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

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 11.8%. Crown Holdings is next with a forward earnings yield of 7.1%. Silgan Holdings ranks third highest with a forward earnings yield of 5.7%.

Greif follows with a forward earnings yield of 5.2%, and Ball rounds out the top five with a forward earnings yield of 4.8%.

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Keywords: highest forward earnings yield owens-illinois crown holdings silgan holdings greif ball

Ticker(s): OI CCK SLGN GEF BLL