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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 28th

Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 28th:

Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO): This distributor and seller of dental and animal health products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.3% over the last 60 days.

Patterson Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Patterson Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Patterson Companies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Patterson Companies, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.11%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.54%.

Patterson Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Patterson Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Patterson Companies, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Patterson Companies, Inc. Quote

EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG): This explorer, developer and marketer of crude oil, and natural gas and natural gas liquids has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing more than 100% over the last 60 days.

EOG Resources, Inc. Price and Consensus

EOG Resources, Inc. Price and Consensus

EOG Resources, Inc. price-consensus-chart | EOG Resources, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.09%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.03%.

EOG Resources, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

EOG Resources, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

EOG Resources, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | EOG Resources, Inc. Quote

Office Depot, Inc. (ODP): This provider of business services and supplies, products, and technology solutions has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.5% over the last 60 days.

Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus

Office Depot, Inc. Price and Consensus

Office Depot, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Office Depot, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 4.52%, compared with the industry average of 0.13%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.8%.

Office Depot, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Office Depot, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Office Depot, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Office Depot, Inc. Quote

AstraZeneca PLC (AZN): This discoverer and developer of prescription medicineshas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

AstraZeneca PLC Price and Consensus

AstraZeneca PLC Price and Consensus

AstraZeneca PLC price-consensus-chart | AstraZeneca PLC Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.29%, compared with the industry average of 2.56%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.85%.

AstraZeneca PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

AstraZeneca PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

AstraZeneca PLC dividend-yield-ttm | AstraZeneca PLC Quote

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