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Highest Dividend Yield in the Research and Consulting Services Industry Detected in Shares of Acacia Research (ACTG, RECN, DNB, EXPO, EFX)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Research and Consulting Services industry with the highest dividend yields. Dividends can enhance returns for investors seeking income in addition to capital gains.

Acacia Research ranks highest with a a dividend yield of 8.5%. Following is Resources Connection with a a dividend yield of 2.2%. Dun & Bradstreet ranks third highest with a a dividend yield of 1.7%.

Exponent follows with a a dividend yield of 1.2%, and Equifax rounds out the top five with a a dividend yield of 1.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Acacia Research on August 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $5.53. Since that recommendation, shares of Acacia Research have risen 18.2%. We continue to monitor Acacia Research for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): ACTG RECN DNB EXPO EFX