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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for April 2nd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, April 2nd:

Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLH - Free Report) : This hospitality and leisure company has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 85.7% over the last 60 days.

Red Lion Hotels’ shares gained 5.6% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s rise of 2.7%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Fastenal Company (FAST - Free Report) : This industrial and construction supplies distributor has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.4% over the last 60 days.

Fastenal’s shares gained 5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

BioTime, Inc. (BTX - Free Report) : This clinical-stage biotechnology company has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 20% over the last 60 days.

BioTime’s shares gained 11.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

AutoZone, Inc. (AZO - Free Report) : This automotive replacement parts and accessories retailer has a Zacks Rank #2 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

AutoZone’s shares gained 10.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

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

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