American Equity Investment is Among the Companies in the Life & Health Insurance Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (AEL, MET, NWLI, LNC, PFG)
Below are the three companies in the Life & Health Insurance industry with the highest 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.
American Equity Investment ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 14.3%. Following is MetLife with a an earnings yield of 13.0%. National Western Life Insurance ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 12.8%.
Lincoln National follows with a an earnings yield of 11.8%, and Principal Financial Group rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 8.7%.
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