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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 7th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 7th:

B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS): This manufacturer, seller, and distributor of portfolio of shelf-stable and frozen foods, and household products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.1% over the last 60 days.

 

B&G Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

B&G Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus
B&G Foods, Inc. Price and Consensus

B&G Foods, Inc. price-consensus-chart | B&G Foods, Inc. Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.91%, compared with the industry average of 6.91%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.71%.

 

B&G Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

B&G Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
B&G Foods, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

B&G Foods, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | B&G Foods, Inc. Quote

 

Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. (APTS): This reit engaged in the ownership and operation of multifamily properties, grocery anchored shopping centers has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing nearly 1% 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 company has a dividend yield of 9.23%, compared with the industry average of 3.66%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.33%.

 

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

 

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY): This diversified capital manager that invests in and finances residential and commercial assets has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.8% over the last 60 days.

 

Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus

Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus
Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus

Annaly Capital Management Inc price-consensus-chart | Annaly Capital Management Inc Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 14.60%, compared with the industry average of 7.37%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.57%.

 

Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)

Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)
Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)

Annaly Capital Management Inc dividend-yield-ttm | Annaly Capital Management Inc Quote

 

VICI Properties Inc. (VICI): This reit that owns a portfolios of market-leading gaming, hospitality and entertainment destinations has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

 

VICI Properties Inc. Price and Consensus

VICI Properties Inc. Price and Consensus
VICI Properties Inc. Price and Consensus

VICI Properties Inc. price-consensus-chart | VICI Properties Inc. Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 5.27%, compared with the industry average of 3.49%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.06%.

 

VICI Properties Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

VICI Properties Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
VICI Properties Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

VICI Properties Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | VICI Properties Inc. Quote

 

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