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Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for March 8th

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong momentum characteristics for investors to consider today, March 8th:

FARO Technologies, Inc. (FARO): This developer of scientific and technical instruments has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 13.8% over the last 60 days.

FARO Technologies, Inc. Price and Consensus

FARO Technologies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | FARO Technologies, Inc. Quote

FARO Technologies' shares gained 21.6% over the last one month higher than S&P 500's rise of 1.7%. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

FARO Technologies, Inc. Price

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AquaVenture Holdings Limited (WAAS): This water-as-a-service solutions provider has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.3% over the last 60 days.

AquaVenture Holdings Ltd. Price and Consensus

AquaVenture Holdings Ltd. price-consensus-chart | AquaVenture Holdings Ltd. Quote

AquaVenture Holdings' shares gained 3.7% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

AquaVenture Holdings Ltd. Price

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PRGX Global, Inc. (PRGX): This recovery audit services provider has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 35.7% over the last 60 days.

PRGX Global, Inc. Price and Consensus

PRGX Global, Inc. price-consensus-chart | PRGX Global, Inc. Quote

PRGX Global's shares gained 4% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of A.

PRGX Global, Inc. Price

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SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC): This independent producer of coke has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) and witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

SunCoke Energy, Inc. Price and Consensus

SunCoke Energy, Inc. price-consensus-chart | SunCoke Energy, Inc. Quote

SunCoke Energy's shares gained 20% over the last one month. The company possesses a Momentum Score of B.

SunCoke Energy, Inc. Price

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