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Newell Rubbermaid has the Lowest Forward Earnings Yield in the Housewares & Specialties Industry (NWL, JAH, LCUT, TUP, LBY)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Housewares & Specialties industry with the lowest forward earnings yields. Using projected earnings for the current fiscal year, the forward earnings yield is useful to compare a stock's return vs. owning a similar stock or other yield assets (e.g. bonds). Generally, the higher the earnings yield, the more undervalued the stock.

Newell Rubbermaid ranks lowest with a forward earnings yield of 4.6%. Jarden is next with a forward earnings yield of 4.6%. Lifetime Brands ranks third lowest with a forward earnings yield of 6.6%.

Tupperware Brands follows with a forward earnings yield of 8.0%, and Libbey rounds out the bottom five with a forward earnings yield of 13.7%.

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