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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for February 27th

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

Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC): This marketing, advertising and communications services provider has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 3.17%, compared with the industry average of 0.00%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.79%.

Ready Capital Corp (RC): This real estate finance company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.7% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 10.00%, compared with the industry average of 8.08%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 10.06%.

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK): This vaccines and over-the-counter medicines manufacturer has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3.2% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 5.82%, compared with the industry average of 2.77%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.28%.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV): This sporting goods retailer has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 33.3% over the last 60 days.

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 5.08%, compared with the industry average of 0.18%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.22%.

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