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Allergan Plc is Among the Companies in the Pharmaceuticals Industry With the Lowest Earnings Yield (AGN, ANIP, CTLT, ZTS, LLY)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Pharmaceuticals industry with the lowest earnings yields. Earnings yield is useful to compare the relative benefit of owning a stock vs. owning other yield assets such as bonds. If the earnings yield is higher, stocks may be considered undervalued.

Allergan Plc ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 0.6%. Following is Ani Pharmaceutic with a an earnings yield of 1.6%. Catalent Inc ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.1%.

Zoetis Inc follows with a an earnings yield of 2.3%, and Eli Lilly & Co rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 3.6%.

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Keywords: lowest earnings yield allergan plc ani pharmaceutic catalent inc zoetis inc eli lilly & co

Ticker(s): AGN ANIP CTLT ZTS LLY