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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 14th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, October 14th:

Ellington Financial Inc. (EFC - Free Report) : This acquirer and manager of mortgage-related, consumer-related, corporate-related, and other financial assets, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.2% over the last 60 days.

Ellington Financial LLC Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 8.39%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.93%.

Ellington Financial LLC 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 2.93%, compared with the industry average of 1.28%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.65%.

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BHP Group (BHP - Free Report) : This company that is engaged in the natural resources business has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.6% over the last 60 days.

BHP Group Limited Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 4.23%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.65%.

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

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