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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for October 18th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, October 18th:

Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure Investors LLC (FTAI - Free Report) : This transport equipment and infrastructure company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.5% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.7%, compared with the industry average of 0.0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 8.3%.

Black Stone Minerals, L.P. (BSM - Free Report) : This natural gas company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 11.2%, compared with the industry average of 11.1%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.7%.

Costamare Inc. (CMRE - Free Report) : This shipping company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.1% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 5.8%, compared with the industry average of 0.0%. Its five-year average dividend yield is nearly 7.8%.

Costamare Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Costamare Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

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Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI - Free Report) : This media company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing nearly 7% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 5.9%, compared with the industry average of 0.4%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.6%.

Gannett Co., Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Gannett Co., Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

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