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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 19th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, August 19th:

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY - Free Report) : This provider of diversified capital management services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 12.4% over the last 60 days.

Annaly Capital Management Inc Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 15.98%, compared with the industry average of 5.33%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.2%.

Annaly Capital Management Inc Dividend Yield (TTM)

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

Waddell Reed Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.45%, compared with the industry average of 2.29%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.17%.

Waddell Reed Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

TC Energy Corporation (TRP - Free Report) : This energy infrastructure company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.2% over the last 60 days.

TC Energy Corporation Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 10.55%, compared with the industry average of 5.33%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.13%.

TC Energy Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

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