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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 17th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 17th:

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY): This diversified capital management company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.9% over the last 60 days.

Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus

Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus
Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus

Annaly Capital Management Inc price-consensus-chart | Annaly Capital Management Inc Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 17.17%, compared with the industry average of 6.89%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.2%.

Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)

Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)
Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)

Annaly Capital Management Inc dividend-yield-ttm | Annaly Capital Management Inc Quote

Legg Mason, Inc. (LM): This investment management company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.5% over the last 60 days.

Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus

Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus
Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus

Legg Mason, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Legg Mason, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.21%, compared with the industry average of 2.32%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.2%.

Legg Mason, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Legg Mason, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Legg Mason, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Legg Mason, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Legg Mason, Inc. Quote

Great Elm Capital Corporation (GECC): This business development company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.5% over the last 60 days.

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Price and Consensus
Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 24.29%, compared with the industry average of 2.32%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.15%.

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Quote

Office Depot, Inc. (ODP): This provider of business services and supplies, products, and technology solutions has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.5% over the last 60 days.

Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus

Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus
Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus

Office Depot, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Office Depot, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.35%, compared with the industry average of 0.13%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.8%.

Office Depot, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Office Depot, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Office Depot, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Office Depot, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Office Depot, Inc. Quote

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