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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 17th

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Here are four stocks with Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 17th:

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (AHGP): This producer and seller of coal has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings soaring 37.6% over the last 60 days.

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Price and Consensus

 

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Price and Consensus | Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Quote

The company has a dividend yield of 7.83%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 0.34%.

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM)

 

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Quote

Alliance Resource Partners LP (ARLP): This producer and seller of coal has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings climbing 50.8% over the last 60 days.

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Price and Consensus

 

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Price and Consensus | Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Quote

The company has a dividend yield of 7.85%, compared with the industry average of 0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 0.1%.

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM)

 

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Quote

Farmland Partners Inc (FPI): This internally managed real estate company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings jumping 26.2% over the last 60 days.

Farmland Partners Inc. Price and Consensus

 

Farmland Partners Inc. Price and Consensus | Farmland Partners Inc. Quote

The company has a dividend yield of 4.79%, compared with the industry average of 4.33%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 39.48%.

Farmland Partners Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

 

Farmland Partners Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM) | Farmland Partners Inc. Quote

SemGroup Corporation (SEMG): This midstream services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings jumping 69.1% over the last 60 days.

Semgroup Corporation Price and Consensus

 

Semgroup Corporation Price and Consensus | Semgroup Corporation Quote

This company has a dividend yield of 5.21%, compared with the industry average of 4.40%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 34.17%.

Semgroup Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

 

Semgroup Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM) | Semgroup Corporation Quote

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