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Top 5 Companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance Industry With the Highest Dividend Yield (ORIT, TRST, UBNK, PFS, BRKL)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Thrifts & Mortgage Finance industry with the highest dividend yields. Dividends can enhance returns for investors seeking income in addition to capital gains.

Oritani Financial ranks highest with a a dividend yield of 4.1%. Trustco Bank is next with a a dividend yield of 4.0%. United Financial Bancorp ranks third highest with a a dividend yield of 3.4%.

Provident Financial Services follows with a a dividend yield of 3.3%, and Brookline Bancorp rounds out the top five with a a dividend yield of 3.1%.

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Ticker(s): ORIT TRST UBNK PFS BRKL