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Amplify Snack Br is Among the Companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry With the Lowest Forward Earnings Yield (BETR, BUFF, JJSF, LANC, MKC)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats 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.

Amplify Snack Br ranks lowest with a forward earnings yield of 2.1%. Blue Buffalo Pet is next with a forward earnings yield of 3.0%. J & J Snack Food ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 3.0%.

Lancaster Colony follows with a forward earnings yield of 3.1%, and Mccormick-N/V rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 3.2%.

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Ticker(s): BETR BUFF JJSF LANC MKC