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New Strong Buy Stocks for May 5th

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Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List today:

Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT - Free Report) : This pharmaceutical company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.7% over the last 60 days.

Iamgold Corporation (IAG - Free Report) : This gold mining company has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 21.1% over the last 60 days.

Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA - Free Report) : This independent retailer of motor fuel and convenience merchandise has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 37.9% over the last 60 days.

Murphy USA Inc. Price and Consensus

 

Murphy USA Inc. Price and Consensus

Murphy USA Inc. price-consensus-chart | Murphy USA Inc. Quote

RELX PLC (RELX - Free Report) : This company that provides information solutions has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.1% over the last 60 days.

RELX PLC Price and Consensus

 

RELX PLC Price and Consensus

RELX PLC price-consensus-chart | RELX PLC Quote

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (CCOI - Free Report) : This Tier 1 Internet Service Provider (ISP) has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.9% over the last 60 days.

You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here

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