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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 18th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 mins read

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, August 18th:

BHP Group (BBL): This company that engages in the natural resources business has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 23.5% over the last 60 days.

BHP Group Price and Consensus

BHP Billiton PLC Price and Consensus
BHP Billiton PLC Price and Consensus

BHP Group price-consensus-chart | BHP Group Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 5.5%, compared with the industry average of 0.0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.6%.

BHP Group Dividend Yield (TTM)

BHP Billiton PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)
BHP Billiton PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

BHP Group dividend-yield-ttm | BHP Group Quote

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation (CHMI): This residential real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 23.4% over the last 60 days.

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Price and Consensus
Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation price-consensus-chart | Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 10.8%, compared with the industry average of 5.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.3%.

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)
Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Cherry Hill Mortgage Investment Corporation Quote

Fidus Investment Corporation (FDUS): This business development company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.2% over the last 60 days.

Fidus Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Fidus Investment Corporation Price and Consensus
Fidus Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Fidus Investment Corporation price-consensus-chart | Fidus Investment Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 11.3%, compared with the industry average of 10.5%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.9%.

Fidus Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Fidus Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)
Fidus Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Fidus Investment Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Fidus Investment Corporation Quote

Ready Capital Corporation (RC): This real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.9% 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 10.6%, compared with the industry average of 5.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.1%.

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

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