Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 16th

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 16th:

Washington Prime Group Inc. (WPG): This retail REIT has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.8% over the last 60 days.

Washington Prime Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Washington Prime Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Washington Prime Group Inc. price-consensus-chart | Washington Prime Group Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 64.8%, compared with the industry average of 6.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 18.3%.

Washington Prime Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Washington Prime Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Washington Prime Group Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Washington Prime Group Inc. Quote

Great Elm Capital Corporation (GECC): This business development company has witnessed the Zacks consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.1% over the last 60 days.

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Price and Consensus

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 25.2%, compared with the industry average of 2.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.2%.

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Great Elm Capital Group, Inc. Quote

Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.2% over the last 60 days.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Price and Consensus

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Price and Consensus

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. price-consensus-chart | STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 13%, compared with the industry average of 6.9%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 9.3%.

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Dividend Yield (TTM)

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Dividend Yield (TTM)

STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. dividend-yield-ttm | STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. Quote

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