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Relatively High Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of Avnet in the Technology Distributors Industry (AVT, ARW, WSTG, AXE, PCCC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Technology Distributors industry with the highest 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.

Avnet ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 11.0%. Following is Arrow Electronics with a an earnings yield of 9.5%. Wayside Technology ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 7.6%.

Anixter International follows with a an earnings yield of 7.3%, and PC Connection rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 7.0%.

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