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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 25th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 25th:

Acme United Corporation (ACU): This provider of measuring, first aid and sharpening products has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.4% over the last 60 days.

Acme United Corporation. Price and Consensus

Acme United Corporation. Price and Consensus

Acme United Corporation. price-consensus-chart | Acme United Corporation. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 2.96%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2%.

Acme United Corporation. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Acme United Corporation. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Acme United Corporation. dividend-yield-ttm | Acme United Corporation. Quote

Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.4% over the last 60 days.

Chimera Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Chimera Investment Corporation Price and Consensus

Chimera Investment Corporation price-consensus-chart | Chimera Investment Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 10.52%, compared with the industry average of 8.29%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 11.8%.

Chimera Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Chimera Investment Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Chimera Investment Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Chimera Investment Corporation Quote

Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB): This diversified financial services company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.4% over the last 60 days.

Fifth Third Bancorp Price and Consensus

Fifth Third Bancorp Price and Consensus

Fifth Third Bancorp price-consensus-chart | Fifth Third Bancorp Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.57%, compared with the industry average of 2.88%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.48%.

Fifth Third Bancorp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Fifth Third Bancorp Dividend Yield (TTM)

Fifth Third Bancorp dividend-yield-ttm | Fifth Third Bancorp Quote

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (OAK): This global investment management firm has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.1% over the last 60 days.

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Price and Consensus

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Price and Consensus

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC price-consensus-chart | Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.11%, compared with the industry average of 3.21%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.88%.

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Dividend Yield (TTM)

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC dividend-yield-ttm | Oaktree Capital Group, LLC Quote

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