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Owens-Illinois is Among the Companies in the Metal & Glass Containers Industry With the Highest Forward Earnings Yield (OI, BERY, GEF, CCK, SLGN)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Metal & Glass Containers industry with the highest 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.

Owens-Illinois ranks highest with a forward earnings yield of 21.0%. Following is Berry Global Gro with a forward earnings yield of 8.0%. Greif Inc-Cl A ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 7.9%.

Crown Holdings I follows with a forward earnings yield of 7.6%, and Silgan Holdings rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 7.0%.

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Keywords: highest forward earnings yield owens-illinois berry global gro greif inc-cl a crown holdings i silgan holdings

Ticker(s): OI BERY GEF CCK SLGN