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Relatively High Dividend Yield Detected in Shares of Leggett & Platt in the Home Furnishings Industry (LEG, ETH, FLXS, LZB, HOFT)

By Amy Schwartz

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

Leggett & Platt ranks highest with a a dividend yield of 2.7%. Following is Ethan Allen Interiors with a a dividend yield of 2.0%. Flexsteel Industries ranks third highest with a a dividend yield of 1.5%.

La-Z-Boy follows with a a dividend yield of 1.5%, and Hooker Furniture rounds out the top five with a a dividend yield of 1.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Flexsteel Industries on August 24th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $44.40. Since that recommendation, shares of Flexsteel Industries have risen 12.4%. We continue to monitor Flexsteel Industries for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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