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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 21st

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, January 21st:

Ready Capital Corp (RC): This real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

Ready Capital Corp Price and Consensus

Ready Capital Corp price-consensus-chart | Ready Capital Corp Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 10.84%, compared with the industry average of 8.62%. Its five-year avera ge dividend yield is 10.06%.

Ready Capital Corp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ready Capital Corp dividend-yield-ttm | Ready Capital Corp Quote

Sanofi (SNY): This therapeutic solutions provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

Sanofi Price and Consensus

Sanofi price-consensus-chart | Sanofi Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.90%, compared with the industry average of 2.81%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.58%.

Sanofi Dividend Yield (TTM)

Sanofi dividend-yield-ttm | Sanofi Quote

Ennis, Inc. (EBF): This designer and manufacturer of business forms and other business products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5% over the last 60 days.

Ennis, Inc. Price and Consensus

Ennis, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Ennis, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.57%, compared with the industry average of 1.85%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.26%.

Ennis, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ennis, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Ennis, Inc. Quote

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL): This owner and operator of vessels and offshore assets has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 60 days.

Ship Finance International Limited Price and Consensus

Ship Finance International Limited price-consensus-chart | Ship Finance International Limited Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 11.81%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.86%.

Ship Finance International Limited Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ship Finance International Limited dividend-yield-ttm | Ship Finance International Limited Quote

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