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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for February 15th


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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, February 15th:

American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG): This property and casualty insurance products provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 20.9% over the last 60 days.

American Financial Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

American Financial Group, Inc. Price and Consensus | American Financial Group, Inc. Quote



American Financial's shares gained 20.9% over the last one month more than S&P 500's loss of 1.3%. The company possesses a Momentum Score  of B.

American Financial Group, Inc. Price

American Financial Group, Inc. Price | American Financial Group, Inc. Quote



World Acceptance Corporation  (WRLD): This small-loan consumer finance company has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.7% over the last 60 days.

World Acceptance Corporation Price and Consensus

World Acceptance Corporation Price and Consensus | World Acceptance Corporation Quote



World Acceptance's shares gained 31.1% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

World Acceptance Corporation Price

World Acceptance Corporation Price | World Acceptance Corporation Quote



Rudolph Technologies, Inc.  (RTEC): This designer of scientific and technical instruments has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.6% over the last 60 days.

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus | Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Quote



Rudolph Technologies' shares gained 1.4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Price

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Price | Rudolph Technologies, Inc. Quote



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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This article appears in: Investing , Investing Ideas , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WRLD , RTEC , AFG


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