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Highest Earnings Yield in the Semiconductors Industry Detected in Shares of Micron Technology (MU, CSIQ, IMOS, TSL, FSLR)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductors 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.

Micron Technology ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 23.3%. Following is Canadian Solar with a an earnings yield of 18.5%. ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES Bermuda ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 9.1%.

Trina Solar follows with a an earnings yield of 9.0%, and First Solar rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 8.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of First Solar on April 5th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $64.14. Since that call, shares of First Solar have fallen 4.0%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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