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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for January 14th

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

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY - Free Report) : This developer and manufacturer of biopharmaceutical products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.76%, compared with the industry average of 2.65%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.71%.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV - Free Report) : This business development company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

Apollo Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 10.25%, compared with the industry average of 8.38%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.49%.

Apollo Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

The Buckle, Inc. (BKE - Free Report) : This retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.7% over the last 60 days.

Buckle, Inc. (The) Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.62%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.22%.

Buckle, Inc. (The) Dividend Yield (TTM)

The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE - Free Report) : This agriculture company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 64.6% over the last 60 days.

The Andersons, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.84%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.92%.

The Andersons, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

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