Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, September 1st:

American National Bankshares Inc. AMNB: This bank holding company for American National Bank and Trust Company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.3% over the last 60 days.

 

American National Bankshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

American National Bankshares, Inc. price-consensus-chart | American National Bankshares, Inc. Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.16%, compared with the industry average of 1.90%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.15%.

 

American National Bankshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

American National Bankshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

American National Bankshares, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | American National Bankshares, Inc. Quote

 

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. HVT: This full-service home furnishings retailer has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 23.1% over the last 60 days.

 

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Price and Consensus

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.81%, compared with the industry average of 0.40%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.21%.

 

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Haverty Furniture Companies, Inc. Quote

 

City Holding Company CHCO: This holding company for City National Bank of West Virginia has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 15% over the last 60 days.

 

City Holding Company Price and Consensus

City Holding Company Price and Consensus

City Holding Company price-consensus-chart | City Holding Company Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.98%, compared with the industry average of 1.90%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.93%.

 

City Holding Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

City Holding Company Dividend Yield (TTM)

City Holding Company dividend-yield-ttm | City Holding Company Quote

 

Horizon Bancorp, Inc. HBNC: This bank holding company for Horizon Bank has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 7.3% over the last 60 days.

 

Horizon Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus

Horizon Bancorp IN Price and Consensus

Horizon Bancorp, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Horizon Bancorp, Inc. Quote

 

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 2.91%, compared with the industry average of 2.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.56%.

 

Horizon Bancorp, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Horizon Bancorp IN Dividend Yield (TTM)

Horizon Bancorp, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Horizon Bancorp, Inc. Quote

 

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