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Relatively High Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of Credicorp in the Diversified Banks Industry (BAP, C, BLX, JPM, BAC)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Diversified Banks 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.

Credicorp ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 23.7%. Citigroup is next with a an earnings yield of 11.4%. Banco Latinoamericano de Exportaciones ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 10.7%.

JPMorgan Chase follows with a an earnings yield of 9.0%, and Bank of America rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 9.0%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Credicorp on January 28th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $97.30. Since that recommendation, shares of Credicorp have risen 61.4%. We continue to monitor Credicorp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): BAP C BLX JPM BAC