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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for March 3rd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, March 3rd:

Dropbox, Inc. (DBX - Free Report) : This company that provides a collaboration platform has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 26.3% over the last 60 days.

Dropbox’s shares gained 14.1% over the last one month against the S&P 500’s decline of 4%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NSTG - Free Report) : This company that provides life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.3% over the last 60 days.

NanoString Technologies shares gained 25% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

PRA Group, Inc. (PRAA - Free Report) : This financial and business services company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.8% over the last 60 days.

PRA Group’s shares gained 7.9% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH - Free Report) : This integrated healthcare services and products company has a Zacks Rank #1 and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.5% over the last 60 days.

Cardinal Health’s shares gained 5.4% 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.

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