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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 8th

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Here are four stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, March 8th:

Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (OAK): This global investment management firm has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 6.8% 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 6.9%, compared with the industry average of 3.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 5.9%.

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

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (ARR): This real estate investment trust that invests in residential mortgage backed securities has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 1.6% over the last 60 days.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Price and Consensus

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. price-consensus-chart | ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 11.8%, compared with the industry average of 8.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 13.1%.

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. dividend-yield-ttm | ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Quote

Braemar Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (BHR): This real estate investment trust that invests in luxury hotels and resorts has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 5.3% over the last 60 days.

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Price and Consensus

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Price and Consensus

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. price-consensus-chart | BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Quote

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 5.1%, compared with the industry average of 4.3%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.8%.

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Dividend Yield (TTM)

BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. dividend-yield-ttm | BRAEMAR HOTELS & RESORTS INC. Quote

Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM): This real estate investment trust haswitnessed 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 company has a dividend yield of 10.8%, compared with the industry average of 8.3%. 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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