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Best Income Stocks to Buy for October 25th

WABC, RL, MRO, and HWC made it to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) income stocks list on October 25, 2021.

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, October 25th:

- Zacks

Westamerica Bancorporation WABC: This bank holding company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.3% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.87%, compared with the industry average of 2.11%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.73%.

 

Westamerica Bancorporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Westamerica Bancorporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Westamerica Bancorporation dividend-yield-ttm | Westamerica Bancorporation Quote

 

Ralph Lauren Corporation RL: This company that designs, markets, and distributes lifestyle products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.3% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.33%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.89%.

 

Ralph Lauren Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ralph Lauren Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Ralph Lauren Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Ralph Lauren Corporation Quote

 

Marathon Oil Corporation MRO: This independent exploration and production company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.5% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 1.21%, compared with the industry average of 1.15%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 1.35%.

 

Marathon Oil Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Marathon Oil Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Marathon Oil Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Marathon Oil Corporation Quote

 

Hancock Whitney Corporation HWC: This company that provides a range of banking products and services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 4.5% over the last 60 days.

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.09%, compared with the industry average of 1.92%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.80%.

 

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