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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 6th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 6th:

Whitestone REIT (WSR): This fully integrated real estate investment trusthas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 5.9% over the last 60 days.

Whitestone REIT Price and Consensus

Whitestone REIT Price and Consensus | Whitestone REIT Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.17%, compared with the industry average of 4.10%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 8.23%.

Whitestone REIT Dividend Yield (TTM)

Whitestone REIT Dividend Yield (TTM) | Whitestone REIT Quote

United Bankshares, Inc. (UBSI): This bank holding company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.5% over the last 60 days.

United Bankshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

United Bankshares, Inc. Price and Consensus | United Bankshares, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.92%, compared with the industry average of 1.04%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.03%.

United Bankshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

United Bankshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM) | United Bankshares, Inc. Quote

Ternium S.A. (TX): This leading producer of flat and long steel productshas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings advancing 2% over the last 60 days.

Ternium S.A. Price and Consensus

Ternium S.A. Price and Consensus | Ternium S.A. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.28%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.24%.

Ternium S.A. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ternium S.A. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Ternium S.A. Quote

Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc. (SBRA): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus

Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus | Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.20%, compared with the industry average of 4.10%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.35%.

Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. Quote

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