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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 28th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 27th:

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 6.09%, compared with the industry average of 3.35%. 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

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (FCF): This consumer and commercial banking services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 0.9% over the last 60 days.

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Price and Consensus

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Price and Consensus

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation price-consensus-chart | First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.18%, compared with the industry average of 1.77%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.76%.

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | First Commonwealth Financial 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 10.31%, compared with the industry average of 8.32%. 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

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