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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for December 3rd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, December 3rd:

DCP Midstream, LP (DCP - Free Report) : This midstream energy assets owner and operator has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 19.1% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.8%, compared with the industry average of 7.1%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.7%.

 

DCP Midstream Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

DCP Midstream Partners, LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

DCP Midstream Partners, LP dividend-yield-ttm | DCP Midstream Partners, LP Quote

 

Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (WDR - Free Report) : This investment management and advisory services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15.2% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 5.9%, compared with the industry average of 1.8%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 7.3%.

 

Ellington Financial Inc. (EFC - Free Report) : This company that acquires and manages residential mortgage-backed securities has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 21.3% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 8.2%, compared with the industry average of 0.0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.9%.

 

Ellington Financial Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ellington Financial Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ellington Financial Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Ellington Financial Inc. Quote

 

Sprague Resources LP (SRLP - Free Report) : This refined petroleum products and natural gas provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.4% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 14.7%, compared with the industry average of 9.1%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 12.2%.

 

Sprague Resources LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

Sprague Resources LP Dividend Yield (TTM)

Sprague Resources LP dividend-yield-ttm | Sprague Resources LP Quote

 

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