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Shares of Leggett & Platt Rank the Highest in Terms of Dividend Yield in the Home Furnishings Industry (LEG, ETH, FLXS, LZB, HOFT)

By Shiri Gupta

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 its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Hooker Furniture on April 7th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $29.48. Since that call, shares of Hooker Furniture have fallen 21.4%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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