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Top Stock Picks for Week of May 13, 2019

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Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC - Free Report) ,designs, develops and markets high performance programmable logic devices and related development system software. Earnings estimates for this company have been showing solid improvement lately. The stock has already gained solid short-term price momentum, and this trend might continue with its still improving earnings outlook. The rising trend in estimate revisions, which is a result of growing analyst optimism on the earnings prospects of this chipmaker, should get reflected in its stock price.Consensus earnings estimates for the next quarter and full year have moved considerably higher for Lattice, as there has been strong agreement among the covering analysts in raising estimates. 

  Twitter (TWTR - Free Report) , is a public, real-time, global platform where any user can create a Tweet and any user can follow other users. Twitter reported impressive first-quarter 2019 results, wherein both revenues and earnings grew on a year-over-year basis. Within the past quarter, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for TWTR's full-year earnings has moved higher by double digits. This shows that analyst sentiment has improved and the company's earnings outlook is stronger. The company’s initiatives to add new features and focus on effectively tackling abuse issues helped in expanding monetized user base. Notably, shares have outperformed the industry on a year-to-date basis. The company is expected to benefit from an expanding live streaming sports content portfolio owing to partnerships with the likes of NBA, Turner Sports and FOX Sports.

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