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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 19th

Zacks Equity Research
·3 min read

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

Costamare Inc. (CMRE): This owner and charterer of containerships has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 12.9% over the last 60 days.

Costamare Inc. Price and Consensus

Costamare Inc. Price and Consensus
Costamare Inc. Price and Consensus

Costamare Inc. price-consensus-chart | Costamare Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 11.1%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.8%.

Costamare Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Costamare Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Costamare Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Costamare Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Costamare Inc. Quote

DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT): This owner and operator of crude oil tankers has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 36.4% over the last 60 days.

DHT Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

DHT Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
DHT Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

DHT Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | DHT Holdings, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 24%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.3%.

DHT Holdings, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

DHT Holdings, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
DHT Holdings, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

DHT Holdings, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | DHT Holdings, Inc. Quote

AGNC Investment Corp. (AGNC): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.1% over the last 60 days.

AGNC Investment Corp. Price and Consensus

AGNC Investment Corp. Price and Consensus
AGNC Investment Corp. Price and Consensus

AGNC Investment Corp. price-consensus-chart | AGNC Investment Corp. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 19.7%, compared with the industry average of 11.9%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.8%.

AGNC Investment Corp. Dividend Yield (TTM)

AGNC Investment Corp. Dividend Yield (TTM)
AGNC Investment Corp. Dividend Yield (TTM)

AGNC Investment Corp. dividend-yield-ttm | AGNC Investment Corp. Quote

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (ARR): This company that invests in residential mortgage backed securities has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.7% over the last 60 days.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus
ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. price-consensus-chart | ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 28.6%, compared with the industry average of 11.9%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.6%.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Quote

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