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The Internet of Things (IoT) presents massive growth opportunities, but some of the best investment opportunities tied to the technological transition are mature companies with reasonable valuations and strong returned income components rather than high-flying growth stocks.

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), IBM (NYSE:IBM), and Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) fit that bill and deserve the attention of income investors in 2017. Click through the presentation below to find out why.

Keith Noonan has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool owns shares of and recommends Qualcomm. The Motley Fool recommends Cisco Systems. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.