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Genworth Financi has the Highest Forward Earnings Yield in the Life & Health Insurance Industry (GNW, UNM, LNC, AEL, PRU)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Life & Health Insurance industry with the highest 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.

Genworth Financi ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 23.5%. Following is Unum Group with a forward earnings yield of 18.7%. Lincoln Natl Crp ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 15.1%.

Amer Equity Invt follows with a forward earnings yield of 15.0%, and Prudentl Finl rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 14.0%.

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Ticker(s): GNW UNM LNC AEL PRU