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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for June 1st

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, June 1st:

General Mills, Inc. (GIS): This manufacturer and marketer of branded consumer foods has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.6% over the last 60 days.

General Mills, Inc. Price and Consensus

General Mills, Inc. Price and Consensus

General Mills, Inc. price-consensus-chart | General Mills, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.11%, compared with the industry average of 0.30%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.57%.

General Mills, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Mills, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Mills, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | General Mills, Inc. Quote

B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS): This manufacturer and seller of shelf-stable and frozen foods, and household products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.2% over the last 60 days.

BG Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

BG Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

BG Foods, Inc. price-consensus-chart | BG Foods, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.18%, compared with the industry average of 0.30%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.24%.

BG Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BG Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

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

Medifast, Inc. (MED): This manufacturer and distributor of weight loss, weight management, healthy living products, and other consumable health and nutritional products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.1% over the last 60 days.

MEDIFAST INC Price and Consensus

MEDIFAST INC Price and Consensus

MEDIFAST INC price-consensus-chart | MEDIFAST INC Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.42%, compared with the industry average of 0.30%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.34%.

MEDIFAST INC Dividend Yield (TTM)

MEDIFAST INC Dividend Yield (TTM)

MEDIFAST INC dividend-yield-ttm | MEDIFAST INC Quote

Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB): This manufacturer and marketer of personal care, consumer tissue, and professional productsthe Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4% over the last 60 days.

KimberlyClark Corporation Price and Consensus

KimberlyClark Corporation Price and Consensus

KimberlyClark Corporation price-consensus-chart | KimberlyClark Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 3.03%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.18%.

KimberlyClark Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

KimberlyClark Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

KimberlyClark Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | KimberlyClark Corporation Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

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