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Allegiant Travel is Among the Companies in the Airlines Industry With the Lowest Forward Earnings Yield (ALGT, SKYW, ALK, LUV, SAVE)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Airlines industry with the lowest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.

Allegiant Travel ranks lowest with a forward earnings yield of 6.4%. Following is Skywest Inc with a forward earnings yield of 7.2%. Alaska Air Group ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 7.6%.

Southwest Air follows with a forward earnings yield of 7.8%, and Spirit Airlines rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 8.2%.

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Ticker(s): ALGT SKYW ALK LUV SAVE