.6%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Kohl's Corporation (KSS - Free Report) : This retail company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 16.5% over the last 60 days.

 

Kohl's Corp.’s shares gained 15.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Skyline Champion Corporation (SKY - Free Report) : This company that designs, produces and distributes manufactured housing and recreational vehicles has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 34% over the last 60 days.

 

Skyline Champion’s shares gained 10.2% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Textainer Group Holdings Limited (TGH - Free Report) : This company that through its subsidiaries, purchases, owns, manages, leases, and disposes a fleet of intermodal containers has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.1% over the last 60 days.

 

Textainer Group’s shares gained 6.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

See the full list of top ranked stocks here

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