Diversification is helping certain subprime lenders stand out from the crowd.

A case in point is American Business Financial Services Inc., Bala Cynwyd, Pa., which was rewarded for its diversified pool with a "buy" rating from Prudential Securities analyst Jennifer Scutti. American Business makes small-business and home equity loans and has an equipment leasing division and a bank partnership program.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.