U.S. markets closed
  • S&P 500

    4,544.90
    -4.88 (-0.11%)
     
  • Dow 30

    35,677.02
    +73.92 (+0.21%)
     
  • Nasdaq

    15,090.20
    -125.50 (-0.82%)
     
  • Russell 2000

    2,291.27
    -4.91 (-0.21%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    83.98
    +1.48 (+1.79%)
     
  • Gold

    1,793.10
    +11.20 (+0.63%)
     
  • Silver

    24.39
    +0.22 (+0.91%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.1646
    +0.0015 (+0.13%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    1.6550
    -0.0210 (-1.25%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.3735
    -0.0060 (-0.44%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    113.5200
    -0.4680 (-0.41%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    60,242.79
    -1,076.95 (-1.76%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    1,453.34
    -49.70 (-3.31%)
     
  • FTSE 100

    7,204.55
    +14.25 (+0.20%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

    28,804.85
    +96.25 (+0.34%)
     

Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 19th

  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
·3 min read
In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

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

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. APTS: This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.7% over the last 60 days.

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Price and Consensus

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Price and Consensus
Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Price and Consensus

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.08%, compared with the industry average of 2.87%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.50%.

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. Quote

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited TAK: This company that engages in research, development, manufacturing, marketing, and out-licensing of pharmaceutical products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.6% over the last 60 days.

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Price and Consensus

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Price and Consensus
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Price and Consensus

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. price-consensus-chart | Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.12%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.37%.

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. dividend-yield-ttm | Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Quote

Cathay General Bancorp CATY: This various commercial banking products and services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.2% over the last 60 days.

Cathay General Bancorp Price and Consensus

Cathay General Bancorp Price and Consensus
Cathay General Bancorp Price and Consensus

Cathay General Bancorp price-consensus-chart | Cathay General Bancorp Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 3.20%, compared with the industry average of 2.02%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.13%.

Cathay General Bancorp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Cathay General Bancorp Dividend Yield (TTM)
Cathay General Bancorp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Cathay General Bancorp dividend-yield-ttm | Cathay General Bancorp Quote

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated BSET: This retailer of home furnishings has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.2% over the last 60 days.

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Price and Consensus

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Price and Consensus
Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Price and Consensus

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated price-consensus-chart | Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.76%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.76%.

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Dividend Yield (TTM)
Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated dividend-yield-ttm | Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

Find more top income stocks with some of our great premium screens.


Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. Click to get this free report

Cathay General Bancorp (CATY) : Free Stock Analysis Report

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (APTS) : Free Stock Analysis Report

Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated (BSET) : Free Stock Analysis Report

Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. (TAK) : Free Stock Analysis Report

To read this article on Zacks.com click here.

Zacks Investment Research