I admit it. After the dot-com bubble burst and I got my head handed to me on a silver brokerage platter, I have diligently avoided momentum stocks.
The closest I’ll get is to sell naked puts that are way out of the money to try and capture a few bucks from their soaring prices.
But what happens when you find a stock that not only has a head of steam behind it … but remain attractive on a value basis? Here’s a look at three such value stocks that have moved up big in the past year or so and still aren’t overpriced.