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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 8th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, October 8th:

NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP): This owner and manager of contracted clean energy projects in the United States has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.7% over the last 60 days.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Price and Consensus

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Price and Consensus
NextEra Energy Partners, LP Price and Consensus

NextEra Energy Partners, LP price-consensus-chart | NextEra Energy Partners, LP 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 4.08%.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)
NextEra Energy Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

NextEra Energy Partners, LP dividend-yield-ttm | NextEra Energy Partners, LP Quote

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR): This oil and natural gas exploration and production company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 27.5% over the last 60 days.

Murphy Oil Corporation Price and Consensus

Murphy Oil Corporation Price and Consensus
Murphy Oil Corporation Price and Consensus

Murphy Oil Corporation price-consensus-chart | Murphy Oil Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 5.83%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.37%.

Murphy Oil Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Murphy Oil Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)
Murphy Oil Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Murphy Oil Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Murphy Oil Corporation Quote

Ready Capital Corporation (RC): This real estate finance companyhas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 31.8% over the last 60 days.

Ready Capital Corp Price and Consensus

Ready Capital Corp Price and Consensus
Ready Capital Corp Price and Consensus

Ready Capital Corp price-consensus-chart | Ready Capital Corp Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 10.59%, compared with the industry average of 7.19%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.13%.

Ready Capital Corp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ready Capital Corp Dividend Yield (TTM)
Ready Capital Corp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ready Capital Corp dividend-yield-ttm | Ready Capital Corp Quote

International Paper Company (IP): This paper and packaging company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.2% over the last 60 days.

International Paper Company Price and Consensus

International Paper Company Price and Consensus
International Paper Company Price and Consensus

International Paper Company price-consensus-chart | International Paper Company Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.90%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.23%.

International Paper Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

International Paper Company Dividend Yield (TTM)
International Paper Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

International Paper Company dividend-yield-ttm | International Paper Company Quote

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