Looking for a top-notch income stock to buy and hold? Our team of Fools thinks you should give these four companies a closer look.
Most income investors are naturally drawn to the stocks that offer up high yields. That's understandable, but oftentimes, a market-topping yield can be a sign that a business is in trouble. For that reason, investors need to be picky about which dividend stocks they choose to buy.
To aid you in your search, we asked a team of Fools to share a high-yield stock they think is a great buy-and-hold candidate. Read on to see why they highlighted Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM), Brookfield Property Partners (NYSE:BPY), Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), NextEra Energy Partners (NYSE:NEP).