IHS Inc is Among the Companies in the Research and Consulting Services Industry With the Lowest Earnings Yield (IHS, EFX, MG, EXPO, VRSK)
Below are the three companies in the Research and Consulting Services 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.
IHS Inc ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.7%. Following is Equifax with a an earnings yield of 2.9%. Mistras Group ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.9%.
Exponent follows with a an earnings yield of 3.1%, and Verisk Analytics rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 3.7%.
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