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Lowest Earnings Yield in the Integrated Telecommunication Services Industry Detected in Shares of SBA Communications (SBAC, CNSL, ATNI, T, CTL)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Integrated Telecommunication 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.

SBA Communications ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 0.5%. Following is Consolidated Communications with a an earnings yield of 1.9%. Atlantic Tele-Network ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.3%.

AT&T follows with a an earnings yield of 5.4%, and CenturyTel rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 6.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of SBA Communications on December 19th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $103.02. Since that recommendation, shares of SBA Communications have risen 20.1%. We continue to monitor SBA Communications for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): SBAC CNSL ATNI T CTL