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Best Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 18th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, May 18th:

HCI Group, Inc. (HCI - Free Report) : This property, casulty insurance, information technology and real estate company  has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.7% over the last 60 days.

HCI Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

HCI Group’s shares gained 6.7% over the last three months compared with the S&P 500’s decline of 8.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

HCI Group, Inc. Price

 

 

Capital Product Partners L.P. (CPLP - Free Report) : This marine transportation services company from Greece has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.1% over the last 60 days.

Capital Product Partners L.P. Price and Consensus

Capital Products’ shares gained 6.4% over the last three months compared with the S&P 500’s decline of 8.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Capital Product Partners L.P. Price

Service Corporation International (SCI - Free Report) : This leading deathcare products and services company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.3% over the last 60 days.

Service Corporation International Price and Consensus

Service’s shares gained 15.2% over the last three months compared with the S&P 500’s decline of 8.1%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Service Corporation International Price

 

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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