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Best income stocks to buy for May 25

HThere are three stocks with buy rank and strong income characteristics for investors to consider today, May 25:

Prospect Capital PSEC: This closed-end investment company that lends and invests in micro-cap and private public companies has seen the Zacks consensus estimate for its current-year earnings rise nearly 3.9% over the of the last 60 days.

Prospect Capital Corporation Pricing and Consensus

Prospect Capital Corporation Price Consensus Chart | Quote from Prospect Capital Corporation

This Zacks No. 1 (Strong Buy) company has a dividend yield of 9.77%, compared to an industry average of 2.78%.

Prospect Capital Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Prospect Capital Corporation Dividend Yield (TTM)

Prospect Capital Corporation yield-dividend-ttm | Quote from Prospect Capital Corporation

ProhibitionColombia CIB: Colombia’s largest bank by assets and the largest market share in deposit and loan products, saw the Zacks consensus estimate for current-year earnings increase by 15, 8% in the last 60 days.

Price and consensus of BanColombia SA

Price and consensus of BanColombia SA

BanColombia SA Price Consensus Chart | Quote from BanColombia SA

This Zacks #1 ranked company has a dividend yield of 7.97%, compared to the industry average of 3.82%.

BanColombia SA (TTM) Dividend Yield

BanColombia SA (TTM) Dividend Yield

BanColombia SA yield-dividend-ttm | Quote from BanColombia SA

Independent bank IBCP: This bank primarily serves rural and suburban communities located in Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current-year earnings rise 10.4% in the past 60 days.

Independent Banking Company Price and Consensus

Independent Banking Company Price and Consensus

Independent Bank Corporation Price Consensus Chart | Independent Banking Company Quote

This Zacks #1 ranked company has a dividend yield of 4.57%, compared to the industry average of 2.68%.

Independent Banking Corporation (TTM) Dividend Yield

Independent Banking Corporation (TTM) Dividend Yield

Independent Bank Corporation dividend-yield-ttm | Independent Banking Company Quote

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