Shares of Cowen Group Rank the Highest in Terms of Earnings Yield in the Investment Banking & Brokerage Industry (COWN, GS, LAZ, ITG, LPLA)
Below are the three companies in the Investment Banking & Brokerage 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.
Cowen Group ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 37.5%. Goldman Sachs Group is next with a an earnings yield of 11.3%. Lazard ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 9.9%.
Investment Technology Group follows with a an earnings yield of 8.0%, and LPL Investment Holdings rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 7.0%.
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