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Best Momentum Stocks to Buy for December 28th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, December 28th:

Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA - Free Report) : This company that engages in marketing of retail motor fuel products and convenience merchandise has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.6% over the last 60 days.

 

Murphy USA Inc. Price and Consensus

Murphy USA Inc. Price and Consensus

Murphy USA Inc. price-consensus-chart | Murphy USA Inc. Quote

 

Murphy USA’s shares gained 11% over the last one month compared with the S&P 500’s growth of 4.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

JOANN Inc. (JOAN - Free Report) : This specialty retailer of sewing, and arts and crafts category products has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing nearly 12% over the last 60 days.

 

JOANN Inc. Price and Consensus

JOANN Inc. Price and Consensus

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

 

JOANN’s shares gained 9.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

 

Fulgent Genetics, Inc. (FLGT - Free Report) : This company that provides COVID-19 testing and genetic testing services has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 26.7% over the last 60 days.

 

Fullgent Genetics Price and Consensus

Fullgent Genetics Price and Consensus

Fullgent Genetics price-consensus-chart | Fullgent Genetics Quote

 

Fulgent Genetics’ shares gained 6.3% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

 

Armada Hoffler Properties, Inc. (AHH - Free Report) : This company that vertically-integrated, self-managed real estate investment trust has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.9% over the last 60 days.

 

Armada Hoffler Properties’ shares gained 7.4% 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.