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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 17th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, July 17th:

Plains GP Holdings, L.P. (PAGP - Free Report) : This midstream energy infrastructure operator has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 17.6% over the last 60 days.

Plains Group Holdings, L.P. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 5.73%, compared with the industry average of 5.27%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.05%.

Plains Group Holdings, L.P. Dividend Yield (TTM)

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC - Free Report) : This company that is engaged in theatrical exhibition business has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.8% over the last 60 days.

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.18%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.91%.

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BHP Group (BBL - Free Report) : This explorer and developer of oil and gas properties has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.8% over the last 60 days.

BHP Billiton PLC Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.39%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.19%.

BHP Billiton PLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

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