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Getting Started with Zacks Premium

Getting Started with Zacks Premium
Getting started with Zacks Premium

Congratulations on your Zacks Premium membership. You now have exclusive access to our powerful research and tools that will give you an edge in improving the performance of your portfolio. This interactive tour is the best place to learn how to easily access the benefits now available to you.

If you aren't a Zacks Premium member, you can start your free trial now.

Zacks Premium Homepage

Zacks Premium Homepage

The Zacks Premium homepage gives you access to all of the tools and resources included in your membership. To find it, first log on to Then hover on the "Services" tab in the top navigation and click on "Zacks Premium." Helpful hint: bookmark this page for your convenience.

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Premium Resources & Tools

Resources and Tools

The Premium Tools & Resources section on the Zacks Premium homepage is a quick and easy way for you to access each individual benefit. Simply click on the feature you want. Hint: if you're taken to a landing page, simply log in through the "Sign In" link in the upper right corner.

Zacks #1 Rank List

Zacks #1 Rank Top Movers

The Zacks #1 Rank List is the best place to start your stock search each morning. It's made up of the top 5% of stocks with the most potential. Each weekday, you can quickly see the Zacks #1 Rank Top Movers from Value to Growth, Momentum and Income, even VGM Score.

Go to Zacks Rank #1 Top Movers »

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Full Zacks #1 Rank List

You can see the full Zacks #1 Rank List or narrow it down to Zacks Rank #1 Stocks with a Value, Growth, Momentum or Income Style Score of A or B. Plus, you can see the Zacks Rank #1 Stocks with a VGM of A or B. You can also sort the list with criteria you choose, view Additions and Deletions by day, and Performance.

Go to the Zacks #1 Rank List »


Focus List Top Performers

Our Focus List is a portfolio of 50 long-term stocks selected by Zacks' Director of Research Sheraz Mian based on their earnings momentum. The Zacks Premium homepage displays the Top Performers. You can also quickly access the latest Weekly Market Analysis article, including timely insights and market direction, from Stock Strategist Mayur Thaker, CFA.

Go to Focus List Top Performers »

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Full Focus List

The Focus List portfolio displays the Zacks Rank for each selection and comprehensive Equity Research Report that details the reasons behind each pick. You can also sort by Additions and Deletions by week.

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Earnings ESP Filter

Earnings ESP Filter

Use the Zacks Earnings Expected Surprise Prediction (ESP) Filter to search for stocks to buy beforehand that have the highest probability of positively surprising for profitable earnings season trading. You can also use it to find those stocks to sell before they report that are likely to negatively surprise.

Go to the Top Stocks to Beat Earnings »

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Using Earnings ESP Filter

You can quickly see ESP Buys or ESP Sells and filter by certain criteria that you select.

Go to Full List of Stocks to Beat Earnings »

Premium Screens

Premium Screens

Quickly access a list of the best stocks for every type of investor, including value, growth, momentum and income, and more with Premium Screens.

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Custom Stock Screener

Use our Custom Stock Screener to pick stocks on a multitude of selection criteria that's most relevant to you.

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Zacks Equity Research

Zacks Equity Research

We cover more than 1,000 of the most widely followed stocks in our Equity Research Reports. Each report features independent research from our analysts and provides in-depth analysis on a company, its fundamentals and its growth prospects. Quickly access reports for New Upgrades and New Downgrades.

You can also find a report on the ticker of your choice, or access all of the stock reports covered by Zacks analysts.

View All Zacks Equity Research Reports »

Industry Rank

Top Industries

The Zacks Industry Rank sorts more than 250 industry groups. Quickly see the Top Industries and Zacks Rank on the Zacks Premium homepage.

Go to the Top Industries »

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Full Zacks Industry Rank List

You can dig a little deeper with the full Zacks Industry Rank List. You can sort by Sector or Industry and drill down by Zacks Rank, Earnings Trends, Earnings, Fundamentals, Performance, Heat Maps and Charts.

Go to the Full Zacks Industry Rank List »

Premium Insight

Premium Insight

The Premium Insight section on the Zacks Premium homepage provides timely information on the market. The Economic Outlook and Market Strategy reports are written by Zacks Chief Equity Strategist John Blank, PhD. Research Daily highlights new research reports that have been handpicked from the roughly 70 reports published by our analyst team each weekday, and also features New Upgrades and New Downgrades.

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Weekly Market Analysis

Every Monday, Zacks' Stock Strategist Mayur Thaker, CFA shares timely insights on overall market direction, sector allocation and why he is adding or deleting specific stocks from the Focus List portfolio in the Weekly Market Analysis. For your convenience, you will automatically receive these crucial emails with your Zacks Premium membership.

Free Portfolio Tracker
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Free Portfolio Tracker

Zacks Portfolio Tracker on provides 24/7 monitoring of your stocks and will give you the information you need to help you determine when to buy, hold or sell your stocks. You'll receive continuously updated Zacks Rank and Style Scores, Earnings Estimate Revisions, Broker Recommendation Changes, Earnings Surprises and more. Note that you should also add your mutual fund and ETF positions to monitor changes in their Zacks Rank as well.

If you haven't yet set up your Portfolio Tracker, you can get started today.

Zacks Premium Tips
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Zacks Premium Tips

Zacks Premium Tips help you get the most out of your Zacks Premium membership. Simply click on the tip you're interested in learning more about. It couldn't be easier.

Of course, if you have any questions, need additional help, are feeling overwhelmed with all of the features and benefits you're privy to as part of your Zacks Premium membership, call our Support team. They're available Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET at 1.800.767.3771 ext. 9339. (Outside the U.S., call 1.312.265.9339.) Or email

If you aren't a Zacks Premium member, you can start your free trial now.

Zacks Premium is a great first step in securing your financial future. We will be right there beside you every step of the way, but if you have any questions concerning Zacks Premium or how to use the Zacks Rank, then please contact our customer support team at:

Phone: 800.767.3771 Ext.9339 (Outside the US call 312.265.9339)

We look forward to sharing investment success with you for many years to come.