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Top 5 Companies in the Industrial Machinery Industry with the Best Relative Performance (TKR , ATU , HSC , PNR , ITW )

By James Quinn

Below are the top five companies in the Industrial Machinery industry as measured by relative performance. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have the potential to outperform.

Timken Co (NYSE:TKR ) ranks first with a gain of 1.36%; Actuant Corp-A (NYSE:ATU ) ranks second with a gain of 0.62%; and Harsco Corp (NYSE:HSC ) ranks third with a gain of 0.44%.

Pentair Plc (NYSE:PNR ) follows with a gain of 0.38% and Illinois Tool Wo (NYSE:ITW ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.32%.

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