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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 11th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 11th:

General Motors Company (GM): This automobile and automobile parts builder has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.6% over the last 60 days.

General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company price-consensus-chart | General Motors Company Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.00%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.97%.

General Motors Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Motors Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Motors Company dividend-yield-ttm | General Motors Company Quote

Acme United Corporation (ACU): This provider of measuring, first aid and sharpening products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.4% over the last 60 days.

Acme United Corporation. Price and Consensus

Acme United Corporation. Price and Consensus

Acme United Corporation. price-consensus-chart | Acme United Corporation. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.82%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2%.

Acme United Corporation. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Acme United Corporation. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Acme United Corporation. dividend-yield-ttm | Acme United Corporation. Quote

Rio Tinto plc (RIO): This explorer, developer and processor of minerals and metals has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 46.4% over the last 60 days.

Rio Tinto PLC Price and Consensus

Rio Tinto PLC Price and Consensus

Rio Tinto PLC price-consensus-chart | Rio Tinto PLC Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.61%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.74%.

Rio Tinto PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

Rio Tinto PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

Rio Tinto PLC dividend-yield-ttm | Rio Tinto PLC Quote

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC): This marketing, advertising and communications services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

Omnicom Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Omnicom Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Omnicom Group Inc. price-consensus-chart | Omnicom Group Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.24%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.79%.

Omnicom Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Omnicom Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Omnicom Group Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Omnicom Group Inc. Quote

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