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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 12th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 12th:

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 10.54%, compared with the industry average of 8.44%. 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

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (OAK): This global investment management firm has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 10.3% 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 6.87%, compared with the industry average of 3.28%. 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

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC): This marketing, advertising and communications services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.9% over the last 60 days.

Omnicom Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Omnicom Group Inc. Price and Consensus

Omnicom Group Inc. price-consensus-chart | Omnicom Group Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.44%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.79%.

Omnicom Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Omnicom Group Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Omnicom Group Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Omnicom Group Inc. Quote

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