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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 22nd

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, April 22nd:

Virtu Financial, Inc. (VIRT): This financial holding company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing nearly 11% over the last 60 days.

Virtu Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus

Virtu Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus
Virtu Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus

Virtu Financial, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Virtu Financial, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.08%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.80%.

Virtu Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Virtu Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Virtu Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Virtu Financial, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Virtu Financial, Inc. Quote

Waterstone Financial, Inc. (WSBF): This bank holding company for WaterStone Bank SSB has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.6% over the last 60 days.

Waterstone Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus

Waterstone Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus
Waterstone Financial, Inc. Price and Consensus

Waterstone Financial, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Waterstone Financial, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 3.91%, compared with the industry average of 2.38%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.71%.

Waterstone Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Waterstone Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Waterstone Financial, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Waterstone Financial, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Waterstone Financial, Inc. Quote

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. (FGBI): This company that offers personalized commercial banking services to businesses, professionals and individuals has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 12.4% over the last 60 days.

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Price and Consensus
First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Price and Consensus

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. price-consensus-chart | First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 3.85%, compared with the industry average of 2.02%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.28%.

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | First Guaranty Bancshares, Inc. Quote

Evans Bancorp, Inc. (EVBN): This financial holding company for Evans Bank, N.A. has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 21.1% over the last 60 days.

Evans Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus

Evans Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus
Evans Bancorp, Inc. Price and Consensus

Evans Bancorp, Inc. price-consensus-chart | Evans Bancorp, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 3.37%, compared with the industry average of 1.93%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.85%.

Evans Bancorp, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Evans Bancorp, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)
Evans Bancorp, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Evans Bancorp, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Evans Bancorp, Inc. Quote

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