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Ferro is Among the Companies in the Specialty Chemicals Industry With the Lowest Earnings Yield (FOE, FTK, ALB, CYT, BCPC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Specialty Chemicals 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.

Ferro ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 1.9%. Following is Flotek Industries with a an earnings yield of 2.4%. Albemarle ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.4%.

Cytec Industries follows with a an earnings yield of 3.2%, and Balchem rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 3.3%.

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