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Relatively Low Earnings Yield Detected in Shares of Core-Mark Holdin in the Distributors Industry (CORE, POOL, GPC, WEYS, LKQ)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Distributors 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.

Core-Mark Holdin ranks lowest with a an earnings yield of 2.1%. Following is Pool Corp with a an earnings yield of 2.4%. Genuine Parts Co ranks third lowest with a an earnings yield of 4.6%.

Weyco Group follows with a an earnings yield of 5.8%, and Lkq Corp rounds out the bottom five with a an earnings yield of 6.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Core-Mark Holdin on January 9th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $27.30. Since that recommendation, shares of Core-Mark Holdin have risen 33.5%. We continue to monitor Core-Mark Holdin for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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