Shares of DeVry Rank the Highest in Terms of Earnings Yield in the Education Services Industry (DV, APOL, STRA, APEI, LOPE)
Below are the three companies in the Education Services 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.
DeVry ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 10.8%. Apollo Group is next with a an earnings yield of 9.9%. Strayer Education ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 7.1%.
American Public Education follows with a an earnings yield of 6.8%, and Grand Canyon Education rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 6.4%.
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