Lowest Earnings Yield in the Specialized Consumer Services Industry Detected in Shares of Service International (SCI, CLCT, STNR, CSV, WTW)
Below are the three companies in the Specialized Consumer 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.
Service International ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.7%. Collectors Universe is next with a an earnings yield of 4.8%. Steiner Leisure ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 5.0%.
Carriage Services follows with a an earnings yield of 5.4%, and Weight Watchers rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 5.8%.
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