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Highest Earnings Yield in the Footwear Industry Detected in Shares of Rocky Brands (RCKY, DECK, NKE, SKX, SHOO)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Footwear 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.

Rocky Brands ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 10.7%. Deckers Outdoor is next with a an earnings yield of 7.6%. NIKE ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 7.5%.

Skechers U.S.A. follows with a an earnings yield of 5.4%, and Steven Madden rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 5.2%.

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Ticker(s): RCKY DECK NKE SKX SHOO