Omega Protein Corporation (OME) Worth a Look: Stock Up 7.3% - Tale of the Tape

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Omega Protein Corporation ( OME ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares jump a little over 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the most recent uptrend of the company, as the stock is now up 33.20% in the past one-month time frame.

The company has seen one positive revision over the past 30 days, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time period, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Omega Protein. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if yesterday's gain can turn into more strength down the road.

Omega Protein Corporation currently has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) while its Earnings ESP is +19.44%.

Other well-placed stocks in the food industry include Kerry Group plc ( KRYAY ), Associated British Foods plc ( ASBFY ) and The J.M. Smucker Company ( SJM ).  All these stocks hold a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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