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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 3rd

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 3rd:

Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO): This producer of bakery products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 2.4% over the last 60 days.

Flowers Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

Flowers Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus | Flowers Foods, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.52%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.74%.

Flowers Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Flowers Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Flowers Foods, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Flowers Foods, Inc. Quote

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS): This operator of integrated resorts has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 60 days.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Price and Consensus

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Price and Consensus | Las Vegas Sands Corp. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.20%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.97%.

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Las Vegas Sands Corp. dividend-yield-ttm | Las Vegas Sands Corp. Quote

One Liberty Properties, Inc. (OLP): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 7.1% over the last 60 days.

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Price and Consensus

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Price and Consensus | One Liberty Properties, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1(Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.94%, compared with the industry average of 4.04%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.88%.

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

One Liberty Properties, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

One Liberty Properties, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | One Liberty Properties, Inc. Quote

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