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Star Gas Partners is Among the Companies in the Gas Utilities Industry With the Highest Earnings Yield (SGU, EGAS, SPH, NFG, GAS)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Gas Utilities 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.

Star Gas Partners ranks highest with a an earnings yield of 8.9%. Following is Energy with a an earnings yield of 5.7%. Suburban Propane ranks third highest with a an earnings yield of 5.4%.

National Fuel Gas follows with a an earnings yield of 5.4%, and Nicor rounds out the top five with a an earnings yield of 5.4%.

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