Relatively Low Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of Clearwater Paper in the Paper Products Industry (CLW, NP, GLT, IP, KS)
Below are the three companies in the Paper Products industry with the lowest 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.
Clearwater Paper ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 5.0%. Following is Neenah Paper with a an earnings yield of 5.6%. Glatfelter ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 5.7%.
International Paper follows with a an earnings yield of 6.4%, and KapStone Paper and Packaging rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 8.2%.
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