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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for March 14th

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, March 14th:

Century Aluminum Company (CENX): This producer of primary aluminumhas a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessedthe Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising more than 100% over the last 60 days.

Century Aluminum Company Price and Consensus

Century Aluminum Company Price and Consensus | Century Aluminum Company Quote

Century Aluminum's shares gained 33.2% over the last three months higher than S&P 500's gains of 4.5%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Century Aluminum Company Price

Century Aluminum Company Price | Century Aluminum Company Quote

Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile S.A. (SQM): This plant nutrients and industrial chemicals producer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.6% over the last 60 days.

Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Price and Consensus

Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Price and Consensus | Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Quote

Sociedad Química y Minera's shares gained 13.4% over the last three months. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Price

Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Price | Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. Quote

Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA): This recovered energy power business company has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 12.7% over the last 60 days.

Ormat Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus

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

Ormat Technologies' shares gained 10.6% over the last three months. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Ormat Technologies, Inc. Price

Ormat Technologies, Inc. Price | Ormat Technologies, Inc. Quote

Orbital ATK, Inc. (OA): This defense and aviation-related systems developer has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.4% over the last 60 days.

Orbital ATK, Inc. Price and Consensus

Orbital ATK, Inc. Price and Consensus | Orbital ATK, Inc. Quote

Orbital ATK's shares gained 15.2% over the last three months. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

Orbital ATK, Inc. Price

Orbital ATK, Inc. Price | Orbital ATK, Inc. Quote

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