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Coca-Cola Enterprises has the Highest Earnings Yield in the Soft Drinks Industry (CCE, KO, PEP, DPS, COKE)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Soft Drinks 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.

Coca-Cola Enterprises ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 5.1%. Following is Coca-Cola with a an earnings yield of 4.8%. PepsiCo ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 4.5%.

Dr Pepper Snapple follows with a an earnings yield of 4.5%, and Coca-Cola Bottling Co Consolidated rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 3.0%.

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