U.S. markets closed

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 5th

Zacks Equity Research

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 5th:

BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): This provider of investment management services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.8% over the last 60 days.

BlackRock, Inc. Price and Consensus

BlackRock, Inc. Price and Consensus

BlackRock, Inc. price-consensus-chart | BlackRock, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.93%, compared with the industry average of 2.78%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.54%.

BlackRock, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BlackRock, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BlackRock, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | BlackRock, Inc. Quote

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. (AB): This provider of investment management services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Price and Consensus

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Price and Consensus

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. price-consensus-chart | AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 10.40%, compared with the industry average of 2.78%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 8.32%.

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM)

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM)

AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. dividend-yield-ttm | AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. Quote

Bunge Limited (BG): This agribusiness and food company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.9% over the last 60 days.

Bunge Limited Price and Consensus

Bunge Limited Price and Consensus

Bunge Limited price-consensus-chart | Bunge Limited Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.02%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.66%.

Bunge Limited Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bunge Limited Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bunge Limited dividend-yield-ttm | Bunge Limited Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

Find more top income stocks with some of our great premium screens.

Free: Zacks’ Single Best Stock Set to Double

Today you are invited to download our latest Special Report that reveals 5 stocks with the most potential to gain +100% or more in 2020. From those 5, Zacks Director of Research, Sheraz Mian hand-picks one to have the most explosive upside of all.

This pioneering tech ticker had soared to all-time highs and then subsided to a price that is irresistible. Now a pending acquisition could super-charge the company’s drive past competitors in the development of true Artificial Intelligence. The earlier you get in to this stock, the greater your potential gain.

See 5 Stocks Set to Double>>


Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. Click to get this free report
 
BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) : Free Stock Analysis Report
 
Bunge Limited (BG) : Free Stock Analysis Report
 
AllianceBernstein Holding L.P. (AB) : Free Stock Analysis Report
 
To read this article on Zacks.com click here.
 
Zacks Investment Research