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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for August 27th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, August 27th:

ACCO Brands Corporation (ACCO - Free Report) : This designer and manufacturer of branded academic, consumer and business products has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

Acco Brands Corporation Price and Consensus

ACCO's shares gained 14.6% over the last one month compared to S&P 500’s fall of -4.5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Acco Brands Corporation Price

YAMANA GOLD INC. (AUY - Free Report) : This precious metals producer with significant gold and silver production has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 75% over the last 60 days.

Yamana Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

YAMANA's shares gained 16.6% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Yamana Gold Inc. Price

Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI - Free Report) : This gold mining company has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 61.5% over the last 60 days.

Alamos Gold Inc. Price and Consensus

Alamos Gold’s shares gained 3.5% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Alamos Gold Inc. Price

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (AJRD - Free Report) : This manufacturer of aerospace and defense products and systems has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 13.8% over the last 60 days.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

Aerojet Rocketdyne’s shares gained 15% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. Price

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

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