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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 14th

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 14th:

Legg Mason, Inc. (LM): This investment management company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.5% over the last 60 days.

Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus

Legg Mason, Inc. Price and Consensus

Legg Mason, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Legg Mason, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.21%, compared with the industry average of 2.32%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.2%.

Legg Mason, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Legg Mason, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Legg Mason, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Legg Mason, Inc. Quote

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY): This diversified capital management company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 9.9% over the last 60 days.

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 company has a dividend yield of 18.05%, compared with the industry average of 6.89%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.2%.

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

McDonald's Corporation (MCD): This operator and franchiser of McDonald's restaurants has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.8% over the last 60 days.

McDonalds Corporation Price and Consensus

McDonalds Corporation Price and Consensus

McDonalds Corporation price-consensus-chart | McDonalds Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 2.70%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.68%.

McDonalds Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

McDonalds Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

McDonalds Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | McDonalds Corporation Quote

See the full list of top ranked stocks here.

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