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Best Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 12th

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

Unum Group (UNM - Free Report) : This financial protection benefit solutions company specializing in debts and loans has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.1% over the last 60 days.

Unum Group Price and Consensus

Unum’s shares gained 10.5% over the last three months compared with the S&P 500’s advance of 4.5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Unum Group Price

KnowBe4, Inc. (KNBE - Free Report) : This company that engages in the development, marketing, and sale of its Software-as-a-Service-based security awareness platform has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.3% over the last 60 days.

KnowBe4, Inc. Price and Consensus

KnowBe4’s shares gained 17.3% over the last three months compared with the S&P 500’s advance of 4.5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

KnowBe4, Inc. Price

NOV Inc. (NOV - Free Report) : This company that sells systems, components, and products for oil and gas drilling and production, and industrial and renewable energy sectors has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 112.5% over the last 60 days.

NOV Inc. Price and Consensus

NOV’s shares gained 10.3% over the last six months compared with the S&P 500’s decline of 5.2%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

NOV Inc. Price

 

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