The hot stocks of last year have mostly fallen by the wayside, as the go-go rally of 2013 has given way to volatility in the new year. From biotechs to 3D printers, some of the hottest momentum stocks have lost their mojo.
But since the pullback at the end of January and more recently since a mid-April dip, the stock market has stubbornly chugged higher. The major indices are setting new highs, and many big names have snapped back, too.
The hot stocks that were momentum darlings of last year are also in this camp. And if you’re looking to get back in the saddle with some of the fast-moving picks of the last several months, now may be a good time.
Here are five hot momentum stocks that are getting their groove back and could move even higher: