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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 12th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, October 12th:

Guess', Inc. (GES - Free Report) : This designer and distributor of lifestyle collections of apparel and accessories for men, women, and children has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 38.9% over the last 60 days.

Guess, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 3.20%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.36%.

Guess, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (APOG - Free Report) : This designer and developer of glass and metal products and serviceshas witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 34.7% over the last 60 days.

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.95%, compared with the industry average of 1.29%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.65%.

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

International Paper Company (IP - Free Report) : This paper and packaging company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.2% over the last 60 days.

International Paper Company Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.80%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.23%.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP - Free Report) : This owner and manager of contracted clean energy projects in the United States has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.7% over the last 60 days.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.43%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.08%.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

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