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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 19th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 19th:

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR): This real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 22.1% over the last 60 days.

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.79%, compared with the industry average of 4.20%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.85%.

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM) | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS): This content and commerce companyhas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 33.3% over the last 60 days.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Price and Consensus

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Price and Consensus | Barnes & Noble, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.22%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.20%.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Barnes & Noble, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Barnes & Noble, Inc. Quote

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT): This leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipmenthas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings rising 5% over the last 60 days.

Caterpillar, Inc. Price and Consensus

Caterpillar, Inc. Price and Consensus | Caterpillar, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.91%, compared with the industry average of 0.75%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.14%.

Caterpillar, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Caterpillar, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Caterpillar, Inc. Quote

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. (CHT): This major telecom services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.4% over the last 60 days.

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Price and Consensus

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Price and Consensus | Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.77%, compared with the industry average of 1.13%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.62%.

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd. Quote

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