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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 4th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, August 4th:

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. (APAM - Free Report) : This company that provides investment management services to pension and profit sharing plans, trusts and more has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 27.2% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.5%, compared with the industry average of 2.4%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.8%.

Delek Logistics Partners, LP (DKL - Free Report) : This company that owns and operates logistics and marketing assets for crude oil, and intermediate and refined products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 29.1% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 12.1%, compared with the industry average of 11.6%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.1%.

Sprague Resources LP (SRLP - Free Report) : This company that engages in the purchase, storage, distribution, and sale of refined petroleum products and natural gas has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.2% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 15.9%, compared with the industry average of 13.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.8%.

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Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR - Free Report) : This company that provides investment management and advisory services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 35.3% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 6.9%, compared with the industry average of 2.4%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.2%.

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