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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 5th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, April 5th:

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. (HVT): This specialty retailer of residential furniture and accessories has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.8% over the last 60 days.

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.3%.

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Quote

General Motors Company (GM): This manufacturer of cars, trucks, crossovers and automobile parts has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.7% over the last 60 days.

General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company Price and Consensus

General Motors Company price-consensus-chart | General Motors Company Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 3.9%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.1%.

General Motors Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Motors Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

General Motors Company dividend-yield-ttm | General Motors Company Quote

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG): This manufacturer of custom, cruiser and touring motorcycleshas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.8% over the last 60 days.

Harley-Davidson, Inc. Price and Consensus

Harley-Davidson, Inc. Price and Consensus

Harley-Davidson, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Harley-Davidson, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 3.8%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.7%.

Harley-Davidson, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Harley-Davidson, Inc. Quote

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (BAYRY): This life science company haswitnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Price and Consensus

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Price and Consensus

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft price-consensus-chart | Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 3.3%, compared with the industry average of 2.9%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.8%.

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Dividend Yield (TTM)

Bayer Aktiengesellschaft dividend-yield-ttm | Bayer Aktiengesellschaft Quote

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