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Lowest Earnings Yield in the Household Appliances Industry Detected in Shares of iRobot (IRBT, HELE, SODA, WHR, NC)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Household Appliances 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.

iRobot ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 3.1%. Helen of Troy is next with a an earnings yield of 4.6%. SodaStream International ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 5.8%.

Whirlpool follows with a an earnings yield of 6.1%, and NACCO Industries rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 6.4%.

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