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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for May 23rd

Zacks Equity Research

Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, May 23rd:

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR): This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 11.9% over the last 60 days.

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

Arbor Realty Trust price-consensus-chart | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.70%, compared with the industry average of 4.20%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 8.54%.

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust dividend-yield-ttm | Arbor Realty Trust Quote

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. (APAM): This publicly owned investment management company has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 8.4% over the last 60 days.

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Price and Consensus

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Price and Consensus

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. price-consensus-chart | Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 8.59%, compared with the industry average of 2.95%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 6.94%.

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Quote

Aegon N.V. (AEG): This provider of insurance, pensions, and asset management services has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 2.5% over the last 60 days.

Aegon NV Price and Consensus

Aegon NV Price and Consensus

Aegon NV price-consensus-chart | Aegon NV Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) company has a dividend yield of 6.04%, compared with the industry average of 2.42%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 4.17%.

Aegon NV Dividend Yield (TTM)

Aegon NV Dividend Yield (TTM)

Aegon NV dividend-yield-ttm | Aegon NV Quote

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