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Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for December 14th

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Here are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, December 14th:

Financial Institutions, Inc. (FISI - Free Report) : This holding company for Five Star Bank, has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 14.7% over the last 60 days.

Financial Institutions, Inc. Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 4.63%, compared with the industry average of 2.22%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 3.38%.

Financial Institutions, Inc. Dividend Yield (TTM)

Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR - Free Report) : This real estate investment trust has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 12.5% over the last 60 days.

Arbor Realty Trust Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #2 company has a dividend yield of 9.18%, compared with the industry average of 3.57%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 9.48%.

Arbor Realty Trust Dividend Yield (TTM)

Banner Corporation (BANR - Free Report) : This bank holding company for Banner Bank and Islanders Bank has witnessed the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 12.3% over the last 60 days.

Banner Corporation Price and Consensus

This Zacks Rank #1 company has a dividend yield of 3.67%, compared with the industry average of 2.59%. Its five-year average dividend yield is 2.48%.

Banner Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

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